December 10, 2018

Disruptive weather to hinder cleanup efforts across Caribbean this week

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By Faith Eherts From AccuWeather An unsettled weather pattern will continue to plague the Caribbean for several days, threatening hurricane-ravaged areas with flooding rainfall and gusty winds. “A broad area of low pressure will continue to produce heavy showers and thunderstorms across much of the western portion of the Caribbean over the next few days,” […]

A surprising factor in the extinction of the dinosaurs may have been how long their eggs took to hatch

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By Kevin Loria From Business Insider Approximately 66 million years ago, a massive asteroid or comet smashed into the Earth near what we now think of as the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico. On the other side of the world, in India, at a place called the Deccan Traps, a period of intense volcanic eruption began […]

Cayman Islands now under Tropical Storm Watch. Six die in Dominican Republic due to flooding

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From Soualiga Newsday 01 Aug 2016 SINT MAARTEN/CAYMAN ISLANDS – The Cayman Islands National Weather Service has issued a tropical storm watch as of 6.00pm on Monday. The tropical wave is becoming more organized as it moves westward. The system should impact the Cayman Islands for about a 24-hour period. Cayman Airways has cancelled a […]

Tropical Storm likely to form in Caribbean

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By: Bob Henson , 2:00 PM GMT on August 01, 2016 From Weather Underground Figure 1. Enhanced infrared image of Invest 97L as of 1245Z (8:45 am EDT) Monday, August 1, 2016. Image credit: CIRA/RAMMB/CSU. The tropical wave in the eastern Caribbean dubbed Invest 97L continued to organize on Sunday night, and it will likely […]