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Flooding and sustained winds during Tropical Storm Eta in November last year caused power outages and downed trees across all three islands.

What’s on the horizon for the 2021 hurricane season?

Tuesday marks the official start of the 2021 Atlantic hurricane season and across Cayman, people are bracing for what forecasters anticipate will be another above-average season.

Disturbance likely to develop into tropical depression

A tropical wave, currently south of Puerto Rico, has a 70% chance of cyclone formation over the next five days.

TS Eta continues to bring rain

Although Tropical Storm Eta is now located to the west of southern Florida, it continues to bring scattered showers and rough seas to the Cayman Islands as one of the storm’s spiral bands is rotating across the northern Caribbean.

Storm-damaged Savannah Primary School closed for one week

Savannah Primary School will not reopen until Monday, 16 Nov., after the school building suffered extensive damage during Tropical Storm Eta.

Eta heads for Florida Keys

The centre of Tropical Storm Eta was expected to pass near or over the Florida Keys Sunday night and early Monday, the US National Weather Service reported.

TS Eta: Evacuees return to their homes, clean-up continues

For the latest information on storm activity in the Cayman Islands, as well as information on how to prepare for hurricane season, visit Storm Centre. Repairs...

All-clear: Tropical storm warning lifted on Grand Cayman

Deputy Governor Franz Manderson and the National Emergency Operations Centre announced Saturday afternoon that the all clear will be signaled and the tropical storm warning for Grand Cayman will be lifted at 4pm as Tropical Storm Eta continues to move north of the island.

Update: Clean-up begins as Tropical Storm Eta passes

Update: Clean-up crews were beginning to remove downed trees and electricity poles from areas throughout the Cayman Islands early Saturday afternoon, as winds and...

Power outages as Eta nears

More than 7,000 customers on Grand Cayman lost power Saturday morning as heavy rains from the approaching storm Eta continued across the island.

Shelters on standby as Cayman braces for storm Eta

Four hurricane shelters are on standby on Grand Cayman and one on Cayman Brac as the islands prepare for the passage of storm Eta.

Updated: Eta on track to move closer to Grand Cayman

Storm Eta is expected to bring tropical-storm-force winds to the Cayman Islands by Saturday afternoon, the National Weather Service stated in its Friday morning update.

Humane Society issues urgent foster appeal

The Humane Society has issued an appeal for the public's assistance to foster animals under its care as Cayman prepares for the passage of Tropical Depression Eta this weekend.

Eta could make turn toward Cayman tonight

Forecasters are now projecting a northeast turn for tropical depression Eta later Thursday, putting Cayman in the path of the weather system which is expected to re-intensify when it leaves Central America.

Eta expected to become hurricane overnight

Tropical Storm Eta is forecast to become a hurricane overnight and is bring with it life-threatening storm surges, damaging winds and flash-flooding to portions of Central America, the National Hurricane Center has said.

Tropical Storm Eta forms in central Caribbean

Tropical Storm Eta formed in the central Caribbean late Saturday night and is expected to bring heavy rains, strong winds and rough seas to the Cayman Islands area.

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