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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

Tropical Storm Delta Not A Threat To Bermuda

Tropical Storm Delta Not A Threat To Bermuda

Tropical Storm Delta is “not a threat to Bermuda”, the Bermuda Weather Service said, with its closest point of approach to Bermuda within 72 hrs is forecast to be 1213 nm to the SW at 1pm on Monday, October 5, with the BWS noting that “this system may move closer to Bermuda after this time period depending upon its track.” Graphic courtesy of... Read more of this article

Tropical Storm Gamma Not A Threat To Bermuda

Tropical Storm Gamma Not A Threat To Bermuda

Tropical Storm Gamma is “not a threat to Bermuda”, the Bermuda Weather Service said, with its closest point of approach to Bermuda within 72 hrs is forecast to be 1389 nm to the WSW at 3pm on Sunday, October 4th, with the BWS noting that “this system may move closer to Bermuda after this time period depending upon its track.” The... Read more of this article

Commissioner: “Help Them Get Privacy Back”

Commissioner: “Help Them Get Privacy Back”

Commissioner Stephen Corbishley appealed to the public to help a family “get their privacy back” after members of the public have been walking onto their private property to look at the damage it sustained in the recent hurricane. In an online post, Commissioner Corbishley said, “I have been contacted by the family who own the property... Read more of this article

BELCO: Hurricane Paulette & Teddy Restoration

BELCO: Hurricane Paulette & Teddy Restoration

BELCO today [Sept 23] advised that work continues to repair damaged infrastructure following Hurricanes Paulette and Teddy. A spokesperson said, “BELCO today advised that work continues to repair damaged infrastructure following Hurricanes Paulette and Teddy. “During the rest of this week and into next week, customers may experience an interruption... Read more of this article

Soldiers Mobilize Again For Hurricane Teddy

Soldiers Mobilize Again For Hurricane Teddy

Soldiers from the RBR mobilised for the second time in a week after a double whammy from Hurricanes Paulette and Teddy. More than 75 troops were embodied for Teddy – but senior officers said the storm had caused little damage. Captain Kenji Bean, the officer in charge of the hurricane response teams, said five Immediate Response Teams were on duty,... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: Post Hurricane Teddy

Photos & Videos: Post Hurricane Teddy

Hurricane Teddy is now moving away from Bermuda, and the task of restoring the Island is getting underway, with Bermuda’s experienced crews getting to work to bring us back to normal.You can view our live updates on Hurricane Teddy and Hurricane Paulette here, and all our coverage of Hurricane Teddy here. Related... Read more of this article