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EMO Continues To Monitor Tropical Storm Gaston

EMO Continues To Monitor Tropical Storm Gaston

The Ministry of National Security is reminding residents that Bermuda continues to be in the midst of Hurricane Season. And as the public is aware, it has been a particularly active storm season in the last few weeks. A spokesperson said, “As a note, the Emergency Measures Organisation [EMO] continues to closely monitor Tropical Storm Gaston.... Read more of this article

Weather Forecast For Saturday August 27

Weather Forecast For Saturday August 27

Saturday, August 27 is expected to see steady light rain in the morning, with showers continuing in the afternoon, with the high to be near 29°C/84°F and the low to be near 27°C/81°F, according to Weather Underground. Winds are expected to be ESE. The relative humidity is expected to be near 74%. Sunrise will be at 6.49am and sunset will be at 7.51pm.... Read more of this article

Weather Forecast For Friday August 26

Weather Forecast For Friday August 26

Friday, August 26 is expected to be partly cloudy, with the high to be near 29°C/84°F and the low to be near 26°C/79°F, according to Weather Underground. Winds are expected to be NNW. The relative humidity is expected to be near 72%. Sunrise will be at 6.49am and sunset will be at 7.51pm. High tide will be at 2.26am and 3.11pm, while low tide will... Read more of this article

Lightning Strikes Causes Damage At Airport

Lightning Strikes Causes Damage At Airport

The Air Traffic Control Tower and the Long Range Radar at the airport suffered damage from lightning strikes during the thunderstorm yesterday, the government confirmed today. A spokesperson said, “During the severe thunderstorm activity yesterday [August 24, 2016], the Air Traffic Control Tower and the Long Range Radar at the L.F. Wade International... Read more of this article

Gaston ‘Not A Threat To Bermuda At This Time’

Gaston ‘Not A Threat To Bermuda At This Time’

[Updated] Hurricane Gaston — the seventh named storm of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season – is “not a threat to Bermuda at this time”, and its closest point of approach to the island within 72 hrs is forecast to be 475nm to the east-south-east at 6.00am on Sunday [August 28], the Bermuda Weather Service said this morning. Graphic... Read more of this article

Weather Forecast For Thursday August 25

Weather Forecast For Thursday August 25

Thursday, August 25 is expected to see thunderstorms likely in the morning, then the chance of scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon, with the high to be near 28°C/82°F and the low to be near 26°C/79°F, according to Weather Underground. Winds are expected to be SSW. The relative humidity is expected to be near 73%. Sunrise will be at 6.49am and... Read more of this article

Weather Forecast For Wednesday August 24

Weather Forecast For Wednesday August 24

Wednesday, August 24 is expected to see scattered showers and thunderstorms, with the high to be near 29°C/84°F and the low to be near 26°C/79°F, according to Weather Underground. Winds are expected to be ESE. The relative humidity is expected to be near 73%. Sunrise will be at 6.49am and sunset will be at 7.52pm. High tide will be at 1.25am and... Read more of this article

Lightning Seen Last Night Over The East End

Lightning Seen Last Night Over The East End

Lightning was seen last night [Aug 22] over the east end, with Bernews capturing a quick look at the natural light show as the phenomena lit up clouds in the night sky. The Bermuda Weather Service had issued a Thunderstorm Advisory valid last night through Tuesday evening, with their forecast for calling for “sunny periods with a shower or two,... Read more of this article

Tropical Storm Gaston Forms In Atlantic Ocean

Tropical Storm Gaston Forms In Atlantic Ocean

[Updated] As Tropical Depression Fiona continues to move across the Atlantic, it has been joined by a second system, with the NHC saying that Tropical Depression Seven has formed and “is forecast to become a tropical storm tonight or on Tuesday.” The U.S. National Hurricane Center said, “At 5.00pm, the center of Tropical Depression... Read more of this article

Weather Forecast For Tuesday August 23

Weather Forecast For Tuesday August 23

Tuesday, August 23 is expected to see scattered thunderstorms in the morning, then mainly cloudy during the afternoon with thunderstorms likely, with the high to be near 29°C/84°F and the low to be near 27°C/81°F, according to Weather Underground. Winds are expected to be SW. The relative humidity is expected to be near 74%. Sunrise will be at 6.48am... Read more of this article

Post-Tropical Cyclone “Not A Threat To Bermuda”

Post-Tropical Cyclone “Not A Threat To Bermuda”

[Updated] Fiona — which has weakened from a Tropical Storm to a Tropical Depression — remains a “potential threat” to Bermuda, and its closest point of approach to the island within 72 hrs is forecast to be 204nm to the south-west at 6.00am on Thursday [August 25], the Bermuda Weather Service said in their latest update this morning. Graphic... Read more of this article

Weather Forecast For Monday August 22

Weather Forecast For Monday August 22

Monday, August 22 is expected to be partly cloudy, with the high to be near 30°C/86°F and the low to be near 27°C/81°F, according to Weather Underground. Winds are expected to be SSW. The relative humidity is expected to be near 72%. Sunrise will be at 6.47am and sunset will be at 7.54pm. High tide will be at 12.10pm, while low tide will be at 5.53am... Read more of this article

Tropical Storm A “Potential Threat” To Bermuda

Tropical Storm A “Potential Threat” To Bermuda

[Updated] Tropical Storm Fiona is a “potential threat” to Bermuda and its closest point of approach to the island within 72 hrs is forecast to be 312nm to the south-south-east at 6.00pm on Tuesday [August 23], the Bermuda Weather Service said this evening. Graphic courtesy of the BWS:The latest forecast from the U.S. National Hurricane... Read more of this article