All about Hurricane season

Disaster Management
By Edition On Thursday, June 14th, 2018
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The government is ready for hurricane season 2018

WILLEMSTAD - The Minister of General Affairs, Eugene Rhuggenaath, in his role as commander in chief during a calamity, met with the members of the Permanent Disaster Staff. This organization is comprised of national More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
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Prepare your Disaster Supply Kit for the hurricane season

It only takes one storm to change your life and community.  We don’t really live in the hurricane belt, but you need to be prepared.  The 2018 Atlantic hurricane season starts officially on Friday, June 1, but More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
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Forecasters predict near-normal or above-normal activity this hurricane season

FLORIDA - The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Climate Prediction Center is forecasting a 75 per cent chance that the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season, which begins on Friday, will be near- or More...

Sandy Hurricane
By Edition On Friday, April 13th, 2018
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Heavy hurricane season coming again

WILLEMSTAD - The coming hurricane season will be tough again. Researchers at Colorado State University report this. They expect 14 storms that get a name, three less than last year. 7 storms become hurricanes and More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 26th, 2018
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Theo: Too many still roofless while hurricane season looms

PHILIPSBURG - Too many residents are still without roofs with the upcoming Atlantic Hurricane Season some 67 days away, said United Democrats leader Member of Parliament Theo Heyliger, as he called for speedier More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 24th, 2018
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2018 will be another active hurricane season

WILLEMSTAD - It will be an active hurricane season again. Just like last year. And that is because the seawater is warmer than normal. According to the GWO, the Global Weather Oscillations, the region will get 12 More...

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By Edition On Monday, December 4th, 2017
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Goodbye to an extremely active Hurricane Season

MIAMI - On November 30, marked the official end of the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season which matched predictions that it would be extremely active. The season produced 17 named storms of which 10 became hurricanes More...

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By Edition On Monday, May 29th, 2017
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Brace for an above-average hurricane season this year

FLORIDA – Forecasters at the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Climate Prediction Center say the Atlantic could see another above-normal hurricane season this year. For the upcoming Atlantic More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
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Rare April storm may be forming in the Atlantic

FLORIDA – It’s still about a month and a half before the official start of the Atlantic hurricane season, but it could be off to an early start this year. Weather experts are watching a disturbance that could More...

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By Edition On Friday, December 2nd, 2016
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The most active hurricane season in four years comes to an end

FLORIDA – The 2016 Atlantic hurricane season officially ends today as the first above-normal season since 2012, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). There were 15 named storms More...