UPDATE: Climate service points flood warning

UPDATE: Weather service issues flood warning


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The Cayman Islands National Weather Service has issued a flood warning, which is expected to remain in effect until Sunday evening as heavy rains are forecast over the weekend.

CANCELLATIONS

  • The 20th Annual Silent Witness March postponed
  • Port Authority public auction postponed to 31 October
  • Older Persons Month Walkabout in George Town, scheduled for Saturday, has been postponed
  • National Trust ‘Bats and Bonfire’ evening scheduled for Saturday, has been postponed.

In a severe weather bulletin issued Friday morning, the weather service noted that the National Hurricane Center in Miami, Florida, had marked a broad area of low pressure located just southwest of Grand Cayman as a tropical disturbance, with a 50% chance of cyclone formation in the next 48 hours and a 60% chance of formation in five days.

National Weather Service Meteorologist…