Monthly Archives: September 2018

POST TROPICAL STORM LESLIE TO CAUSE A MINI SWELLMAGEDDON ACROSS THE CARIBBEAN

Dale Destin, Meteorologist/Climatologist for the Antigua and Barbuda Meteorological Service Climate Section says ex-Tropical Storm Leslie is about to cause a mini Swellmageddon across much the Caribbean, after the passage of Kirk. He says the system is expected to be … Continue reading

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SMALL CRAFT AND HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAIN IN EFFECT FOR MARINERS AND BEACH GOERS RESPECTIVELY

HERE’S THE REST OF THE MONTSERRAT NATIONAL WEATHER FORECAST VALID UP TO SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 29TH, 2018 AT 8AM SYNOPSIS: Tropical storm Kirk has now moved into the eastern Caribbean Sea however, unstable conditions in its wake are likely to cause … Continue reading

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DMCA ADVISES RESIDENTS TO CLOSELY MONITOR THE PROGRESS OF TROPICAL KIRK UNTIL IT EXITS THE AREA AND TO TAKE THE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS DEPENDING ON THEIR VULNERABILITY

The Disaster Management Coordination Agency (DMCA) is monitoring the progress of Tropical Storm Kirk, which is expected to pass well to the south of us, between St. Lucia and Martinique. However, according to the Antigua Meteorological Services, we will experience … Continue reading

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HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAIN IN EFFECT FOR DANGEROUS HIGH SURFS PRODUCED BY BREAKING SWELLS ON THE SHORES OF THE ISLAND

HERE’S THE REST OF THE MONTSERRAT NATIONAL WEATHER FORECAST VALID UP TO FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 28TH, 2018 AT 8AM SYNOPSIS: The presence of Saharan dusts along with an atmosphere low on moisture will restrict shower activity and produce hazy conditions across … Continue reading

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TROPICAL STORM KIRK STRENGTHENS SOME MORE, BUT, LITTLE ADDITIONAL CHANGE IN STRENGTH EXPECTED THROUGH THURSDAY

Current Location…12.5N 55.0W ABOUT 305 MI…495 KM E OF BARBADOS ABOUT 430 MI…695 KM ESE OF MARTINIQUE MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…60 MPH…95 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT…W OR 280 DEGREES AT 18 MPH…30 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…998 MB…29.47 INCHES Interests elsewhere in the … Continue reading

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TROPICAL STORM KIRK A LITTLE STRONGER…

Current Location: 12.1N 54.3W ABOUT 360 MI…575 KM ESE OF BARBADOS ABOUT 485 MI…780 KM ESE OF MARTINIQUE MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…50 MPH…85 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT…W OR 280 DEGREES AT 18 MPH…30 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…1002 MB…29.59 INCHES At 1100 AM: … Continue reading

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DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND BREAKING SURFS ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR SEA BATHERS AND SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS

MONTSERRAT NATIONAL WEATHER FORECAST VALID UP TO THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 27TH, 2018 AT 8AM  SYNOPSIS: Weak moisture along with a moderate to fresh trade wind flow ahead of Tropical Storm Kirk will maintain a moderate chance for shower activity over and … Continue reading

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MONTSERRAT VOLCANO OBSERVATORY (MV0) WEEKLY REPORT SEPTEMBER 16TH TO SEPTEMBER 21ST, 2018

  Activity at the Soufrière Hills Volcano remains low. The seismic network recorded six volcano-tectonic earthquakes this week. There have been no measurements of the SO2 flux to report since 11 September. Data from the new permanent gas-monitoring stations, which … Continue reading

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MONTSERRAT NATIONAL WEATHER FORECAST VALID UP TO TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 25TH, 2018, AT 8AM

  SYNOPSIS: The presence of a weak trough coupled with moisture and instability associated with the remnants of Tropical Depression Eleven will increase the chances for shower activity over and around the islands later today into tonight and tomorrow. WEATHER … Continue reading

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MARINE WEATHER OUTLOOK MONDAY SEPTEMBER 24TH TO SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 30TH, 2018

  Monday September 24th, 2018 6AM. 6PM. Seas.. are Northerly 3 to 4′ N 3 to 4 feet. Winds. are Easterly @ 12 12 MPH. Skies.. are SUNNY all day, with PM. Rains.. Tuesday September 25th, 2018 Seas.. are Northerly … Continue reading

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