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WEATHER UPDATE: Updated Information About Tropical Storm Danny

August 24, 2015

Please note the following update on Hurricane Danny, updated as of 4:45 pm on August 24, 2015.

Remnants of Tropical Storm Danny

Dear RUSM Community:

The remnants of Tropical Storm Danny have now degenerated into a trough of low pressure. At 11 a.m. remnants of Danny were located at 16.0 n 62.0 w or about 45 miles WSW of Guadeloupe. Maximum sustained winds have decreased near 30 mph (45 km/h) with higher gusts. The trough is expected to dissipate during the next couple of days. Present movement is to the west or 275 degrees at 12 mph. There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.

We continue to urge you to make preparations now for any severe-weather event during this hurricane season and plan now for power outages. Information about Hurricane Preparedness may be found by visiting the RUSM Hurricane Preparedness page.

For travel information:

  • PRO TRAVEL customers should call 1-800-714-7618 or the after-hours service at 1-800-858-6319 for assistance and rebooking, as needed.
  • LIAT Passengers travelling on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday are asked to contact the LIAT Call Centre toll-free at 1-888-844-5428 and from Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands at 1-866-549-5428 for information on the status of their flights.
  • Seaborne’s flight status can be checked on or Seaborne’s Facebook page for up-to-the-minute information about flight plans. To change travel dates or if you have questions contact reservations personnel at 1-866-359-8784 or 787-946-7800 throughout the Caribbean.

RUSM continues to monitor the weather situation. Should storm conditions intensify or warrant further updates, RUSM will notify the campus community by email, SIREN message, Twitter updates and posts on the RUSM Facebook page. Please keep your SIREN information current.

Find general information about hurricane preparedness at RUSM here.


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