Weather

Irma a potential threat to the Leeward Islands

September 01, 2017 in Weather

Residents are on alert as a rapidly changing but slow-moving Hurricane Irma heads toward the Leeward Islands with a 70 percent chance of becoming a Category 4 storm by Tuesday. Keithley Meade, director at the meteorological office, said that if residents are not yet making hurricane preparations,...

Another Prediction of Below Average Hurricane Season

April 12, 2017 in Weather

Meteorologists with the Colorado State University (CSU) have agreed with predictions that this year’s hurricane season will be less active, but could include at least three major storms. Weather forecasting service AccuWeather has already forecast a below average season. Both predictions based the expected reduced activity on...

As One Storm Fades, Another One Begins To Emerge

September 15, 2016 in Weather

The system that was Tropical Storm Julia has been downgraded to a tropical depression but there’s another depression that could become Tropical Storm Karl in the days ahead. Tropical Depression 12 formed off the African coast and is moving away from the Cabo Verde Islands. With...