Government Agencies Prepare For 2021 Hurricane Season

Thursday, 24 June 2021 - 4:53pm

The 2021 Atlantic Hurricane Season is expected to be active and Government agencies in the Virgin Islands continue to make preparations to Be Ready and Stay Ready.

McNamara Pile Work Set To Begin On Wednesday

Monday, 21 June 2021 - 2:50pm

The public is notified that the installation of piles to support the new National Emergency Operations Centre is expected to begin on Wednesday, June 23. This phase of works is anticipated to last approximately ten days and will take place between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Forecasters Predict Active Hurricane Season

Tuesday, 8 June 2021 - 10:15am

The Department of Disaster Management (DDM) is encouraging residents to do their part to be ready for hurricanes and other hazards this storm season.

Experts are warning of another active Atlantic Hurricane Season with seventeen named storms, including eight hurricanes expected in the Atlantic basin during the 2021 Atlantic Hurricane Season.

BVI Gets Licenced Radio Operator And Examiner

Friday, 16 April 2021 - 5:59pm

The Territory’s emergency communications capabilities have been strengthened by the addition of two licenced amateur radio operators, including one who has achieved the rank of examiner.

Demolition Underway Of Former Emergency Operation Centre

Wednesday, 14 April 2021 - 1:05pm

The public is notified that removal of the former National Emergency Operations Centre at Wailing Road gets underway today, Wednesday, April 14.

Forecasters Anticipate Above Average Hurricane Season

Thursday, 8 April 2021 - 3:38pm

The Colorado State University Tropical Meteorology Project April forecast for the 2021 Atlantic Hurricane Season warns residents throughout the region that this year will bring above average storm activity.

BVI Joins Regional Earthquake And Tsunami Exercise

Friday, 12 March 2021 - 3:21pm

The Virgin Islands joined nearly 400,000 residents of the Caribbean and Latin America on March 11 to participate in Caribe Wave, the annual tsunami preparedness exercise.

Exercise! Tsunami Warning Cancelled

Thursday, 11 March 2021 - 11:15am

The Virgin Islands is no longer under tsunami warning and the all-clear has been issued.

Exercise Exercise! BVI On Tsunami Warning

Thursday, 11 March 2021 - 10:15am

CARIBE WAVE EXERCISE MESSAGE – The Virgin Islands is under tsunami warning. 

Regional Earthquake And Tsunami Exercise Set For March 11

Monday, 22 February 2021 - 4:29pm

Virgin Islands residents are invited to improve their readiness for earthquake and tsunami events by joining the regional Caribe Wave exercise taking place on Thursday March 11.