Cuba warned this Friday about heavy rains that affected the provinces of Matanzas, Mayabeque, Havana, Artemisa, Pinar del Río and Isla de la Juventud, as well as the danger of flooding.
Also, note that thunderstorms will be stronger and more locally intense in the western part of the country and there will be strong swells on both western coastlines.
Meanwhile, the US National Hurricane Center (NHC) said that flash floods and landslides are expected for Cuba.
Tropical Storm Warnings are now in effect for much of southern and central Florida, including the Florida Keys. Tropical-storm-force winds are likely to begin in Florida by tonight and early Saturday. See https://t.co/tW4KeGdBFb for more info. pic.twitter.com/USGWhSfcuN— National Hurricane Center (@NHC_Atlantic) June 3, 2022
Agatha caused flooding and mudslides that left at least 11 dead and 20 missing in Mexico, according to authorities. It caused rivers to overflow and flatten houses, while other victims were buried under rocks and mud.
Now a low-pressure system, currently called Potential Tropical Cyclone One, it could become the first storm of the Atlantic hurricane season. At the moment it is not even a tropical depression.