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Japan heatwave declared natural disaster

BBC:-  Japan's weather agency has declared a heatwave sweeping the country a natural disaster, with at least 65 deaths recorded in the past week. An agency spokesman warned that "unprecedented levels...

Hurricane Florence pummels North Carolina

WILMINGTON, N.C. (Reuters) - The outer edges of Hurricane Florence began lashing coastal North Carolina with heavy winds and flooding roads on Thursday hours before expected landfall that will...

Florence brings ‘catastrophic’ flooding, mudslides deep into North Carolina; 16 dead

USA Today:- Rivers approached record flood stage, and more than 660,000 utility customers were without power Sunday as North Carolina struggled under the crushing fury of Florence. The mighty hurricane...

At least 12 dead after typhoon lashes Philippines

Sky News:-  At least 12 people have died after Typhoon Mangkhut caused landslides, ripped off roofs and brought down trees in the Philippines. An infant and another child were among four...
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Tropical storm watch in effect for St. Lucia

National Hurricane Center: At 500 AM AST (0900 UTC), the center of Hurricane Beryl was located near latitude 11.1 North, longitude 49.8 West. Beryl is moving toward the west-northwest...

T&T: A flood of caring: Citizens rally to help victims

Trinidad Express:-  The very best of the people of Trinidad has emerged this weekend. The flood that caused misery for thousands is being replaced by a flood of caring people who...

NEMO: Tuesday’s quake proves hazards can occur at any time

The National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO) has said that Tuesday's earthquake as confirmed by The University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre, (UWISRC), is a reminder that hazards can occur...

Antigua: Residents urged to adopt ‘hurricane strong’ approach

Antigua Observer:-  As residents prepare for what is being expected to be a near normal to above hurricane season, Climatologist Dale Destin is appealing to individuals to adopt a “hurricane...

All Police Officers to be on Stand-By

PRESS RELEASE: The Commissioner of Police Mr. Severin Monchery would like to appeal to all Police Officers both on duty and on leave (vacation, lieu, off etc) to be on...

Fears for more tsunamis after hundreds killed in Indonesia

(CNN) More deadly tsunamis could strike the Indonesian coastline in the coming days, authorities warn, as the volcano which triggered the weekend's devastating wave continues to erupt. At least 373...