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Expected to Pass East of Jamaica

Published 2nd October 2016, 10:29am

ISSUED AT 10:00 AM OCTOBER 02ND 2016

The National Hurricane Center in Miami Florida is issuing advisories on Hurricane Matthew. Which at 10 a.m., was located at 14.0 N 74.6 W or about 310 miles SSE of Kingston, Jamaica or 523 miles SE of the Sister Islands. Matthew is moving west at 3 mph with maximum sustained winds of 140 mph.

Residents are urged to continue to monitor this system through information released by the Cayman Islands National Weather Service.

OUTLOOK

Based on the 10 a.m. information Hurricane Matthew is expected to pass 340 miles east of the Sister Islands Tuesday afternoon. Any weather impact will be covered in the daily weather forecast.