Hurricane Season Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (June 4, 2019)

Hurricane Season Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (June 4, 2019)

LocationAtlantic Ocean, Caribbean, and the Gulf of Mexico.

Event: Hurricane Season in the Atlantic Ocean, the Caribbean, and theGulf of Mexico began June 1 and ends on November 30, 2019, though most tropical cyclones typically develop between May and October. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recommends that those in hurricane-prone regions begin preparations for the upcoming seasons now. 

Actions to Take:

· Visit the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Climate Prediction Centerfor the 2019 Hurricane forecast.

· Visit the Department of State’stropical storm season page.  


·   U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Tabarre 41, Route de Tabarre 

Emergencies: +509-2229-8000

Non-emergency inquiries:


·   Contact the State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs 

1-888-407-4747 toll-free from the United States and Canada

1-202-501-4444 from other countries 

·   Haiti Country Information

·   Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates

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