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sahara-dust
By Edition On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
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Dust from Sahara desert covers the ABC-islands

WILLEMSTAD – Dust particles from sand storms in the Sahara desert have blanketed sections of the Caribbean, including the ABC-islands, affecting air quality in the region. Each year, Saharan dust storms pass through More...

Meteo Services
By Edition On Friday, January 2nd, 2015
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Code yellow: high waves expected

WILLEMSTAD - The Meteorological Service reports that the code yellow is effective from today. The code means that small vessels will have to be more cautious at sea. Locally, the sea can be very rough with wave More...

Meteo Services
By Edition On Thursday, January 9th, 2014
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Alert: Code yellow – waves up to two meters

WILLEMSTAD – The Department of Meteorological Services issues a code yellow today. This is a warning to all small vessels. The sea may be rough with waves of up to two meters. It is important to be extra careful More...

rain
By Edition On Friday, January 3rd, 2014
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2014 begins with a cold weather

WILLEMSTAD - The year 2014 started cold. A temperature of 17.3 ° C was measured yesterday morning at the Hato area which is where the airport is located. That's a record. According to the Meteorological Service, More...

Meteo
By Edition On Wednesday, December 4th, 2013
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Meteo personnel demands payments overtime

WILLEMSTAD - The Operational Department at the Weather Chamber of the Meteorological Service (Meteo) demands payment from the government for their overtime worked between 2005 and 2011. In addition, they cannot More...

Salina
By Edition On Monday, November 4th, 2013
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Heavy rainfall leads to flooding in Saliña

WILLEMSTAD – During the weekend, Curacao got to deal with extreme storms. The Meteorological services therefore gave an orange code between 05.00 and 08.00 and warned of flooding and landslides especially in ‘danger More...