Tag: tropical storm

Tropical Storm Names 2018

June 1 through November 30 is recognised annually as the Atlantic Hurricane Season. This is the time during which tropical storms and hurricane systems usually form in the Atlantic Ocean. Since 1950, the custom has been to name the hurricanes

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 30, 2016

Ready For Matthew – Gov’t Says It’s Prepared For Hurricane, Jamaicans Urged To Store Water. The Government late last night declared that it was prepared to deal with the impending passage of Matthew, which yesterday afternoon, became the…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – August 2, 2016

‘Bolt More Popular Than Pele’ – Brazilian Navy Captain Reveals Why J’cans Wooed To Train At Base. Luiz Serrano, the naval officer responsible for Jamaica’s training base in Rio de Janeiro, believes that even in Brazil, Usain Bolt is more

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Hurricane Season Is Here

Many Jamaicans of at least 30 years old can vividly recall the devastation caused by Hurricane Gilbert in 1988. One scene of the storm’s aftermath is pictured above. June 1 marked the beginning of the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season and researchers

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