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BWS: Hurricane Isaias ‘Not A Threat At This Time’

BWS: Hurricane Isaias ‘Not A Threat At This Time’

Hurricane Isaias is “not a threat to Bermuda at this time”, the Bermuda Weather Service said, with its closest point of approach to Bermuda within 72 hours forecast to be 717 nm to the west at 6.00am on Monday, August 3, with the BWS noting that “this system may move closer to Bermuda after this time period depending upon its track.” Graphic... Read more of this article

TS Isaias ‘Not A Threat To Bermuda At This Time’

TS Isaias ‘Not A Threat To Bermuda At This Time’

Tropical Storm Isaias is “not a threat to Bermuda at this time,: the Bermuda Weather Service said, with its closest point of approach to Bermuda within 72 hours forecast to be 809 nm to the WSW at 12.00pm on Sunday [Aug 2], with the BWS noting that “this system may move closer to Bermuda after this time period depending upon its track.” Graphic... Read more of this article

Hanna Becomes First Hurricane Of Season

Hanna Becomes First Hurricane Of Season

Hanna – the 8th named storm of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season — has strengthened to become the first hurricane of the year, however the Bermuda Weather Service [BWS] said that it is not a threat to Bermuda. Graphic courtesy of the BWS:The latest forecast from the U.S. National Hurricane Center said, “At 100 PM CDT [1800 UTC], the center... Read more of this article

BWS: Tropical Storm Hanna Is “Not A Threat”

BWS: Tropical Storm Hanna Is “Not A Threat”

Tropical Storm Hanna– the 8th named storm of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season and one of two storms currently in the Atlantic — is “not a threat to Bermuda,” the Bermuda Weather Service said, with its closest point of approach to Bermuda within 72 hours having passed. Graphic courtesy of the BWS:The latest forecast from the U.S.... Read more of this article

BWS: Tropical Storm Gonzalo Is “Not A Threat”

BWS: Tropical Storm Gonzalo Is “Not A Threat”

Tropical Storm Gonzalo — the 7th named storm of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season — has formed, and it is “not a threat to Bermuda at this time,” the Bermuda Weather Service said. The BWS said that Gonzalo’s closest point of approach to Bermuda within 72 hours is forecast to be 1210 nm to the south at 6pm on Sat, July 25th, with... Read more of this article

Tropical Depression ‘Not A Threat To Bermuda’

Tropical Depression ‘Not A Threat To Bermuda’

Tropical Depression Seven is “not a threat to Bermuda at this time,” the Bermuda Weather Service said, with its closest point of approach to Bermuda within 72 hour forecast to be 1371 nm to the SSE at 6pm on Friday, Jul 24th, with the BWS noting that “this system may move closer to Bermuda after this time period depending upon its... Read more of this article

NASA On Hurricane Season & Amazon Fires

NASA On Hurricane Season & Amazon Fires

“Warmer than average sea surface temperatures in the tropical North Atlantic Ocean so far in 2020 have set the stage for an active hurricane season and elevated the risk of fires in the southern Amazon,” according to scientists at NASA and the University of California, Irvine. “Variations in ocean sea surface temperatures alter weather... Read more of this article

Tropical Storm Fay Is “Not A Threat To Bermuda”

Tropical Storm Fay Is “Not A Threat To Bermuda”

Tropical Storm Fay is ”not a threat to Bermuda”, the Bermuda Weather Service said, with its closest point of approach to Bermuda within 72 hrs having passed. Fay — the sixth named system of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season — is, of course, a name Bermudian are familiar with due to the strike by Hurricane Fay back in 2014,... Read more of this article

BWS: Tropical Depression Five Is ‘Not A Threat’

BWS: Tropical Depression Five Is ‘Not A Threat’

[Updated] Tropical Depression Five has formed and is a “threat to Bermuda” the BWS said, adding that it is “projected to move north of Bermuda tonight [July 4] as a marginal tropical storm.” The BWS said, “Tropical Depression 5 has now formed and is projected to move north of Bermuda tonight as a marginal tropical storm.... Read more of this article

Cristobal: Third Tropical Storm Of Season Forms

Cristobal: Third Tropical Storm Of Season Forms

Tropical Storm Cristobal — the third named storm of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season — is “not a threat to Bermuda at this time”, the Bermuda Weather Service said, with its closest point of approach to Bermuda within 72 hours forecast to be 1496 nm to the WSW at 6am on Saturday, June 6, with the BWS noting that “this... Read more of this article

Tropical Depression Three Not A Threat

Tropical Depression Three Not A Threat

Tropical Depression Three is “not a threat to Bermuda”, the Bermuda Weather Service said, with its closest point of approach to Bermuda within 72 hours having passed. Graphic courtesy of the BWS:The latest forecast from the U.S. National Hurricane Center said, “At 400 PM CDT [2100 UTC], the center of Tropical Depression Three was... Read more of this article

The 2020 Hurricane Season ‘Officially’ Starts

The 2020 Hurricane Season ‘Officially’ Starts

The Atlantic hurricane season officially starts today [June 1] and runs through November 30, and while today may be the ‘official’ start, two storms already made an early appearance in May. Tropical Storm Arthur was the first named Atlantic storm of the year, while the second named storm was Tropical Storm Bertha; fortunately neither impacted... Read more of this article

Tropical Storm Bertha ‘Not A Threat To Bermuda’

Tropical Storm Bertha ‘Not A Threat To Bermuda’

The second named storm of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season – which doesn’t officially start until June 1 – has formed, with the Bermuda Weather Service saying that Tropical Storm Bertha is “not a threat to Bermuda,” with its closest point of approach to the island within 72 hours having passed. Graphic courtesy of the BWS:The... Read more of this article