Watch and Warning Labels: HWA – Hurricane watch, HWR – Hurricane Warning, TWR – Tropical Storm Warning
Cayman Weather News
The record-breaking 2020 Atlantic hurricane season is officially over, with the Cayman Islands getting through another year largely unscathed.
Marine and "near gale force winds" advisories remain in effect for the Cayman Islands Thursday and Friday, according to the Cayman Islands National Weather Service.
Hurricane tracking can sometimes be unpredictable, so it’s important to prepare for the worst whenever there’s a hurricane anywhere in the western Caribbean Sea or the Gulf of Mexico.
The COVID-19 pandemic has created new challenges for public sheltering. Protocols such as social-distancing requirements will limit the number of people who can gather inside shelters, reducing overall capacity.