TROPICAL Storm Edouard strengthened into a hurricane yesterday in the central Atlantic with sustained winds of 80mph, although it was expected to remain far out at sea and pose no threat to land.
THE National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has confirmed that the islands in the projected path of Tropical Storm Cristobal fared well during the passage of the fourth named storm of the 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season.
The Bahamas department of Meteorology has issued a severe thunderstorm warning from until 6:15 pm this evening.
TROPICAL Storm Cristobal was expected to dump from four to eight inches of rain on the southern islands of the Bahamas yesterday as it moved through the country with winds up to 45mph, which were expected to intensify.
Tropical Storm Cristobal appears to be moving away form the Bahamas.
METEOROLOGISTS are monitoring a low pressure system heading for the Bahamas that is expected to develop into a tropical storm or depression.
THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING UPDATE WITH EFFECT FROM 4:30PM EDT UNTIL 6:30PM MONDAY 18TH AUGUST 2014.
HAVING brushed the Bahamas over the weekend Tropical Storm Bertha strengthened into a hurricane yesterday as it churned northwards far from land and posing no direct threat to the US mainland.
RESIDENTS in the southern and central Bahamas should brace themselves for heavy showers and thunderstorms early tomorrow morning as Tropical Storm Bertha passes through the archipelago.
A tropical storm alert is now in effect for the south-east Bahamas, including Acklins, Crooked Island, Long Cay, Mayaguana and Inaugua, as well as the Turks and Caicos.
Tropical Depression Two formed in the Atlantic Ocean 1,200 miles east of the Lesser Antilles yesterday, the Bahamas Meteorology Department has reported.
THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FROM 10:30 AM EDT UNTIL 2:00 pm WEDNESDAY 09TH JULY 2014.
THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FROM 2:40PM EDT UNTIL 5:40PM TODAY.
FORECAST FOR THE BAHAMAS FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING
THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FROM 2:30PM EDT UNTIL 5:30PM THURSDAY 12TH JUNE 2014.