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Hurricane Dorian continues to devastate Grand Bahama Island with fierce winds.

The storm is slowly moving towards Florida and the Carolinas

In its path of devastation it has flooded many homes with storm surges raising sea levels by 4-5 m.

At least five lives have been lost including an 8-year-old boy.

The Bahamian Prime Minister Hubert Minnis said many homes, businesses and other buildings have been completely or partially destroyed

Dorian, which has been downgraded to a Category 3 storm with 120 mph winds is expected to begin to close on Florida Tuesday night through Wednesday evening.

It  should pass very near the Georgia and South Carolina coasts Wednesday.

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Disaster Aid USA is preparing for DARTs to deploy to Grand Bahama as soon as possible.

Disaster Aid  UK and Ireland, Disaster Aid Canada, and Disaster Aid Brazil are aiming to support the deployment

Disaster Aid USA has also been moving teams into the areas of the USA that have the potential to be affected.

 

 

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