Monthly Archives: April 2018

MONTSERRAT VOLCANO OBSERVATORY (MVO) WEEKLY REPORT FOR THE PERIOD APRIL 20TH TO 27TH, 2018

Activity at the Soufrière Hills Volcano remains low. The seismic network recorded two volcano-tectonic earthquakes this week. There have been no measurements of the SO2 flux since 17 April. Pyroclastic flows can occur at any time without warning on any … Continue reading

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LOCAL MARINE WEATHER FOR MONTSERRAT FROM MONDAY APRIL 30TH, 2018 TO MONDAY MAY 7TH, 2O18

Monday, April 30th, 2018 6AM. 6PM.. Seas.. are 4 to 5 feet. 4 to 5 feet. Winds. are Easterly @ 12 to 16 MPH. E @ 12 to 16MPH. Skies. are partly Cloudy with possible rain .. Tuesday, May 1st, … Continue reading

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TODAY’S LOCAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR MONTSERRAT VALID UP TO 8 AM TUESDAY MAY 1ST, 2018

SYNOPSIS: A weak low level trough providing some weak instability in the atmosphere over the region along with some low level moisture convergence will increase the chance of showers over the islands. WEATHER TODAY: Partly cloudy to cloudy with a … Continue reading

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TODAY’S LOCAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR MONTSERRAT VALID UP TO 8 AM WEDNESDAY APRIL 25TH, 2018

SYNOPSIS: A ridge of high pressure along with a fairly stable atmosphere will continue to limit shower activity across the islands today. A weak trough moving over the area tonight could trigger a couple of light showers over the islands. … Continue reading

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TODAY’S LOCAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR MONTSERRAT VALID UP TO 8 AM TUESDAY APRIL 24TH, 2018

SYNOPSIS: The windflow in the mid to upper atmosphere will push medium and high clouds over the islands today. Meanwhile, a weak ridge at the lower atmosphere along with decreasing low-level moisture will result in decreasing shower activity today WEATHER … Continue reading

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MONTSERRAT VOLCANO OBSERVATORY (MVO) WEEKLY REPORT FOR PERIOD APRIL 13TH TO 20TH, 2018.

The seismic network recorded one volcano-tectonic earthquakes this week. Measurements of the SO2 flux were made from the helicopter on 13 and 17 April. Five traverses were carried out on 13 April, with an average flux of 145 tonnes per … Continue reading

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HERE’S THE LOCAL MARINE WEATHER FOR MONTSERRAT FROM MONDAY APRIL 23RD, 2018 TO MONDAY APRIL 30TH, 2O18

Monday April 23d, 2018. 6AM. 6PM Seas.. are 3 to 5 feet. 3 to 5 feet. Winds. are Easterly @ 12 to 16 MPH. E @ 12 to 16MPH. Skies. are Cloudy with rain squalls.. Tuesday April 24th, 2018 6AM. … Continue reading

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TODAY’S LOCAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR MONTSERRAT VALID UP TO 8 AM SATURDAY APRIL 21ST, 2018

SYNOPSIS: A surface high pressure will generate a moderate to brisk easterly wind flow across the region. Moisture embedded in the wind flow could trigger few isolated to scattered passing showers across the islands. WEATHER TODAY: Partly cloudy to cloudy … Continue reading

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PUBLIC INFORMATION RADIO PROGRAM: ASTRID WADE PROVIDES FEEDBACK ON A TWO-DAY REGIONAL SUMMIT IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

The Disaster Management Coordination Agency (DMCA) continues to develop its human resource capacity ahead of the 2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season to make serious, but, important decisions that will safely steer the DMCA, if, the island should be impacted by a … Continue reading

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TODAY’S LOCAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR MONTSERRAT VALID UP TO 8 AM FRIDAY APRIL 20TH, 2018

SYNOPSIS: A relatively dry and stable air mass across the area will inhibit the chance of any significant shower activity today. However, a fresh to moderate breeze can be expected and low level moisture caught in this flow could trigger … Continue reading

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