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 WSC Operational Update Following the Passage of Hurricane Irma Hurricane Irma PR Update No. 4
September 13, 2017
WSC Operational Update Following the Passage of Hurricane Irma Hurricane Irma PR Update No. 4

The Water and Sewerage Corporation (WSC) wishes to provide the following operational updates to our valued customers and all residents of The Bahamas following the passage of Hurricane Irma. New Providence (NP) Normal, pre-Hurricane Irma, water and sewerage operations have been fully restored. Family Islands (FIs)...

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Bahamas Under Hurricane Alert - Hurricane Matthew
October 01, 2016
Bahamas Under Hurricane Alert - Hurricane Matthew

POWERFUL HURRICANE MATTHEW BARELY MOVING …

A HURRICANE ALERT IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR THE ENTIRE BAHAMAS AND THE TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS.

A HURRICANE ALERT MEANS THAT HURRICANE CONDITIONS COULD AFFECT THE MENTIONED ISLANDS WITHIN 60 HOURS.

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The PLP Donates 50,000 to Hurricane Joaquin Hurricane Relief
October 16, 2015
The PLP Donates $50,000 to Hurricane Joaquin Hurricane Relief

The Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) donated $50,000 to hurricane relief efforts, October 15, 2015 at the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to assist with rebuilding and recovery initiatives of the southeastern islands of The Bahamas that were severely impacted by Category 4 Hurricane Joaquin at the beginning of October.

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ALERT 24 ON HURRICANE JOAQUIN - HURRICANE CONDITIONS SHOULD BEGIN TO GRADUALLY SUBSIDE...
October 03, 2015
ALERT #24 ON HURRICANE JOAQUIN - HURRICANE CONDITIONS SHOULD BEGIN TO GRADUALLY SUBSIDE...

… HURRICANE JOAQUIN MOVING AWAY FROM BAHAMAS…. …HURRICANE CONDITIONS SHOULD BEGIN TO GRADUALLY SUBSIDE...

A HURRICANE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE CENTRAL BAHAMAS, AND ACKLINS, CROOKED ISLAND, AND MAYAGUANA IN THE SOUTHEAST BAHAMAS.

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St Andrew’s Hurricanes Provide Hurricane Relief
October 06, 2011

The St Andrew’s School community came together recently and raised a total $5,000 which was donated to the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to help Family Island residents hardest hit by Hurricane Irene.

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August 31, 2019
Hurricane Dorian - Grand Bahama Emergency Contact

Hurricane Dorian - Grand Bahama Emergency Contact...

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August 31, 2019
HURRICANE DORIAN UPDATES: PM's plea, Glass Window Bridge closed, LPIA open

LOCAL weather forecasters predict Hurricane Dorian will make landfall early Sunday morning packing 130mph winds, storm surge and heavy rain.

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August 31, 2019
Summary for Hurricane Dorian (AT5/AL052019)

...EXTREMELY DANGEROUS HURRICANE DORIAN MOVING CLOSER TO THE NORTHWESTERN BAHAMAS... ...LIFE-THREATENING STORM SURGE...HURRICANE-FORCE WINDS...AND HEAVY RAINFALL EXPECTED OVER THE NORTHWESTERNMOST BAHAMAS...
As of 11:00 PM EDT Sat Aug 31
the center of Dorian was located near 26.3, -75.1
with movement W at 8 mph.
The minimum central pressure was 940 mb
with maximum sustained winds of about 150...

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August 31, 2019
Hurricane Dorian Public Advisory Number 31

Issued at 1100 PM EDT Sat Aug 31 2019

000
WTNT35 KNHC 010252
TCPAT5

BULLETIN
Hurricane Dorian Advisory Number 31
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL

AL052019
1100 PM EDT Sat Aug 31 2019

...EXTREMELY DANGEROUS HURRICANE DORIAN MOVING CLOSER TO THE
NORTHWESTERN BAHAMAS...
...LIFE-THREATENING STORM SURGE...HURRICANE-FORCE WINDS...AND HEAVY
RAINFALL EXPECTED OVER THE NORTHWESTERNMOST BAHAMAS.....

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September 09, 2017
Hurricane Irma Update Statement

Issued at 600 PM EDT Sat Sep 09 2017.
Hurricane Irma Tropical Cyclone Update.
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL.

AL112017
600 PM EDT Sat Sep 09 2017

...600 PM EDT POSITION UPDATE...
...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS NOW OCCURRING IN THE FLORIDA KEYS...

A National Ocean Service station in Vaca Key recently reported
sustained winds of 46 mph (74 km/h) with a gust to 59 mph
(94 km/h). ...

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