Rains on the way for the north
According to the national weather service (Onamet), a frontal system located over the Mona Channel is moving towards the east, southeast bringing rain to parts of the country.
Those provinces to be first affected will be Montecristi, Puerto Plata, Santiago, La Vega, Duarte, Sánchez Ramírez (Cotuí), Monseñor Nouel (Bonao), Samaná and Monte Plata.
Onamet warns that the rain could lead to flooding and mudslides in the vulnerable areas of the northwest and north. The weather forecasters say that the chilly winds and weather front will keep temperatures cool especially in the central mountainous areas.
Jan 27, 2017
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