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Photos: High Tides Continue To Flood Areas

Photos: High Tides Continue To Flood Areas

The excessively high tide today [Nov 4] of 4.3 feet resulted in areas across the island experiencing flooding in low lying areas – a scene duplicated on occasion over the last few weeks. The Bermuda Weather Service Tide Tables show a high tide today of 1.3m/4.3′. The East End saw part of the Town Square in St George’s being covered with water,... Read more of this article

Closure Of Part Of Long Term Airport Parking Lot

Closure Of Part Of Long Term Airport Parking Lot

Bermuda Skyport said that with “the Island continuing to experience unusually high tides,” they wish to “advise the public that part of the long-term parking lot at the L.F. Wade International Airport has been closed indefinitely as a precaution.” “The excessive high tides, which have caused flooding conditions in the low-lying... Read more of this article

Photos: Crystal Caves Closed Due To High Tides

Photos: Crystal Caves Closed Due To High Tides

The popular tourist attraction Crystal Caves had to close today [Oct 9] due to the excessively high tide the island has been experiencing over the last few days. The excessively high tide of 4.3 feet has resulted in flooding in different areas across the island and caused staff to close Crystal Caves and Fantasy Caves today. The attraction will remain... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Flooding At Mill Creek Road

Photos & Video: Flooding At Mill Creek Road

The excessively high tide today [Oct 9] resulted in flooding, with the high tide of 4.3 feet causing areas of Mill Creek Road to be covered with inches of water. Traffic turning onto the road hesitated in crossing the watery path with many car drivers and cyclists turning around and leaving the area. In contrast, truck drivers and some brave car drivers... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Flooding At Town Square

Photos & Video: Flooding At Town Square

The excessively high tide resulted in flooding this weekend, with the high tide of 4.3 feet resulting in areas becoming flooded, most notably the Town Square in St George’s, where a crowd gathered, some wading in the water, with one person even sailing a small boat in the Town Square. The Bermuda Weather Service Tide Tables show a high tide today... Read more of this article

Flooding: Long Term Airport Parking Closed

Flooding: Long Term Airport Parking Closed

[Updated] Bermuda Skyport has advised that the long term parking lot at the airport is “closed until further notice due to flooding that has been caused by the excessively high tides,” and have asked people parked in the long term lot to have their vehicles removed “as soon as possible to avoid water damage.” A spokesperson said,... Read more of this article

Cashiers’ Office Closed Due To Flooding

Cashiers’ Office Closed Due To Flooding

The Government Cashiers’ Office at the Government Administration Building on Parliament Street is closed due to flooding issues on the ground floor. A Government spokesperson said, “Due to flooding issues on the ground floor of the Government Administration Building on Parliament Street, the Government Cashiers’ Office is closed. “Work to restore... Read more of this article

Photos: Heavy Rainfall Causes Flooding

Photos: Heavy Rainfall Causes Flooding

The island experienced heavy rainfall this morning, with a Thunderstorm Advisory issued by the Bermuda Weather Service and flooding affecting the island’s roads. The heavy rain and resulting flooding has also lead to the closure of the airport waste facility and the Bermuda Emissions Control Ltd testing centre on North Street. Related... Read more of this article

Flooding: Airport Waste Facility Closed Today

Flooding: Airport Waste Facility Closed Today

The Ministry of Public Works said they wishes to advise that, due to flooding, the Airport Waste Management Facility is closed today [Jan 5]. “Information about reopening will be made available as soon as possible,” a spokesperson said. Related StoriesClosure Of Part Of Long Term Airport Parking Lot Flooding: Long Term Airport... Read more of this article

BECL’s North Street Facility Closed Today

BECL’s North Street Facility Closed Today

Due to flooding, the Bermuda Emissions Control Ltd [BECL] testing centre on North Street is closed today [Jan 5] in order to prevent damage to customers’ vehicles. A spokesperson said, “Please be advised that due to flooding, the Bermuda Emissions Control Ltd. testing centre at North Street is closed for today, Thursday, January 05, 2017. “This... Read more of this article

Photos: Rainy Weather Causes Flooded Roads

Photos: Rainy Weather Causes Flooded Roads

Rainy weather affected the island today [March 29], resulting in a car to become stuck in flooding on Bakery Lane and prompting the police to advise motorists to “be mindful of others when driving and riding during the heavy rains.” The Bermuda Weather Service issued a Thunderstorm Advisory, with their forecast saying, “A passing cold... Read more of this article

Video: Car Towed Out Of Flooded Bakery Lane

Video: Car Towed Out Of Flooded Bakery Lane

As is not unusual in times of heavy rainfall, a vehicle got ‘stuck’ on Bakery Lane yet again this morning [March 29] with a tow truck arriving on scene to pull the car out. The Bermuda Weather Service had issued a Thunderstorm Advisory for this morning, with their forecast saying, “A passing cold front brings rain, showers and isolated... Read more of this article

Mills Creek Businesses To Meet With Engineer

Mills Creek Businesses To Meet With Engineer

The 20 businesses and one residence located on Mill Creek Road who have expressed concern about the impact of flooding in the area, said they received an email from Government and will be arranging a meeting with their engineer next week.Ed Faries, speaking on behalf of Mill Creek Road businesses and residents, said: “It is very clear that the canal... Read more of this article