Heavy Showers Expected over Southern/Central Guam this Afternoon

Heavy Showers Expected over Southern/Central Guam this Afternoon

The National Weather Service (NWS) Weather Forecast Office Guam issued a short-term forecast for Guam. Through 4 p.m., showers and a few thunderstorms are expected over southern/central Guam. Brief, heavy downpours are possible along with occasional lightning. Rainfall of up to one inch is possible.

A thunderstorm advisory is in effect for the Guam International Airport until 4 p.m. Thunderstorms are possible or occurring within 20 nautical miles of the airport.

If driving, be alert for near-zero visibility in heavy rain. Watch for ponding of water on the roadways. If outdoors, seek shelter if thunder is heard.

The Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense (GHS/OCD) remind the community to practice extreme caution if traveling in these rainy conditions. Visit the following links for the latest advisory information:
For more information, contact GHS/OCD Public Information Officer, Jenna G. Blas at (671) 489-2540 or via email at jenna.g.blas@ghs.guam.gov.


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