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HERE’S TODAY’S LOCAL WEATHER FOR MONTSERRAT VALID UP TO 8 PM TOMORROW THURSDAY JANUARY 18TH, 2018

SYNOPSIS: A weak area of high pressure will maintain relatively stable weather conditions over the Leewards and BVI for the next 24 hours WEATHER: Today: Partly sunny with slight chance of a brief shower TONIGHT: Fair to partly cloudy with … Continue reading

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HERE’S THE LOCAL MARINE WEATHER FROM MONDAY JANUARY 15TH TO SUNDAY JANUARY 221ST, 2018

MONDAY JANUARY 15TH, 2018 FROM 6AM TO 6PM Seas.. are 4 to 5 feet. 4 to 6 feet in height. Winds.. are Easterly @ 12 to 16 E14 to 18 MPH. Skies.. are mainly SUNNY with Numerous Rain Showers all … Continue reading

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HERE’S TODAY’S LOCAL WEATHER FOR MONTSERRAT VALID UP TO 8 PM TOMORROW TUESDAY JANUARY 16TH, 2018

SYNOPSIS: Moisture and instability associated with a slow moving surface trough will continue to linger across the area today and tonight, thus maintaining a high chance for showers over and around the islands during that time. WEATHER: Partly cloudy to … Continue reading

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MONTSERRAT VOLCANO OBSERVATORY(MVO) WEEKLY REPORT FOR THE PERIOD JANUARY 5TH TO 12TH, 2018

Activity at the Soufrière Hills Volcano remains low. The seismic network recorded seven volcano-tectonic earthquakes this week. Six of these occurred in a very brief swarm on January 6th, 2018. Measurements of the SO2 flux were made using the helicopter … Continue reading

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HERE’S TODAY’S LOCAL WEATHER FOR MONTSERRAT VALID UP TO 8 PM TOMORROW SATURDAY JANUARY 13TH, 2018

SYNOPSIS: A moderate to fresh wind flow will continue to transport pockets of low level moisture and cloud patches over and around the islands; thus, showers are possible. However, unstable conditions expected across the forecast area later today may increase … Continue reading

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HERE’S TODAY’S LOCAL WEATHER FOR MONTSERRAT VALID UP TO 8 PM TOMORROW FRIDAY JANUARY 12TH, 2018

SYNOPSIS: A moderate to fresh breeze associated with a tightening pressure gradient will continue to blow over the Leewards and BVI for the next 24hours. Eventhough the frequency of showers is expected to decrease, shallow pockets of moisture embedded within … Continue reading

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HERE’S TODAY’S LOCAL WEATHER FOR MONTSERRAT VALID UP TO 8 PM TOMORROW THURSDAY JANUARY 11TH, 2018

SYNOPSIS: A broad area of high pressure and a tight pressure gradient will maintain breezy conditions across the region. Further, the tradewinds transporting low level cloud patches across the area will maintain a high chance of showers across the islands. … Continue reading

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MASSIVE 7.6 MAGNITUDE EARTHQUAKE IN THE CARIBBEAN SEA TRIGGERED A TSUNAMI WARNING IN THE REGION ON TUESDAY NIGHT

… THE TSUNAMI ADVISORY WARNINGS HAVE NOW BE LIFTED The 7.6 magnitude earthquake event in the Caribbean Sea, north of Honduras on Jan 9th, 2018 at 10:52 pm local time triggered a tsunami warning in our region. Multiple tsunami warnings … Continue reading

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HERE’S TODAY’S LOCAL WEATHER FOR MONTSERRAT VALID UP TO 8 PM TOMORROW WEDNESDAY JANUARY 10TH, 2018

SYNOPSIS: A brisk easterly trade wind flow generated by a strengthening high pressure ridge will continue to produce rough seas as well as transport pockets of low level moisture over and around the islands at times, thus keeping the chances … Continue reading

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HERE’S TODAY’S LOCAL WEATHER FOR MONTSERRAT VALID UP TO 8 PM TOMORROW TUESDAY JANUARY 9TH, 2018

SYNOPSIS: ATLANTIC SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL GENERATE A MODERATE TO FRESH TRADE WIND FLOW ACROSS THE REGION. AVAILABLE LOW LEVEL MOISTURE EMBEDDED IN THE WIND FLOW COULD TRIGGER FEW PASSING SHOWERS ACROSS THE ISLANDS. LONG PERIODS OF NORTHERLY SWELLS WILL … Continue reading

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