Tuesday, July 21, 2015


Met Office: More rain today

Jul. 6, 2015, 8:50 PM AST Comments

TRINIDAD and Tobago was yesterday warned to watch out for more prolonged rainfall than expected to carry into today, with the Meteorological Office at Piarco indicating the passage of a tropical wave that was on its way to T&T yesterday evening.

WASA welcomes rain: dams increasing

Jun. 15, 2015, 10:34 PM AST Comments

By Michelle Loubon - WASA would welcome yesterday’s rainfall as “blessing” and not a “major disruption”, says Chief meteorologist at the Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service, Shakeer Baig .

Dry spell blamed for water woes

Jun. 9, 2015, 8:46 PM AST Comments

The Water and Sewerage Authority yesterday said, despite the fact that the rainy season has started, the lack of rain has affected water production at several of the Authority's treatment facilities in Tobago.

Quake! Magnitude 4.9

May 21, 2015, 10:1 PM AST Comments

The University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre (SRC) at St Augustine yesterday recorded a magnitude 4.9 earthquake.

Clear city waterways before rainy season

May 21, 2015, 9:14 PM AST Comments

Port of Spain Mayor Raymond Tim Kee is pleading with the Ministry of Environment to take quick action to clean the capital city's rivers and underground drains before the rainy season starts.

Met Office: More showers to come

May 18, 2015, 9:38 PM AST Comments

THE rains are edging up on the horizon, with yesterday's showers in north and central Trinidad ringing in the transition period into the wet season right on time.

4.7 earthquake rocks Eastern Caribbean

May 14, 2015, 9:27 PM AST Comments

At least three Eastern Caribbean islands were Thursday rocked by an earthquake measuring 4.7.The Seismic Research Centre at the University of the West Indies has confirmed that an earthquake was felt in St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines and Martinique shortly after 10 a.m. local time yesterday

Rainy season wetter than usual

May 14, 2015, 9:18 PM AST Comments

\\\\\ Leah Soriasleah.sorias@trinidadexpress.comThe Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service has forecast a wetter than usual rainy season this year.And according to climatologist Arlene Aaron-Morrrison, the increase in rainfall during the June to December season is expected to result in flooding,