August 8, 2020

Cayman: MRCU Weekend Spraying Operations Aug 7-9

he Mosquito Research and Control Unit has announced the following aerial and truck operations beginning tonight (Friday, 7 August 2020). Operations start at 5.30p.m.  Aerial Spraying Friday West Bay – starting at Whitehall Estates, Camana Bay included, and all of Seven Mile Beach, up to Barkers dykes and West to Birch Tree Hill – 7.15 […]

8 Aug Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 Dist.

8 Aug Sat 2020 TROPICAL REPORT ATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook Atlantic – Caribbean Sea – Gulf of Mexico Tropical Weather Outlook (en Español*) 800 AM EDT Sat Aug 8 2020 Eastern North Pacific (East of 140°W) Tropical Weather Outlook 500 AM PDT Sat Aug 8 2020 CLIMATE PREDICTION Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Moderate winds and seas are expected across […]

7 Aug Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report

7 Aug Fri 2020 TROPICAL REPORT ATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook Atlantic – Caribbean Sea – Gulf of Mexico Tropical Weather Outlook (en Español*) 800 AM EDT Fri Aug 7 2020 Eastern North Pacific (East of 140°W) Tropical Weather Outlook 500 AM PDT Fri Aug 7 2020 CLIMATE PREDICTION Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Slight to moderate winds and seas are […]

CANARI releases new report on building coastal and marine resilience in the Caribbean

Port of Spain, August 6, 2020 – With more intense hurricanes and climate extremes, mass sargassum influxes and the ongoing challenge of COVID-19, building resilience is a priority for Caribbean small island developing states (SIDS). A new report on “Rising to the climate challenge: Coastal and marine resilience in the Caribbean” from the Caribbean Natural […]

6 Aug Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 Dist

6 Aug Thu 2020 TROPICAL REPORT ATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook Atlantic – Caribbean Sea – Gulf of Mexico Tropical Weather Outlook (en Español*) 800 AM EDT Thu Aug 6 2020 Eastern North Pacific (East of 140°W) Tropical Weather Outlook 500 AM PDT Thu Aug 6 2020 CLIMATE PREDICTION Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Isolated showers along with moderate winds and […]

OECS and CCRIF SPC complete flood mitigation works in the Malgretoute

By Josette Edward-Charlemagne Wednesday, August 5, 2020 — The OECS Commission and the Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility (CCRIF SPC) this week concluded a series of efforts to strengthen resilience in at-risk communities through flood mitigation initiatives and disaster prevention sensitisation at the community level.  Mitigation work in the Malgretoute area of Micoud, Saint Lucia, has been ongoing […]

5 Aug Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 Dist

5 Aug Wed 2020 TROPICAL REPORT ATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook Atlantic – Caribbean Sea – Gulf of Mexico Tropical Weather Outlook (en Español*) 800 AM EDT Wed Aug 5 2020 Eastern North Pacific (East of 140°W) Tropical Weather Outlook 500 AM PDT Wed Aug 5 2020 CLIMATE PREDICTION Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Partly to mostly cloudy with scattered showers […]

Cayman: Botanic Park hosts Master Class Workshop Series

The Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park is pleased to host an upcoming Masterclass Workshop Series with horticulturist Nick Johnson. Mr. Johnson has 25 years of knowledge and expertise having been trained with the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS), he has been working with the Botanic Park for the past two years as its Horticultural Manager. The […]

Cayman: DEH undertakes Neighborhood Clean-Up Projects after lockdown

When piles of trash, debris, old household chemicals or paint, furniture, and other items are left on empty lots, on the street-side or other places, it can be a nuisance to an entire neighborhood. This illegal dumping can also create many health and safety problems, such as rats and insects that can spread diseases to […]

4 Aug Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 TS, 1 Dist

w 4 Aug Tue 2020 TROPICAL REPORT ATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook Atlantic – Caribbean Sea – Gulf of Mexico Tropical Weather Outlook (en Español*) 800 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020 CENTER OF ISAIAS NEARING SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA… …STRONG WINDS…HEAVY RAINFALL…AND THE THREAT OF TORNADOES WILL SPREAD NORTHWARD ALONG THE MID-ATLANTIC COAST THIS MORNING Eastern North Pacific (East of […]