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Acting PM Says Businesses to Close at 12PM Today

Acting Prime Minister Hon. Lenard Montoute has advised that business houses close at noon on Sep. 28. Minister Montoute's announcement follows a statement made yesterday, that all schools remain closed...
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National Hurricane Center 8AM Weather Update

National Hurricane Center 8:00 a.m. update: Reports from an Air Force Reserve reconnaissance aircraft indicate that the strong tropical wave located near Barbados is producing winds of 40 to...

Acting PM: Schools to Remain Closed and Citizens Urged to be Vigilant as System...

Statement by Acting Prime Minister of Saint Lucia Hon. Lenard Montoute on Approaching Weather System: - Fellow Saint Lucian over the last few hours the Saint Lucia Met Services...
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CDEMA leads coordination of regional preparedness in anticipation of possible tropical weather system

Barbados, September 27, 2016 – As a number of the Participating States of the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) brace for the pending impact of a tropical weather...
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2 p.m. Tropical Weather Update

Showers and thunderstorms associated with a tropical wave located about 350 miles east of Barbados continue to show signs of organization.  Buoy data indicate that the system is producing...
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NEMO Issues Preparedness Tips & Urges Public to Monitor Storm

Tuesday, September 27: The National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) urges the public to monitor the progress of the storm and to listen for national weather advisories. The National Emergency Management...
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8:00 a.m. Tropical Weather Update

National Hurricane Center (8:00 a.m. September 27): Showers and thunderstorms continue in association with a well-organized tropical wave located about 475 miles east-southeast of Barbados. However, the low appears to...
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Tropical Wave to Affect Windward Islands

AccuWeather: A tropical wave is likely to become the Atlantic Basin's next tropical storm as it approaches or enters the Caribbean Sea this week. A robust tropical wave is moving...
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Saint Lucia’s Government House Now Solar Powered

The Government of Saint Lucia has a target of generating 35% of its electricity from renewable sources by 2020. This pristine island currently depends on dirty diesel generatorsfor power, but...
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St. Lucia Urged to Monitor Weather System as it Approaches Windward Islands by Wednesday

The Weather Channel: Shower and thunderstorm activity associated with a large low pressure area located about 1150 miles east-southeast of the Windward Islands has increased and become a little...