The National Emergency Management Organization has declared the Preliminary Phase of the Hurricane Plan for Belize as a precautionary measure associated with the movement of Hurricane Wilma. At 6am local time the center of the hurricane was located near latitude 17.2 North and Longitude 82.8 West and is moving towards the West-Northwest at 8 miles per hour. The National Emergency Management Organization has put its resources in motion and has declared a Prelimary Phase of the Belize Hurricane Plan as a precaution to this Category 5 storm