C&W Communications confirms its state of readiness for the 2021 Hurricane Season

(Caribbeannewsroundup) -   Even as Caribbean countries continue to actively work towards bringing the COVID-19 pandemic under control through aggressive vaccination and public education campaigns, residents must also keep a watchful eye on the start of the Atlantic hurricane season on...

Regional Disaster Fighters Campaign Set For 2021 Hurricane Season

Press Release:– As the 2021 Atlantic Hurricane Season approaches, the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), with support from the World Bank, is launching an initiative to improve disaster preparedness and resilience in the region. Coined “Disaster Fighters”, the initiative includes...

Preparing Hurricane-Prone Regions For Hurricane Season 2021

Prepositioning relief supplies, increasing health system resilience and using data to inform action (Direct Relief) - With the 2021 Atlantic hurricane season officially starting on June 1, Direct Relief is staging caches of emergency medical supplies along the U.S. Gulf...

First Tropical Wave For 2021 Located Southeast Of The Windward Islands

The axis of a tropical wave, the first for 2021, is located near 49W South of 13 North and moving west at 20mph. According to the National Hurricane Center Scattered showers are within 180 nm on either side of the...

Ana becomes first named storm of 2021 hurricane season

Subtropical storm Ana becomes first named storm of 2021 hurricane season For the seventh straight year, a system has developed in the Atlantic basin prior to the official start of hurricane season. Subtropical storm Ana is not a threat to...

Bermuda To See Subtropical Cyclone By Friday

The U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) reported on Thursday that a low-pressure system off Bermuda is set to become a subtropical cyclone by Friday. "A non-tropical low-pressure system located about 650 miles east-northeast of Bermuda is now moving northward, and...