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Weather service gets new tools for 2021 hurricane season

With the 2021 Atlantic Hurricane season officially underway, Cayman’s forecasters are making final preparations in anticipation of what is expected to be a busy season.

Network of automatic weather observation stations to be installed

The Cayman Islands National Weather Service has erected the first tower of a series of automatic weather observation stations which will be rolled out...

Cayman embraces new era of weather forecasting

Meteorologists at the Cayman Islands National Weather Service hope that investments in forecasting equipment and research capabilities will facilitate better predictions and understanding of the islands’ often variable conditions.

2018 rainfall 20 percent below average

Weather records show that 2018 was a dry year for Grand Cayman, with rainfall measured at Owen Roberts International Airport more than 20 percent below normal.

Weather service strives to restore radio broadcasts

The Cayman Islands National Weather Service is still attempting to repair the damage from a lightning strike last year that knocked its public radio broadcasts off the air.

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