Hurricane Frances - August/September 2004

Hurricane Frances was the sixth tropical storm in the Atlantic in 2004. The eye of Hurricane Frances passed over San Salvador and very near the islands in the Bahamas and external parts of the hurricane also affected Puerto Rico and the British Virgin Islands.

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