Safety & Security
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SITUATION UPDATE -- 9:00 pm
Local law enforcement authorities supported by the Regional Security System have brought the internal security situation under control.
TIME: 10 pm
The Event: Hurricane Ivan a Category 3 system with sustained winds of 115mph impacted Grenada on Tuesday September 7, 2004 leaving a trail of damage. All utilities were knocked out but limited communication has been restored with the Emergency Operation Centre (EOC). Hurricane Ivan has cleared the island and is now headed towards Jamaica where a hurricane watch is in effect.