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Flood in British Virgin Islands

Monday, 16 November 2009

Type of Event:
Flood
Location of Event:
British Virgin Islands
Date of Charter Activation:
16/11/2009
Charter Requestor:
UK Cabinet Office – CCS on behalf of Department of Disaster Management, British Virgin Islands

Description of the event

Heavy rains and thunderstorms are affecting the British Virgin Islands. The soil is already heavily saturated, and the Territory is under a Flash Flood Warning.
Conditions are dangerous due to obstructed vision from heavy rains and slippery roads.