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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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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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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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September 09, 2017
Hurricane Irma Storm Surge Watch/Warning Map

Hurricane Irma Storm Surge Watch/Warning Map last updated Sat, 09 Sep 2017 14:58:23 GMT

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July 13, 2016
Atlantis trains volunteers for hurricane season

ATLANTIS has been getting ready for the hurricane season by hosting a series of volunteer training exercises at the Paradise Island resort for team members who have signed up for duty should a storm threaten the area.

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August 21, 2011
Hurricane winds over northwestern Bahamas

Bahamas has discontinued hurricane warning for the southeastern Bahamas but still in effect for central and northwestern Bahamas.
8:00 a.m. EDT  The center of hurricane Irene was located near latitude 25.5 north, longitude 76.5 west. Irene is moving toward the northwest near 13 mph.
A turn toward the north-northwest is expected today followed by a turn toward the north by early Friday.
On the...

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September 18, 2017
UPDATED: Hurricane Maria gathering strength

Monday morning UPDATE: In the eastern Caribbean, Hurricane Maria is intensifying

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September 18, 2017
Summary for Hurricane Maria (AT5/AL152017)

...MARIA RAPIDLY INTENSIFIES INTO A MAJOR HURRICANE... ...THE EYE IS EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH THE LEEWARD ISLANDS LATE THIS AFTERNOON OR THIS EVENING...
As of 11:00 AM AST Mon Sep 18
the center of Maria was located near 14.7, -60.1
with movement WNW at 10 mph.
The minimum central pressure was 959 mb
with maximum sustained winds of about 120 mph.

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