Met officials warn of approaching tropical wave

Officials at the Barbados Meteorological Services say they are monitoring the progress of a tropical wave over the central Atlantic.

At 2p.m. today, the axis of the system was located  near 32 to 33 degrees west.

“At present, model guidance is suggesting some slow development is possible over the next few days as the tropical wave moves westward at 17 to 23 mph towards the Lesser Antilles.

“Regardless of development, some moderate to heavy showers, thunderstorms and gusty winds are likely to spread across Barbados late Thursday into Friday as the wave moves across the region.

“Marine conditions are also expected to deteriorate around the same period,” the local met office said in a Severe Weather Information Statement issued at 4pm today.

9 Responses to Met officials warn of approaching tropical wave

  1. Liz Lashley
    Liz Lashley July 10, 2017 at 7:18 pm

    Andy Lashley

  2. Styletitude Dimple
    Styletitude Dimple July 10, 2017 at 7:20 pm

    Kwanza Malika Beckles

  3. Speedy Gonsalves
    Speedy Gonsalves July 10, 2017 at 7:21 pm

    Time to grab my surfboard

  4. Shawn Pablo
    Shawn Pablo July 10, 2017 at 7:26 pm

    He got up, rebuked the wind and said to the waves, “Quiet! Be still!” Then the wind died down and it was completely calm. Father In heaven watch over us , protect us guides us prepare us for what`s coming our direction calm the sea quiet the wind in jesus name we pray AMEN ( Who agree type amen )

  5. Shakira Shemora
    Shakira Shemora July 10, 2017 at 7:58 pm

    I need to stay home from work this week..


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