Cuba - Hurricane "Irene"
OCHA-Geneva Situation Report No. 1
14 October 1999
This message is not an official hurricane
warning or alert for any country.
1. Hurricane "Irene", a category
one hurricane, according to the Saffir-Simpson Scale (1-5 rating scale)
is moving towards Cuba.
2. According to the National Weather
Service in Miami, Florida, at 1200 GMT, 14 October 1999, a hurricane warning
was in effect for Western Cuba including the provinces of Pinar del rio,
Havana, Matanzas and the Isle of Youth. A hurricane warning is also in