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#11314 - 10/08/01 04:24 PM SPR conditions, 3:15pm Mon  
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just getting the squall bands on the NW side, probably low 30s wind,
tide about a foot above normal, squalls passing through.

It started raining now and the winds are picking up slightly.

All of the town seems prepared and it is just a matter of time at this point.

#11315 - 10/08/01 04:34 PM Re: SPR conditions, 3:15pm Mon  
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From San Pedro Emergency Committee, 3pm

All evacuation stopped at 1159 hours

Total evacuation from first light today, Mon Oct 8, was as follows:

Sea: 2351
Air: 864
TOTAL: 3217

This does not count the tourists and locals that left Sunday or left on private boats today.

Plenty of Water, gas, diesel, and food supplies for 3000 people for several days.

Weather at 1500 hours:
Winds 9 knots to gusts of 14 knots NE direction. Sea state 3 foot swells, light rain with some heavy squalls.

#11316 - 10/08/01 04:42 PM Re: SPR conditions, 3:15pm Mon  
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#11317 - 10/08/01 04:49 PM Re: SPR conditions, 3:15pm Mon  
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hi marty,
itseems to me that we get in contact now every year because of hurrican informations. I still have a little house at caye caulker and have no idea what happens right now. This morning i called a friend at caye caulker and he told me that they have to leave the island. do you have any news about iris and caye caulker??
please excuse my poor english:

[This message has been edited by hans (edited 10-08-2001).]

#11318 - 10/08/01 05:17 PM Re: SPR conditions, 3:15pm Mon  
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Hi Hans, there is a post from Wendy on caye caulker on this board, look a lil further down on the list of posts.......
3:50 pm San Pedro

i see all the red on us..
but not bad out ..thunder and occasional rains...82deg...winds out of ne..20 mph..can even see some blue skies pokin thru every now and then...
i think we will luck out...hope it goes south of placentia etc...
all boarded up and got a couple of chickens roasting..
keep fingers crossed

#11319 - 10/08/01 05:47 PM Re: SPR conditions, 3:15pm Mon  
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