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Friday, October 22

Flood fear - Rains from Richard expected to pound Ja

JamaicaObserver.com: "JAMAICA, already facing a $12-billion repair bill for damage caused by last month’s flood rains from Tropical Storm Nicole, was last night bracing for another battering with the development of Tropical Storm Richard south-west of the island.
By last night rains from Richard — the 17th named storm of the Atlantic Hurricane Season, which is forecast to develop into a hurricane tomorrow — had begun affecting western parishes, inundating roadways and causing huge landslips."
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