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MONTSERRAT VOLCANO OBSERVATORY (MVO) WEEKLY REPORT FOR THE PERIOD JULY 6TH TO 13TH, 2018

Activity at the Soufrière Hills Volcano remains low. The seismic network recorded three volcano-tectonic earthquakes this week. There have been no measurements of the SO2 flux to report since 30 May. Pyroclastic flows can occur at any time without warning … Continue reading

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TODAY’S LOCAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR MONTSERRAT VALID UP TO 8 AM TUESDAY JULY 17TH, 2018

SYNOPSIS: Lingering moisture and instability from the passage of a wave will support brief showers over the Leewards this morning with a reduction in shower activity expected by this afternoon. As a ridge of high pressure builds, it will maintain … Continue reading

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TODAY’S LOCAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR MONTSERRAT VALID UP TO 8 AM SATURDAY JULY 14TH, 2018

SYNOPSIS: An atmosphere low on instability and moisture will keep the chance of showers low across the Leeward Islands today. However, later tonight, a slight increase in moisture and instability in the atmosphere over the area will increase the chance … Continue reading

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TODAY’S LOCAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR MONTSERRAT VALID UP TO 8 AM FRIDAY JULY 13TH, 2018

SYNOPSIS: Notwithstanding the presence of a weak low level trough moving across the area, low moisture levels along with dry dusty air from the Sahara Dessert will inhibit significant shower activity. WEATHER TODAY: Partly cloudy and hazy with a 30 … Continue reading

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TODAY’S LOCAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR MONTSERRAT VALID UP TO 8 AM WEDNESDAY JULY 11TH, 2018

WEATHER: Weak instability associated with a weak trough will generate brief localize cloudiness and brief light showers over Trinidad and Tobago and the southern Windwards today. Partly cloudy to cloudy skies are expected over Puerto Rico and the BIV today … Continue reading

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PRESS RELEASE

NDPRAC ADVISES RESIDENTS TO CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE PROGRESS OF TROPICAL STORM BERYL; BUSINESS RESUME AS NORMAL ON MONTSERRAT ON MONDAY JULY 9TH, 2018 July 8th, 2018 – Yellow Hill, Montserrat – The National Disaster Preparedness Response Advisory Committee (NDPRAC) … Continue reading

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TROPICAL STORM BERYL ALERT STATEMENT ISSUED BY THE ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA METEOROLOGICAL SERVICES 11:10 AM ECT SUN, JUL 8, 2018

THIS IS FOR THE LEEWARD ISLANDS AND BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS …BERYL MOVING QUICKLY WEST-NORTHWESTWARD TOWARDS THE LESSER ANTILLES WITH NO CHANGE IN STRENGTH… AT 1100 AM AST (1500 UTC), THE CENTER OF TROPICAL STORM BERYL WAS LOCATED NEAR LATITUDE 14.4 … Continue reading

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TROPICAL STORM BERYL MOVING WEST-NORTHWESTWARD TOWARD THE LESSER ANTILLES

LOCATION…13.7N 56.0W ABOUT 240 MI…380 KM E OF BARBADOS ABOUT 340 MI…550 KM E OF MARTINIQUE MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…45 MPH…75 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT…WNW OR 290 DEGREES AT 20 MPH…31 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…1005 MB…29.68 INCHES According to the National Hurricane … Continue reading

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HURRICANE BERYL NOW MOVING WEST NORTH WEST

LOCATION…11.1N 49.8W ABOUT 830 MI…1685 KM ESE OF THE LESSER ANTILLES MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…75 MPH…120 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT…WNW OR 275 DEGREES AT 14 MPH…22 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…995 MB…29.39 INCHES According to the National Hurricane Centre at 5:00AM, the center … Continue reading

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HURRICANE BERYL INTENSIFIES

                      Current Location: 10.7N, 46.5W Geographic Reference: 1045 miles ESE of The Lesser Antilles Movement: West at 15 mph Max Winds: 80 mph with higher gusts Current Radius of Hurricane … Continue reading

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