15TH June 2011 – Moist unstable conditions are affecting the area due to the passage of a Tropical Wave. Over the next 12-18 hours skies will remain cloudy with showers and thunder storms which could possibly lead to minor flooding.
As a result the Antigua Met Office has issued a Flash Flood Watch for the Virgin Islands until 6am tomorrow 16th Jun, 2011
Wilkens Weather Technologies have detected and recorded several lightening strikes.
The DDM will continue to monitor the weather conditions and advise the public accordingly. Visit the DDM’s website at www.bviddm.com and subscribe to receive updates.
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