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Turks And Caicos Islands Prepare For Passage Of Hurricane Fiona

Residents of the Turks and Caicos Islands were ordered to remain indoors last night as Hurricane Fiona barrelled toward the archipelago.

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All businesses were closed, the hospital suspended services, the airport was closed and commuters were advised to get off the streets in preparation for the hurricane.

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The centre of the Category Three storm is expected to pass near Grand Turk and the other eastern Turks and Caicos islands during the next few hours

A tropical storm warning is in effect for southeastern Bahamas