Rossello said, and most cell towers and other forms of communications are also down.
“We should expect that at some point we will lose 100 percent communication,” he said.
Emergency managers had been able to communicate with people on the island of Culebra via radio and satellite communications.
So far, there's been no word from the island of Vieques, he said.
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The newly renovated Caravelle Hotel & Casino’s location is in the center of everything Christiansted has to offer.The storm made official landfall on the island's southeastern tip and its least developed coast line.The region is home to nature preserves, some beach resorts and sugar plantations.More than 700 refugees sheltered at the Roberto Clemente Coliseum sports arena had to clear the bottom floor because of a roof leak, while staffers used a chain to keep the doors from blowing open.By the end of the morning, the shelter had no power or running water and the roof was “in pieces” although structurally sound, according to Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz.