At 2 a.m. today, the centre of the category
one hurricane Debby was located near latitude 19.5 north, longitude 68.1
west or about 385 km south-east of Grand Turk island. Debby has been moving
in the west-north-west direction during the past few hours. The maximum
sustained winds remain around 120 km/hr, with stronger gusts. No significant
change in strength is expected while Debby remains north of Hispaniola.
A hurricane warning is in effect for
the south-east and central Bahamas, the Turks and Caico Islands and for