Heavy rains lash Cuba, flooding streets and homes

STORY: People waded through flooded streets and tried to shift vehicles.

Warnings were issued for Cuba, the Florida peninsula, and the Bahamas as the Alex storm moves forward into the Atlantic Ocean basin. It hit Mexico in previous days and was known as Agatha.

According to the U.S. National Hurricane Center, rain is expected to continue on the island through Friday afternoon and night.

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