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On the 24th January 2021, at approximately 7:21 PM, the Puerto Rico Seismic Network recorded an earthquake measuring a magnitude of 5.4 ML with estimated Maximum Intensity of V. No watches or warnings were issued...
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On the 24th January 2021, at approximately 4:16 AM, the Puerto Rico Seismic Network recorded an earthquake measuring a magnitude of 3.90 MD with estimated Maximum Intensity of III. The epicenter was located at latitude 18.50...
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January 22, 2021 - Today is the first 2021 test of the National Early Warning and Multi-hazard Alert System. To watch a video explaining more about this coordinated but very diverse system for ensuring that...
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Representatives from the Department of Disaster Management (DDM) and the BVI Red Cross (BVIRC) have shared plans for reducing the Territory’s disaster risk in 2021. The representatives also discussed opportunities for strengthening the overall capacity...
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Basic Water Safety for Adults, a free series of courses presented by the Department of Disaster Management and the Caribbean Development Bank SMART Communities Project has new dates. The series of courses now begins Saturday...
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The Department of Disaster Management is preparing to conduct the first 2021 monthly system test of the National Early Warning and Multi-hazard Alert System this Friday, January 22. A full calendar of system test dates...
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With some around the Atlantic basin still recovering from the historic storm activity of 2020, the first forecast of the 2021 Atlantic Hurricane Season from Colorado State University says that we may be in for...
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In the latest update on La Soufrière from St. Vincent and the Grenadines National Emergency Management Organisation Alert, level remains at orange with no evacuation orders. However, local authorities remind persons in the area that...