Eight provinces warned of the possibility of Heavy Rains
Santo Domingo, DR
The Emergency Operations Center (COE) issued a weather alert for eight provinces of the national territory due to heavy downpours that had been registered in various localities Sunday afternoon.
The provinces on green alert are San Juan, Monseñor Nouel, San Cristóbal, Sánchez Ramírez, Monte Plata, Greater Santo Domingo, San Pedro de Macorís and Hato Mayor.
The National Meteorological Office (Onamet) reports showers and thundershowers over the Caribbean Sea.
According to its forecast, these precipitations will increase in frequency and intensity in the late afternoon and extend into the night.
Onamet declared alerts, preventing urban flooding, and flooding of rivers, streams, and creeks.