14 October 2010 11:29 [Source: ICIS news]
LONDON (ICIS)--A hurricane warning is in effect for the Cuban ?xml:namespace>
At 04:00 Eastern time (09:00 GMT), the weather forecaster said the centre of Hurricane Paula was moving towards the northeast at near 7 km/hour (5 mph)and that a turn towards the east-northeast and east was expected later today.
It added that on this track, Paula would be passing very near, or even over, western
The hurricane centre said that at maximum sustained winds of near 120 km/hour, Paula was a small category one hurricane and that it would become a tropical storm as weakening was expected during the next day or two.
Hurricane warnings for the eastern coast of
The 2010 Atlantic hurricane season lasts through 30 November. This year's season has been far more active than usual, with Paula being the 11th hurricane.
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