RADAR Ground Breaking Ceremony
Upper Air Certification
Doppler Radar Commissioning ceremony
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Nestled in the calm, turquoise waters
of the northwestern Caribbean lies the peaceful British Overseas
Territory known as the Cayman Islands. Consisting of three islands
just 480 miles south of Miami, Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac, and Little
Grand Cayman is by far the biggest, with an area of 76
square miles. The two "Sister Islands" of
Cayman Brac and
Little Cayman are located about 80
miles east of Grand Cayman and have areas of 14 square miles and 10
square miles respectively. The capital George Town, on Grand Cayman
is located near latitude 19° 30N, longitude 80° 30W.
Light to moderate east to southeasterly winds with isolated showers will continue over the Cayman area during the next 24 hrs.