Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2004/132
OCHA Situation Report No. 2
1 September 2004
This message is not an official hurricane
warning or alert for any country.
1. The National Weather Center
in Miami reports that at 15:00 GMT today, the center of Hurricane Frances
was located near latitude 21.7 North, longitude 69.8 West or about 85 miles
(135 km) East of Grand Turk Island and 735 miles (1,180 km) east-southeast
of the Florida east coast.
2. A Hurricane Warning has been
issued for the central Bahamas, which includes Cat, Exumas, Long Islands,