High tide has caused flooding at the Ocho Rios Pier in St. Ann and is impacting the disembarking of cruise ship passengers.

Councillor for the Ocho Rios division, Michael Belnavis spoke with Nationwide News.

Michael Belnavis, councillor for the Ocho Rios division.

He says the hide tide has also caused flooding in the parking lot.

The Met Service in its advisory on Monday warned of rough seas caused by a lingering cold front. It advised people not to go to the beach this week and for fisherfolk not to venture out to sea.