15 October 2008
Hurricane on Guadeloupe, Saint Martin and Saint-Barthélemy islands
|Type of Event:||Hurricane|
|Location of Event:||Guadeloupe, Saint Martin and Saint-Barthélemy|
|Date of Charter Activation:||15/10/2008|
|Charter Requestor:||DSC / COGIC|
Hurricane Omar crossed the northern Leeward Islands as a major Category 3 storm. Warnings are being issued for other islands in the Caribbean Sea as the hurricane moves northeastward.