Section of Checkhall on Sunday morning

Section of Checkhall on Sunday morning

Dominica is still being affected by an active tropical wave and the flash flood watch issued at 12 p.m. on Sunday 4th September, is still in effect.

Flash Flood Watch means Flash Flooding is possible.

This latest advisory has come from the Meteorological Service in a bulletin which was issued at 6.00 p.m. on Sunday.

A westward moving tropical wave will continue to generate shower and thunderstorm activity with gusty winds across Dominica and parts of the Lesser Antilles during tonight and Monday.

Persons in areas prone to flooding, landslides and falling rocks are advised to be vigilant and to exercise extreme caution as flash flooding is possible.

Moderate to rough sea conditions are expected during the next 12 to 24 hours with waves peaking near 10.0 feet.

As a result, a small craft advisory is in effect for above normal seas and gusty winds. Small craft operators and sea bathers are advised to exercise extreme caution.

This watch may be further extended or upgraded should conditions become necessary.