Warnings for hurricane MATTHEW extended to USA

Hurricane MATTHEW is currently causing heavy rains, strong winds and some flooding in the southern peninsula of Haiti. An unknown number of people are missing. Storm warnings have been issued for more cities, including southern Florida. Cities that are or may be affected in the next few days include Port-au-Prince, Santiago De Cuba, Nassau, San Salvador, Freeport, Monte Cristi, West Palm Beach, Miami, Orlando, Jacksonville, Charleston, and Savannah.

Advice For Travellers

Hurricane MATTHEW is an extremely strong hurricane (strongest category). This slow moving storm will bring heavy rain, very strong winds and ocean surges. Travellers in the path of this storm should take special precautions and monitor local meteorological and emergency reports.