Tropical Storm Lashes Bermuda With Rain, Winds


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Tropical Storm Fay knocked out power for thousands of people in Bermuda on Sunday as it lashed the British chain of islands with heavy rain and gusting winds before moving out toward the open Atlantic.
There were no immediate reports of injuries or deaths as Bermuda authorities assessed damage…

Tropical Storm Fay knocked out power for thousands of people in Bermuda on Sunday as it lashed the British chain of islands with heavy rain and gusting winds before moving out toward the open Atlantic.

There were no immediate reports of injuries or deaths as Bermuda authorities assessed damage late Sunday morning and discontinued storm watches and warnings.

The tropical storm, which had maximum sustained winds near 70 mph (110 kph) and stronger gusts, disrupted power for more than 27,000 customers of the Bermuda Electric Light Company. The utility is the sole supplier of electricity for the territory of roughly 65,000 inhabitants.

Fay downed trees and utility poles and several roads were blocked across the tiny archipelago, which has one of the highest per capita incomes in the world and enforces strict building codes to ensure that homes can withstand intense weather. Bermuda authorities urged residents not to venture out on the roads.

“The safest thing is for people to remain at home and allow the important work that follows this kind of storm to be done safely,” Acting Premier Trevor Moniz said.

Late Sunday morning, Tropical Storm Fay was centered about 165 miles (265 kilometers) northeast of Bermuda and moving northeast at almost 24 mph (39 kph). The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said some fluctuations in intensity were likely during the day, but it was expected to weaken late Sunday.

The storm system’s bands were expected to dump as much as 5 inches (13 centimeters) of rain during its passage over Bermuda but winds and rains were forecast to diminish over the course of the day. The storm-hardened territory’s weather service warned that Fay was causing hazardous surf on south-facing shores.

It was expected to become a post-tropical cyclone later Sunday and forecasters said a cold front was likely to absorb Fay on Monday.

On Sunday, forecasters also watched a low-pressure system with rain and gusty winds some 200 miles (421 kilometers) east of the Caribbean’s Leeward Islands. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said it could become a tropical depression later Sunday while it tracked westward toward Puerto Rico.

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