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BWS: Tropical Depression 28 Is “Not A Threat”

BWS: Tropical Depression 28 Is “Not A Threat”

Tropical Depression 28 is “not a threat to Bermuda,” the Bermuda Weather Service said, with its closest point of approach to Bermuda within 72 hours forecast to be 1265 nm to the SW at 2pm on Sunday [Oct 25], with the BWS noting that “this system may move closer to Bermuda after this time period depending upon its track.” Graphic courtesy... Read more of this article

Hurricane Epsilon Is No Longer A Threat

Hurricane Epsilon Is No Longer A Threat

Hurricane Epsilon is no longer a threat to the island, it has passed its closest point of approach to Bermuda, and the Tropical Storm Warning has ended. Graphic courtesy of the BWS:The Bermuda Weather Service’s forecast says, “The Tropical Storm Warning has ended as Hurricane Epsilon, now to our east-northeast, will continue to move north and... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Weather As Epsilon Approaches

Photos & Video: Weather As Epsilon Approaches

The weather in Bermuda is starting to show some effects as Hurricane Epsilon passes to our east, and while the hurricane is not expected to make a direct hit or cause any strong effects, it it is forecast to bring “marginal tropical storm force sustained windsThe Bermuda Weather Service’s latest forecast said, “A Tropical Storm Warning... Read more of this article

Minister Ming Provides Hurricane Epsilon Update

Minister Ming Provides Hurricane Epsilon Update

The Minister of National Security Renee Ming provided an update regarding Hurricane Epsilon, saying that the forecast “remains that we will only occasionally experience marginal tropical storm force sustained winds.” Minister Ming said, “The Emergency Measures Organisation [EMO] determined that a meeting wasn’t required today, however... Read more of this article

Video: Hurricane Hunters Monitoring Epsilon

Video: Hurricane Hunters Monitoring Epsilon

The Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunters are currently monitoring Hurricane Epsilon, capturing video from within the storm’s eye and finding that it has “dropped in intensity.” The National Hurricane Center said, “Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunters find that Epsilon has dropped in intensity.”The latest forecast from the BWS... Read more of this article

Video: Weather On South Shore Beaches

Video: Weather On South Shore Beaches

“Hurricane Epsilon continues to be a potential threat to Bermuda, but based on the latest forecast, this weather system is expected to be similar to what Bermuda experiences during a winter gale.” This was from Minister of National Security Renee Ming earlier today as she provided an update on Hurricane Epsilon, with the Minister saying that... Read more of this article

Video: Govt Press Conference On Hurricane

Video: Govt Press Conference On Hurricane

[Updated] Minister of National Security Renee Ming, National Disaster Coordinator Steve Cosham and BWS Director Dr Mark Guishard are holding a press conference this afternoon [Oct 21] to update on Hurricane Epsilon. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Minister Ming said, “Hurricane Epsilon continues... Read more of this article

Hurricane Epsilon Remains A “Potential Threat”

Hurricane Epsilon Remains A “Potential Threat”

[Updated] Epsilon – which has now strengthened into a hurricane — remains is a “potential threat to Bermuda”, the Bermuda Weather Service said, with its closest point of approach within 72 hours forecast to be 178 nm to the ENE at 11pm on Thursday [Oct 22], with the BWS noting that “this system may move closer to Bermuda after this... Read more of this article

BEST On Slowing Down Global Warming

BEST On Slowing Down Global Warming

The Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce [BEST] is advising the community to “do our part as a global citizen to slow down global warming.” A BEST flyer says, “Paulette and Teddy would make terrible dinner guests! They were uninvited, ran off their mouths, and left a huge mess. Do we want more like them to come to Bermuda? “Hurricanes... Read more of this article

Minister Ming To Chair EMO Executive Meeting

Minister Ming To Chair EMO Executive Meeting

The Minister of National Security Renee Ming will chair an Emergency Measures Organisation [EMO] Executive Meeting tomorrow [Oct 21] to get the latest update on Tropical Storm Epsilon. A Government spokesperson said, “The Minister of National Security, the Hon. Renee Ming, JP, MP, advised that she will chair an Emergency Measures Organisation [EMO]... Read more of this article

Weather Service Issues Tropical Storm Watch

Weather Service Issues Tropical Storm Watch

[Updated] Tropical Storm Epsilon remains a “potential threat to Bermuda”, the Bermuda Weather Service said, with its closest point of approach to Bermuda within 72 hours forecast to be 171 nm to the east at 6am on Friday [Oct 23], with the BWS noting that “this system may move closer to Bermuda after this time period depending upon its track.” Their... Read more of this article

Tropical Storm Is “Potential Threat To Bermuda”

Tropical Storm Is “Potential Threat To Bermuda”

[Updated] Tropical Depression 27 has formed over the central Atlantic and interests in “Bermuda should closely monitor the progress of this system,” the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. Tweet from the NHC sent at around 9.00am this morning:The latest forecast from the U.S. National Hurricane Center said, “At 800 AM AST [1200... Read more of this article

BWS: Low Pressure System To Bermuda’s East

BWS: Low Pressure System To Bermuda’s East

The Bermuda Weather Service is “closely monitoring” the “development of a low-pressure system to Bermuda’s east.” In an online post earlier this morning [Oct 16], the BWS said, “Don’t put those hurricane season supplies back in storage just yet. Multiple weather models are indicating the development of a low-pressure... Read more of this article