Two Carnival ships have shifted Caribbean
itineraries due to Hurricane Joaquin.
The Carnival Conquest, on an eight-day cruise from
Fort Lauderdale, is at sea today instead of calling in Grand Turk. It plans to return on
schedule to Fort Lauderdale on Oct. 4.
The Carnival Sensation calls in Freeport, Bahamas, today
instead of Nassau and returns to Port Canaveral on Oct. 4.
American canceled two midday flights
Friday from Miami to Providenciales in Turks and Caicos, although evening
flights are still scheduled. Delta’s midday flight from Atlanta also was
Hurricane Joaquin continued to pound the central
and eastern Bahamas with torrential rains on Friday. The storm is expected to
move off the Bahamas late Friday.