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220 miles SSE of Kingston

Published 3rd October 2016, 8:50am

The National Hurricane Center in Miami Florida is issuing advisories on Hurricane Matthew. Which at 7 a.m., was located at 15.4 N 74.9 W or about 220 miles SSE of Kingston, Jamaica or 439 miles SE of the Sister Islands. Matthew is moving north at 6 mph with maximum sustained winds of 130 mph.

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


Based on the 7 a.m. information Hurricane Matthew is expected to pass 336 miles east of the Sister Islands Tuesday evening. Any weather impact will be covered in the daily weather forecast.