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By Edition On Wednesday, September 12th, 2018
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A weakened tropical storm Isaac to reach the Caribbean tomorrow

Updated to include tropical storm watches issued for St Martin and St Maarten in 2 p.m. NHC advisory. FLORIDA - Tropical Storm Isaac is on course to reach the Lesser Antilles tomorrow, but it won’t be at hurricane More...

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By Edition On Friday, August 31st, 2018
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Coming month will be very hot

WILLEMSTAD - The Meteorological Department warns of warmer weather than normal in the coming months. September and October are traditionally already hot months, but the expectation is that there will almost no wind. The More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, July 25th, 2018
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Tropical weather in the Netherlands unfavorable for Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - Curacao can still suffer from the tropical weather in the Netherlands. Especially the last-minute bookers opt for holidays in Europe or stay at home, says the VakantieDiscounter. Outside Europe, the 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...

Rain
By Edition On Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
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Region urged to brace for wetter than usual period of rain

BRIDGETOWN - A few days before the start of the 2018 Atlantic Hurricane season, the Barbados-based Caribbean Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology (CIMH) says the precipitation outlook trends to a usual or a More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 12th, 2018
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Roofs suffer from strong wind

WILLEMSTAD - The fire brigade had to be dispatched several times this weekend because of the strong wind. So strong that roofs were ripped off from houses. This happened on the St. Annaweg in Parera and at a house More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 5th, 2018
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Sea conditions impact cargo and cruise berthing operations in St. Maarten

PHILIPSBURG - The severe and unusual sea conditions in the North Eastern Caribbean on Monday impacted cargo and cruise operations at the Dr. A.C. Wathey Cruise & Cargo Facility as well as the Cole Bay depot More...

Rain
By Edition On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
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February this year already twice as wet as normal

WILLEMSTAD - According to the Meteorology Service of Curaçao (Meteo), there have been twice as much rain this month than normal in February. The rain is due to a cooler Antarctic Ocean around the equator. It is More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 20th, 2017
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Bad weather causes power interruptions

WILLEMSTAD - The current weather with rain, thunder and lightning causes power outages in Banda'bou (western side of the island). Also, fixed phones lines and cable provider TDS suffered from the weather. A large More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017
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Tropical Depression Sixteen forms in western Caribbean

MIAMI - Tropical Depression Sixteen has formed in the western Caribbean, with life-threatening flash floods and mudslides possible over portions of Central America. According to the National Hurricane Center (NHC) More...