MIAMI -- Tropical
Storm Emily, the fifth named storm of the Atlantic hurricane
season, churned toward the eastern Caribbean July 12 as
hurricane warnings went up for Barbados, Grenada, St. Vincent and
the Grenadines and St. Lucia.
tropical storm warning and a hurricane watch are in effect for
Tobago and a tropical storm watch is in effect for
Hurricane Center said that Emily has the potential to become a
hurricane before reaching the first line of Caribbean
Emily comes on the
heels of Hurricane Dennis, which is blamed for 32 deaths in Cuba
and Haiti and five in Florida and Georgia.
Dennis cuts its path
through the Caribbean July 8 and 9 before making landfall near
Pensacola, Fla., July 10.
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