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SOME WELL DESERVED RAIN TODAY IS DUE TO THE PRESENCE OF A WEAK TROUGH

HERE’S MONTSERRAT’S NATIONAL WEATHER FORECAST VALID UP TO 8 AM THURSDAY MAY 23RD, 2019 SYNOPSIS: The presence of a weak trough could lead to a moderate chance for shower activity over and around the Leeward Islands during the morning and … Continue reading

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MONTSERRAT’S NATIONAL WEATHER FORECAST VALID UP TO 8 AM WEDNESDAY MAY 22ND, 2019

SYNOPSIS: A high-pressure system in the vicinity, at the lower levels of the atmosphere, will continue to inhibit shower activity. WEATHER TODAY: Partly sunny with a 10 percent or a slight chance of showers. WEATHER TONIGHT: Partly cloudy with a … Continue reading

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MONTSERRAT VOLCANO OBSERVATORY (MV0) WEEKLY REPORT MAY 11TH, 2019 TO MAY 17TH, 2019

Activity at the Soufrière Hills Volcano remains low. The seismic network recorded 2 VT events and 1 rock fall this week. Six traverses were done using the boat traverse method to measure SO2 flux values on 16 May. The average … Continue reading

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MONTSERRAT’S NATIONAL WEATHER FORECAST VALID UP TO 8 AM TUESDAY MAY 21ST, 2019

SYNOPSIS: Low moisture levels coupled with stable surface conditions are expected to restrict shower activity across the area. WEATHER TODAY: Partly sunny with a 20 percent or a slight chance of showers. WEATHER TONIGHT: Partly cloudy with a 20 percent … Continue reading

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7 DAY MONTSERRAT MARINE WEATHER FORECAST MON. MAY. 20TH, 2019 TO SUN. MAY. 26TH, 2019

Monday, May 20th, 2019 6AM. 6PM  Seas.. are 1.2M. or 4′ 1.3M. or 4’4″ High. Winds. are Easterly @ 15 E 17 MPH. Skies .. are Cloudy with a chance of a light shower. Tuesday, May 21st, 2019 Seas.. are … Continue reading

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MONTSERRAT PARTICIPATES IN THE UK CARIBBEAN OVERSEAS TERRITORIES AND BERMUDA DISASTER MANAGERS MEETING IN MIAMI, FLORIDA

Head of the Governor’s Office David Arkley and Director of the Disaster Management Coordination Agency (DMCA) Major Alvin Ryan are attending the annual UK Caribbean Overseas Territories and Bermuda Disaster Managers conference in Miami, Florida. The three-day conference commonly referred … Continue reading

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MONTSERRAT’S NATIONAL WEATHER FORECAST VALID UP TO 8 AM WEDNESDAY MAY 15TH, 2019

SYNOPSIS: Low moisture levels coupled with stable surface conditions will continue to restrict shower activity across the area. WEATHER TODAY: Partly sunny with a 20 percent or a slight chance of showers. WEATHER TONIGHT: Partly cloudy with a 20 percent … Continue reading

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DMCA HOSTS HURRICANE WEBINAR FOR GRADE 6 STUDENTS AT THE PRIMARY SCHOOL LEVEL ON MONTSERRAT

The webinar was organized by the 2019 National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration(NOAA). The purpose of the one (1) hour webinar was to raise understanding and awareness of hurricanes, hurricane hazards, and hurricane preparation amongst grade 6 students in advance of the … Continue reading

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MONTSERRAT VOLCANO OBSERVATORY (MV0) WEEKLY REPORT MAY 4TH, 2019 TO MAY 10TH, 2019

Activity at the Soufrière Hills Volcano remains low. The seismic network recorded 6 VT events this week. SO2 flux measurements were taken from the helicopter on May 8th and 9th. The average flux values were 130 tonnes per day on … Continue reading

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MONTSERRAT’S NATIONAL WEATHER FORECAST VALID UP TO 8 AM TUESDAY MAY 14TH, 2019

SYNOPSIS: A relatively dry and stable airmass will restrict rainfall activities across the area. WEATHER TODAY: Partly cloudy with a 20 percent or slight chance of showers. WEATHER TONIGHT: Mainly fair WINDS: East 19 to 28 km/h or 10 to … Continue reading

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