Weather

Wrap up warm - it's going to get cold

January 20, 2020

Wrap up warm folks because we're going to get a wintry blast across The Bahamas later this week. With a cold front coming in from the north west overnight temperatures are going to go down quicker than an ice cold Kalik...

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A Servere Thunderstorm Warning Issued For Mayaguana
A Servere Thunderstorm Warning Issued For Mayaguana

December 24, 2019

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR MAYAGUANA AND ITS ADJACENT WATERS.

AT 1:15 PM, LIGHTNING DETECTOR, RADAR AND SATELLITE IMAGERY CONTINUED TO DEPICT A LINE OF HEAVY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ASSOCIATED WITH A COLD FRONT MOVING ACROSS THE WARNING AREA.

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Severe Weather Warning Continues

December 24, 2019

THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING UPDATE FROM 10:40 AM EDT UNTIL 12:40 PM, TUESDAY 24TH DECEMBER 2019...

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Severe Weather Warning Update

December 24, 2019

The Bahamas Department of Meteorology has issued A Severe Thunderstorm Warning update from 10:40 AM EDT UNTIL 12:40 PM, TUESDAY 24TH DECEMBER 2019...

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Severe Weather Warning

December 24, 2019

The Bahamas Department of Meteorology has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning from 8:40 AM EDT until 10:40 AM, TUESDAY 24TH DECEMBER 2019...

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Severe Weather Warning Update for South Eleuthera, The Northern Exuma Chain From Norman's Cay North, North Andros and The Berry Islands
Severe Weather Warning Update for South Eleuthera, The Northern Exuma Chain From Norman's Cay North, North Andros and The Berry Islands

December 23, 2019

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR SOUTH ELEUTHERA AND THE NORTHERN EXUMA CHAIN FROM NORMAN’S CAY NORTH AND THEIR ADJACENT WATERS. A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR NORTH ANDROS AND THE BERRY ISLANDS AND THEIR ADJACENT WATERS...

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Severe Weather Warning Update for Eleuthera, The Norther Exuma Chain from Norma's Cay North, and for Bimini
Severe Weather Warning Update for Eleuthera, The Norther Exuma Chain from Norma's Cay North, and for Bimini

December 23, 2019

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR ELEUTHERA, THE NORTHERN EXUMA CHAIN FROM NORMAN’S CAY NORTH, AND FOR BIMINI, ALONG WITH THEIR ADJACENT WATERS. AT 11:30 AM LIGHTNING DETECTOR, RADAR AND SATELLITE IMAGERY DEPICTED A LINE OF ORGANIZED SHOWERS WITH EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS ASSOCIATED WITH A FRONTAL BOUNDARY MOVING EASTWARDS TOWARDS AND ACROSS THE WARNING AND WATCH AREAS...

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Severe Weather Warning Update for Grand Bahama, Bimini, The Berry Islands, Abaco, North Andros and New Providence
Severe Weather Warning Update for Grand Bahama, Bimini, The Berry Islands, Abaco, North Andros and New Providence

December 23, 2019

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR GRAND BAHAMA, BIMINI, THE BERRY ISLANDS, AND THEIR ADJACENT WATERS. A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR ABACO, NORTH ANDROS, NEW PROVIDENCE AND THEIR COASTAL WATERS.

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Severe Weather Warning Update for Inagua, Mayaguana, Turks and Caicos Islands and Their Adjacent Waters
Severe Weather Warning Update for Inagua, Mayaguana, Turks and Caicos Islands and Their Adjacent Waters

December 20, 2019

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR INAGUA, MAYAGUANA, TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS AND THEIR ADJACENT WATERS...

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Severe Weather Warning for Acklins, Inagua, Mayaguana and Their Adjacent Waters
Severe Weather Warning for Acklins, Inagua, Mayaguana and Their Adjacent Waters

December 20, 2019

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR ACKLINS, INAGUA, MAYAGUANA AND THEIR ADJACENT WATERS...

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Severe Weather Warning for Ragged Island
Severe Weather Warning for Ragged Island

December 19, 2019

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR RAGGED ISLAND AND ITS ADJACENT WATERS...

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Australia heatwave: Nation endures hottest day on record
Australia heatwave: Nation endures hottest day on record

December 18, 2019

Australia has experienced its hottest day on record with the national average temperature reaching a high of 40.9C (105.6F)...

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Seven Day Forecast for the Bahamas from 16th to 22nd November 2019

December 16, 2019

General Situation: A cold front near the Central and SE Bahamas along with a surface trough near Inagua and Hispaniola continue to trigger some scattered showers or a possible thunderstorm in the area while strong high pressure ridge produces moderate to strong breezes. A cold front near the SE Bahamas will weaken and dissipate as a strong high pressure ridge shift eastwards ahead of an approaching strong cold front on late Tuesday through early Wednesday. A cold front followed by strong high pressure ridge will move rapidly across the NW and Central Bahamas with unsettled weather and near gale force winds affecting the area from early Thursday through Friday. By Saturday a surface low pressure system will develop near South Florida and tighten pressures between high pressure ridge will produce potential gale or near gale force conditions across the NW and parts of the Central Bahamas. As the low moves north-eastwards it will drag a cold front across the NW Bahamas on Sunday with unsettled weather mainly along and ahead of the front...

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Seven Day Forecast for the Bahamas from 12th to 18th December 2019

December 12, 2019

General Situation: A cold front near Central and South Florida will stall north of the Bahamas as a weak trough in the SE Bahamas produces some pockets of unsettled weather as it shifts through the Central Bahamas this afternoon. As first front weakens and shifts out of the area, a second cold front will move through the Southern United States by late Saturday or early Sunday and continue through the NW Bahamas while high pressure ridge builds in its wake. The cold front will weaken and gradually dissipate through Tuesday across the Central Bahamas next week as another cold front approaches or enters the NW Bahamas by early Wednesday...

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Seven Day Forecast for the Bahamas from 5th to 11th December 2019

December 05, 2019

General Situation: A reinforcing cold front over the Central Bahamas will continue to move southeastward through the SE Bahamas today and eventually merge with a stationary front south of the area through Friday. Meanwhile, a high pressure system will gradually build over the southern United States and it will slide over the western Atlantic waters north of the Bahamas as stationary front dissipates south of the Bahamas on Saturday. High pressure ridge will dominate the weather across the area through Tuesday with another cold front potentially moving towards or across the NW Bahamas on Wednesday...

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The Bahamas Public Forecast for Today and Tonight Thursday 5th December 2019 at 6am

December 05, 2019

GENERAL SITUATION: A REINFORCING COLD FRONT NEAR THE CENTRAL BAHAMAS CONTINUES TO QUICKLY MOVE SOUTHEAST WARD THROUGH THIS EVENING WHILE HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS THE AREA BEHIND IT..

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The Bahamas Marine Forecast for 24 hours from 6pm Tuesday 3rd December 2019

December 04, 2019

WARNINGS: BEACHGOERS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR THE THREAT OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG NORTH COAST BEACHES.

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A Cold Front Extends Across Southeast Bahamas
A Cold Front Extends Across Southeast Bahamas

December 03, 2019

A cold front extends across the Southeast Bahamas and is expected to stall later tonight or early tomorrow morning.

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Seven Day Forecast for the Bahamas from 2nd to 8th December 2019

December 03, 2019

General Situation: A cold front over the NW Bahamas will continue to move southeastward while high pressure ridge issues cooler and drier conditions across the island chain in its wake. As high pressure ridge weakens north of the area another cold front will move near the Northwest Bahamas and shift eastward on Wednesday, followed by a weak cold front moving into the NW Bahamas on Thursday. As the weak front dissipates over the Bahamas a third front will move into the NW Bahamas pushed by a building high pressure ridge through the area. The front will shift through the Central Bahamas as high pressure builds in its wake...

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Bahamas Public Forecast for this Afternoon and Tonight Monday 2nd December 2019 at 12pm

December 02, 2019

GENERAL SITUATION: A COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE THROUGH THE NORTHWEST BAHAMAS THIS AFTERNOON FOLLOWED BY BUILDING HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE OVER THE AREA...

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