A flash flood watch has been issued by the Antigua and Barbuda Meteorological Services for low-lying and flood-prone areas in Antigua and Barbuda, Montserrat, St Kitts and Nevis, Anguilla, and the British Virgin Islands.
This watch will be in effect until 6 am Monday morning for the Leeward Islands and noon for the BVI.
The watch indicates that moderate to major flooding is possible but not imminent in the watch area. If you live in low-lying and flood-prone areas, it is recommended that you make preparations to safeguard your life and property.
In case of flooding or a flash flood warning, be ready to move to higher ground.
An area of disturbed weather is causing these rains.