Tropical Storm Fiona A Flood Threat To Caribbean, Including Puerto Rico
It will produce flooding rain and strong wind gusts in the Leeward Islands.
Tropical storm conditions are expected across the Leeward Islands within the warning area starting this afternoon (September 16)
Heavy rains from Fiona will reach the Leeward Islands by this evening, spreading to the British and U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico Saturday
Fiona is expected to strengthen gradually over the northeastern Caribbean Sea, and it could be near hurricane strength
Fiona is forecast to strengthen after moving across Hispaniola early next week
A model in which 1000 plausible scenarios are constructed using the official NHC tropical cyclone forecast and its historical errors.
This graphic shows how the size of the storm has changed, and the areas potentially affected so far by sustained winds of tropical storm force.
This graphic shows an approximate representation of coastal areas under a hurricane warning (red), hurricane watch (pink), tropical storm warning (blue) and tropical storm watch (yellow)
This graphic shows the areas potentially being affected by the sustained winds of tropical storm force (in orange) and hurricane force (in red)
Live Storm Fiona