12 September 2018

Hurricane season: FCO issues travel alert for Caribbean 
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 

The UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office has issued a hurricane warning to holidaymakers in and travelling to the Caribbean for later this week.

Hurricane Isaac is forecast to reach the Caribbean on or around Thursday, September 13, affecting regions including Barbados, the Dominican Republic, St Lucia, Haiti, Grenada and the British Virgin Islands.

Travellers are urged to keep abreast of local and international weather updates from the US National Hurricane Centre as well as information regarding possible evacuations.

Travellers who need urgent help from the UK government are encouraged to contact the nearest British Embassy, Consulate or High Commission.