Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Gusting Winds and Heavy Rains Anticipated over next 24 hours

Gusting Winds and Heavy Rains Anticipated over next 24 hours, August 24, 2016

INV 99L is expected to pass to the north of Hispanola, but could still bring gusty winds and heavy rains, particularly in the northern part of Haiti tonight and tomorrow. You can track the system here:www.accuweather.com/en/ht/national/satellite and http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/.

For further information about security in Haiti:

  • See the State Department’s travel website for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and Haiti Specific Information.
  • Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security messages and make it easier to locate you in an emergency.
  • Contact the U.S. Embassy in Haiti, located at Tabarre 41, Boulevard du 15 Octobre, Tabarre, Haiti; telephone 509-2229-8000; after-hours emergency telephone 509-2229-8122; ACS unit fax 509-2229-8027; e-mail ; website.
  • Call 1-888-407-4747 toll-free in the United States and Canada or 1-202-501-4444 from other countries from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday (except U.S. federal holidays).