Friday, October 20, 2017

Weather

Floods from Coast To Coast

Oct. 20, 2017, 1:22 PM AST Comments

Three days of persistent rainfall has led to this developing disaster in villages and communities located in low lying areas or near rivers that have broken their banks.



Tsunami warning a hoax

Dec. 6, 2016, 6:3 PM AST Comments

The Office of Disaster Preparedness and Management issued a statement on their official Facebook page to refute claims of a Tsunami warning issued for Trinidad after the 6.1 magnitude earthquake that struck at approximately 5:42pm.

Brasso Seco battered

Dec. 2, 2016, 9:29 AM AST Comments

By Carolyn Kissoon - The destruction caused by strong winds and thunder showers on Wednesday was not isolated to villages in the northeast Trinidad. The village of Brasso Seco/Paria located in the heart of the northern range was also ravaged by landslides, uprooted trees and flooding.


Riverine flood alert issued for Trinidad

Nov. 25, 2016, 4:54 PM AST Comments

The Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service continues its RIVERINE FLOOD ALERT for Trinidad. There has been a decrease in rainfall activity associated with the Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) over the last 4-6 hours.