National Council in Grenada meeting to assess damage by heavy rainfall

The national council in Grenada are currently in a meeting to determine the damage of yesterday's heavy rainfall.

Coordinator of the National Disaster Management agency says assessments are currently being done by district coordinators.

The airport recorded 6 inches of rainfall and the country's national stadium flooded.

The heavy rain was caused by an inter-tropical convergence zone that brought heavy rains and thundershowers across the island for more than 7 hours.

The national disaster management agency said there were several reports of landslides, flooded homes and roadways.

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