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Tropical Storm Bret – Update 2

Tropical Shipping is closely monitoring Tropical Storm Bret.


  • Dominica and St. Lucia to close today at 12 noon.
  • Barbados will close at 3 pm today.
  • No closures have been announced for St. Vincent.


Tropical Shipping will continue to provide updates to our vessel schedules and facilities operations as Tropical Storm Bret moves through our service area.


From the National Hurricane Center –


  • Bret is forecast to approach the Lesser Antilles today and then move across those islands this evening and tonight as a strong tropical storm.
  • A Hurricane Watch and a Tropical Storm Warning are in effect for St. Lucia, and a Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Martinique and Dominica. There is risk of flooding from heavy rainfall, strong winds, and dangerous waves along the coast within the warning area. A Tropical Storm Watch remain in effect for Barbados and St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Additional watches or warnings are possible for some islands in the Lesser Antilles later today.

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