Turks and Caicos Travel Warning
Issued by US Department of State
Sep 21, 2004
This Travel Warning is being issued to urge U.S. citizens to carefully consider travel to the Turks and Caicos at this time due to the threat posed by Hurricane Jeanne. This Travel Warning supersedes the Travel Warning of September 1, 2004. It expires October 7, 2004.
If Hurricane Jeanne continues on its present trajectory, U.S. citizens in The Turks and Caicos are urged to consider departing until the storm threat has passed. Flights may be suspended at any time. If staying in the Turks and Caicos, U.S. citizens are urged to locate shelter, monitor media reports, and follow all official instructions. Visitors to the Turks and Caicos should be familiar with their hotel or cruise ship evacuation plans, policies, or procedures.
Americans living or traveling in the Turks and Caicos are encouraged to register with the U.S. Embassy in Nassau, The Bahamas, which has consular jurisdiction over the Turks and Caicos, through the State Department's travel registration website, https://travelregistration.state.gov.
Updated information on travel in the Turks and Caicos may be obtained from the Department of State by calling 1-888-407-4747 within the United States, or from overseas, 1-317-472-2328. For further information please consult the Consular Information Sheet for the Turks and Caicos available via the Internet at http://travel.state.gov or contact the U.S. Embassy in Nassau, The Bahamas at (242) 322-1181, after hours (242) 328-2206. Please also see the current Worldwide Caution Public Announcement.