Friday 18 October, 2019

UPDATE: Tropical Storm Bret 80 km from Trinidad

The Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service said Tropical Storm conditions can be expected over the next 12 hours. 

In its latest release issued at 9 pm, the Met Office said at 8 pm Tropical Storm Bret was located 80 km Southeast of Trinidad.

The storm is moving West/Northwest at 40 km/hr and is expected to slow down over the next 48 hours.

The Met Office said on the forecast track, Bret is expected to move near or over Trinidad and the Eastern coast of Venezuela tonight and early Tuesday.

Maximum sustained winds are near 65 km/hr with higher gusts. Little change is forecast over the next 48 hours. 

Another advisory will be issued at midnight.

 

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