Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2002/0186
OCHA Situation Report No. 3
Hurricane Isidore - The Caribbean
20 September 2002
This message is not an official hurricane
warning or alert for any country.
1. The National Weather Center
in Miami reports that Isidore is strengthening as it heads for Cuba and
has become the second hurricane of the 2002 season.
2. At 15:00 GMT today, the center
of Hurricane Isidore was located near latitude 21.7 north and longitude
83.9 west about 160 km southwest of Havana, Cuba. Maximum sustained winds
are near 165 km/h.
3. A Hurricane Warning remains