This bulletin is being issued for information
only, and reflects the current situation and details available at this
time. The Antigua and Barbuda Red Cross Society, the Saint Kitts and Nevis
Red Cross Society and the Overseas Branches of the Netherlands, British
and French Red Cross Societies, with the support of the International Federation
of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), has determined that external
assistance is not required, and is therefore not seeking funding or other
assistance from donors at this time.
Category 4 Hurricane Earl with sustained
winds at 120 mph has passed through the northern Leeward Islands in the
eastern Caribbean. Since late Sunday afternoon, rain and heavy winds continued
to affect the islands as reports of damage continue to come in.