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Why is June 1 the start of Hurricane Season although we’ve seen storms before...

CNN: For the past five years, a winter hurricane and a series of tropical storms have formed before the official start of the Atlantic hurricane season. Subtropical Storm Andrea...
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Hurricane season is here. Brace for up to 4 major storms in the Atlantic

CNN: Forecasters may not be expecting a severe hurricane season this year, but a few major storms could still threaten the Atlantic coast. The Atlantic hurricane season officially kicks off Saturday --...

Prolonged Dry Spell Affecting WASCO’s Water Distribution

The Water and Sewerage Company Inc (WASCO), says its ability to provide water to its customers is being affected by the prolonged dry spell. “It is having a severe impact...
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NOAA: 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season Prediction

NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center is predicting that a near-normal Atlantic hurricane season is most likely this year. This outlook forecasts a 40% chance of a near-normal season, a 30% chance of...

Desilting of Castries River This Weekend

Press Release:-  Ahead of the 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season, Government is being proactive with state preparation, to help safeguard life and property of residents. As such, the Department of...

SLNT Supports More Effective Management Of Marine Turtles

Press Release:- The Saint Lucia National Trust’s mandate includes the protection of Saint Lucia’s flora and fauna.  To this end, the Trust has supported the campaign for more effective management...

Saint Lucia Met Services Director Says Out Of Season Storms ‘Not Uncommon’

The Director of Saint Lucia's Meteorological Services, Venantius Descartes, has explained that it is not uncommon for storms to form outside of the official Atlantic hurricane season. The National Hurricane...

International Day for Biological Diversity

Press Release:- Saint Lucia and other Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity will be observing the 26th Anniversary of International Day for Biological Diversity (IDBD) throughout the month of...

First Named Storm of 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season Forms Southwest Of Bermuda

AccuWeather:- The National Hurricane Center (NHC) on Monday said that the first named storm of the 2019 Atlantic Season had formed hundreds of miles southwest of Bermuda. It was given...

Three-Eyed Snake Found In Australia

Sky News:- A three-eyed snake has been found by the road in Australia. Northern Territory Parks and Wildlife found the reptile, lovingly named Monty Python, on the Arnhem Highway near the...