Cuba Not on TS Fiona’s Projected Route

HAVANA TIMES, August 31 — The month comes to a close on Tuesday with three tropical cyclones simultaneously churning in the Atlantic. The latest, Fiona, is expected to take a similar path as Hurricane Earl making it of little threat to Cuba but dangerous for island countries in the eastern Caribbean.

Fiona became a tropical storm on Monday and follows Danielle, now weakened in the mid-Atlantic and Earl, a major hurricane that could hit the Carolinas o further north on the US east coast by Thursday or Friday.

To see the cone projections from the US National Hurricane Center click on the three names, Fiona, Earl and Danielle.