world : Hurricane makes landfall as Caribbean braces for days ahead

world : Hurricane makes landfall as Caribbean braces for days ahead
world : Hurricane makes landfall as Caribbean braces for days ahead

Monday 1 July 2024 10:31 PM

Nafeza 2 world - Meteorologists have also remarked on how quickly Beryl developed.

The storm strengthened from a tropical depression into a major hurricane - category three or above - in only 42 hours, hurricane expert Sam Lillo told Associated Press news agency.

Much of the region has heeded the warnings.

Shops have closed and people have stocked up on fuel and groceries.

Grenada issued a state of emergency and St Lucia imposed a "national shutdown", ordering schools and businesses to remain closed.

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