The Meteorological Service is warning the public not to be complacent even though there is a below average prediction for this year’s Atlantic Hurricane season. The Department is reminding the public that one disaster is all it takes to devastate the country.
Normally an average hurricane season would consist of 12 storms six hurricanes and three major hurricanes The predication for the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season is slightly below average with 13 named storms five hurricanes and two major hurricanes expected. But Director of the Meteorological Services Venantius Descartes says the public must always remember that this is not cast in stone and that just one disaster can change thousands of lives
Being prepared by bracing for the worst cannot be overemphasized. The need for family evacuation plans has been stressed in recent times
The will be more updates in June July and August