Haiti – Grand'Anse: Violent winds, a hundred houses destroyed (1965-2008)
Friday evening, violent winds caused by extensive damage in several communes of Grand'Anse. The Communal Committees of the Civil Protection Directorate (CCDPC) are at work. The assessment is under preparation.
“I learned with bread from the strong winds in Jeremiah Friday, August 16, 2019. I gave instructions to the Primature so that all arrangements are made quickly. Sympathy, “declared President Jovenel Moses on his Twitter account.
Provisional assessment by CCDPCs:
No loss of life or injuries
Significant agricultural losses in several communes of the Department;
10 flooded houses in Coral
9 Houses destroyed in Lady Mary
A hundred houses destroyed in the district of Red Bottom (Jeremiah)
Due to a wet and unstable weather regime that is spreading over the Caribbean regions, Haiti's Unite Hydro Meteorological (UHM) predicts a high probability of rain on Grande'Anse and scattered showers on other departments of the country throughout the weekend. The solutions for high-density floods and landslides
HL / HaitiLibre