Irma continues to lash Bimini & Andros with outer rain bands
By Bahamas Department Of Meteorology
Sep 9, 2017 - 10:37:10 PM
Nassau, The Bahamas – A Hurricane Warning Remains In Effect For Grand Bahama, Bimini And Andros As Hurricane Irma Continues To Lash Those Islands In The Northwest Bahamas.
A Hurricane Warning Means That Hurricane Conditions Are Affecting Or Can Affect The Aforementioned Areas Within 36 Hours.
Extensive Flooding Can Be Expected As Irma Is Forecast To Produce Rainfall Amounts Of 3 To 6 Inches Over Andros And Bimini.
The Combination Of Storm Surge And Large Waves Can Raise Water Levels By As Much As 3 To 6 Feet Above The Normal Tide. Residents Living Near The Coast Should Remain Vigilant Particularly Those Near The South Coast Of West End, Grand Bahama And Bimini.
See Below: Details In Alert #38 Issued By The Bahamas Department Of Meteorology Issued Saturday, September 9, 2017 At 9pm.
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