March 22, 2019

22 Mar Weather in Cayman

22 Mar Fri 2019 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS An increase in cloudiness and showers are expected over the sister Islands tonight and across Grand Cayman tomorrow as a stationary front currently east of Cayman Brac retrogresses across the Cayman area tonight. Radar images show isolated showers over the Cayman area moving towards the south. Humidity: […]

Cyclone Idai: ‘15,000 people still need to be rescued’

From BBC Some 15,000 people still need to be rescued from the devastation caused by Cyclone Idai, Mozambique officials say. The cyclone victims there are stranded by catastrophic flooding and are clinging to roofs or stuck in trees, charities say. In the port city of Beira, aid workers say there are only two to three […]

21 Mar Weather in Cayman

21 Mar Thu 2019 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS A cold front currently just east of Cayman Brac will drift east and become stationary later tonight with the accompanying high pressure system producing moderate northerly winds over our area. Radar images show scattered showers over the Cayman area moving towards the southeast. Humidity: 73% (UP from […]

20 Mar Weather in Cayman

20 Mar Wed 2019 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Light and variable winds and slight seas will continue across the Cayman area today associated with a weak pressure gradient across the Northwest Caribbean. A cold front currently northwest of the Cayman Islands is expected to linger over the next day or so leading to an increase […]

New ECLAC policy brief prepares Caribbean countries for natural disasters

Through the publication of a new policy brief, the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) subregional headquarters for the Caribbean has identified strengths and weaknesses in the DRM strategies of member states and how these can be mainstreamed in development plans and policies.  The brief which is entitled `Mainstreaming disaster risk management […]

19 Mar Weather in Cayman

19 Mar Tue 2019 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Light and variable winds and slight seas will continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours associated with a weak pressure gradient across the Northwest Caribbean. A cold front over the northwest Caribbean is expected to linger over the next day or so leading to […]

18 Mar Weather in Cayman

18 Mar Mon 2019 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Light winds and slight seas will continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours associated with a weak pressure gradient across the Northwest Caribbean. Radar images show no showers over the Cayman area. Humidity: 91% (Same as yesterday) UV: 13.6 EXTREME (UP from yesterday) Temperature: […]

Anglicans from Caribbean dioceses train for disaster preparedness and resilience

From ACNS Anglicans from throughout the Caribbean have been taking part in a “Pastors and Disasters” workshop in Grenada. The workshop has been organised and hosted by the Church of the Province of the West Indies with the global Anglican Alliance, the US-based Episcopal Relief & Development, and the Canadian Primate’s World Relief and Development […]

17 Mar Weather in Cayman

17 Mar Sun 2019 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Light to moderate winds and slight seas will continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours associated with a weak pressure gradient across the Northwest Caribbean Humidity: 91% (UP from yesterday) UV: 12.7 EXTREME (UP from yesterday) Temperature: Today’s current temperature – See weather forecast […]

16 Mar Weather in Cayman

16 Mar Sat 2019 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Moderate northeasterly winds and seas will continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours associated with a weak pressure gradient across the Northwest Caribbean. Radar images show isolated showers in and around the Cayman area moving towards the west. Humidity: 81% (DOWN from yesterday) UV: […]