Articles tagged "martinique"

pelee volcano 2 june 2021

Seismic activity under Pelée volcano, Martinique

Seismic activity continues at slightly above background levels at Martinique's Pelée volcano. From May 28 to June 4, 2021, the L'Observatoire Volcanologique et Sismologique de Martinique (OVSM) registered at least 11 volcanic-tectonic earthquakes of...

June 10, 2021

mount pelee and the city of st pierre martinique

Alert level for dangerous Pelée volcano raised to Yellow, Martinique

The Martinique volcanological and seismological observatory of the IPGP has raised the alert level for Pelée volcano to Yellow (2 of 4) on December 4, 2020. The last eruption of this volcano took place in 1932 (VEI 3). Pelée is the deadliest volcano of...

December 06, 2020

tropical storm kirk 11 30z september 27 2018 f

Tropical Storm "Kirk" nearing Lesser Antilles, center may pass south or over Martinique

Tropical Storm "Kirk" continues moving west over the Atlantic toward the Lesser Antilles. Its center may pass over or south of Martinique by the end of the UTC day. A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Barbados, St. Lucia, Dominica, Martinique and...

September 27, 2018

tropical storm isaac 12 45z september 13 2018

Tropical Storm "Isaac" about to pass over Dominca, bringing heavy rain, strong winds and storm surge

Tropical Storm "Isaac" is moving west over the Atlantic Ocean toward the Caribbean and is expected to pass over Dominica Island (Lesser Antilles) during the afternoon (UTC) hours of September 13, 2018. The system is bringing heavy rain, strong winds and...

September 13, 2018

martinique flood april 16 2018

Massive flood hits Martinique after 250 mm (9.8 in) of rain in 6 hours

Thousands of people were trapped in buildings and vehicles after extreme rainfall event accompanied by lightning and hail hit the Caribbean island of Martinique on April 16 and 17, 2018. According to Meteo France, Saint-Joseph recorded 175 mm (6.88 inches) of rain...

April 18, 2018