storm previously battered various eastern Caribbean islands, with one death reported in the French territory of Guadeloupe.
Residents warned of heavy rain, potential landslides, severe flooding and power outagesTropical Storm Fiona was expected to become a hurricane as it neared Puerto Rico on Saturday, threatening to dump up to 20 inches (51cm) of rain as people braced for potential landslides, severe flooding and power outages.The
Regional prefect Alexandre Rochatte told reporters on Saturday that the body was found on the side of a road after floods washed away a home in the capital of Basse-Terre.
Source: the guardian
Summary automatically generated by NewSUM A.I. from the following sources:
- Puerto Rico under hurricane warning as tropical storm Fiona nears (the guardian)
- Puerto Rico under hurricane warning as TS Fiona approaches (washington times)