MONTEGO BAY, July 4, 2021 - As Tropical Storm Elsa continues its destructive trek across the Caribbean, battering the southern coasts of Haiti and the Dominican Republic, blowing off roofs and downing trees, there are reports of at least three persons dead.
Climate & Weather
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, June 14, 2021 - Guyana’s President Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has officially declared a disaster in Guyana due to flooding. The President’s proclamation was recorded in the Official Gazette on Thursday.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana - President Mohamed Irfaan Ali says Guyana is facing the worst natural disaster in its history and it must make investments now to implement an adaptation plan to deal with the adverse effects of climate change.
KINGSTON, June, 2, 2021 - Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the Government of Jamaica is prepared for the Hurricane Season even while still dealing with the effects of the global Covid-19 pandemic.
THE UNITED NATIONS, May 29, 2021 - The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said there was a 40% chance of the watershed global warming mark being met during the time frame, and these odds are increasing with time.
As summer in the Northern Hemisphere approaches, forecasters begin watching every bout of rainy weather between the Gulf of Mexico and Africa. Each counterclockwise swirl of wind or burst of puffy clouds there has the potential to organize into a life-threatening tropical storm.
Every coastline in the North Atlantic is vulnerable to tropical storms, but some areas are more susceptible to hurricane destruction than others.