Head of the Jamaica Constabulary Force’s Highway and Road Traffic Division, Senior Superintendent Calvin Allen is urging drivers to be careful on the road in light of the poor weather conditions.

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The Met Service says a trough is across Jamaica and the western Caribbean.

This has been influencing the weather across the island since Saturday night.

A flash flood warning is in effect for low lying and flood prone areas of St. Mary, Portland, St. Thomas, Kingston, St. Andrew, St. Catherine, Clarendon, Manchester, St. Elizabeth and Westmoreland.