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Vincentians are being advised to ensure that they are ready for the 2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season, which opens on June 1st. Director of the National Emergency Management Organisation, NEMO, Michelle Forbes issued the word of caution, noting that the 2018 Season is forecast to be above average. Miss Forbes has warned against complacency, and appealed… Continue Reading →

Tropical Storm Watch in place

Hurricane Maria has intensified to Category three and Meteorological Forecaster at the local Met Office Desiree Neverson-Jack said at 11:00am today the Hurricane was located 130 miles North North east of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Mrs. Neverson-Jack also explains why a Tropical Storm Watch has been issued for the country and the Flood warning… Continue Reading →

No Major Damage

Schools across the nation are closed today, as local officials continue to monitor the weather situation The National Emergency Management Michelle Forbes, Acting Director of the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO), told NBC News that there have not been many reports of damage during the inclement weather last night. St. Vincent and the Grenadines experienced… Continue Reading →