NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TROPICAL STORM WARNING ISSUED FOR ST. VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES – SHUT DOWN OF ALL ACTIVITIES – BUSINESSES AND PUBLIC SERVICE IMMEDIATELY
A full closure of all government buildings, businesses and activities has been issued by the Acting Prime Minister – Montgomery Daniel.
All Emergency Shelters will continue to remain open.
Information from the Meteorological Office indicates that St. Vincent and the Grenadines will be placed under a Tropical Storm Warning by noon today.
The local Meteorological Office will provide update and coordinates of system is a subsequent release.
All residents are asked to take the necessary precautions as Tropical Storm Matthew is now formed and St. Vincent and the Grenadines is expected to be under a Tropical Storm Warning.
The National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO) will issue further releases by noon today.