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Saba News Archive: News Items

KNMI: TROPICAL CYCLONE BULLETIN NO. 18 – Maria

TROPICAL CYCLONE BULLETIN NO. 18 Date: Wednesday September 20, 2017 Time: 06:44 local time Weather conditions are still extreme. Residents of Saba are advised to remain inside.  Saba is still experiencing wind and rain from hurricane Maria. So far no hurricane Maria related injuries have been reported to police or …

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KNMI: TROPICAL CYCLONE BULLETIN NO. 12 – Maria

Listen to the latest address of the Lieutenant Governor, Jonathan Johnson, to the Saba residents:   TROPICAL CYCLONE BULLETIN NO. 12 WARNING MESSAGE NO. 7 Date: Tuesday September 19, 2017 Time: 04:54 local time Watches/warnings: The Strike Phase of the Tropical Storm Warning and a Hurricane Watch continue to be …

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KNMI: TROPICAL CYCLONE BULLETIN NO. 11 – Maria

Listen to the latest address of the Lieutenant Governor, Jonathan Johnson, to the Saba residents:   TROPICAL CYCLONE BULLETIN NO. 11 WARNING MESSAGE NO. 6 Date: Monday September 18, 2017 Time: 22:53 local time Watches/warnings: A Tropical storm Warning and a Hurricane Watch are in effect for Hurricane Maria for …

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Saba GIS Bulletin September 18

Two weeks ago, Saba and its sister islands were dealt a severe blow by Hurricane Irma. Our thoughts are with the community, especially those who have lost their homes or have damage to their property. We will continue to work to rebuild Saba and restore it to the Unspoiled Queen …

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More than half of Saba’s nature affected by Irma

According to Kai Wulf, Park Manager at the Saba Conservation Foundation, about 60 percent of Saba’s nature was devastated as a result of the recent hurricane Irma.  “Of course it looks really, really bad right now, but we are looking to the future very positively. Over the centuries, nature has …

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KNMI: TROPICAL CYCLONE BULLETIN NO. 8 – Maria

Listen to the address of the Lieutenant Governor, Jonathan Johnson, to the Saba residents: TROPICAL CYCLONE BULLETIN NO. 8 WARNING MESSAGE NO. 3 Date: Monday September 18, 2017 Time: 06:12 local time Watches/warnings: A Tropical storm Warning and a Hurricane Watch are in effect for Hurricane Maria. At 05:00 AST …

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Delivery of goods from SXM to Saba

Message from ICS Hurricane Irma has left a path of destruction in St. Maarten and has not spared the harbor. However, we received some encouraging news that the Caribtrans containers that are currently in St. Maarten, are safe! That means our shipment is safe! Caribtrans St. Maarten is currently in …

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Kingdom Council of Ministers meets about hurricane Irma

Today, Tuesday September 12th, the Kingdom Council of Ministers met to talk about the current situation on the islands of St. Maarten, Saba and St. Eustatius, which have been hard hit by hurricane Irma. In the Kingdom Council of Ministers maintaining law and order and the emergency relief to the …

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Info provided by the Dutch Government concerning Irma

On their website rijksoverheid.nl the Dutch government provides information for Dutch citizens on the various arrangements they have organized in the wake of hurricane Irma. The site is in Dutch only. Sort the items on “date”. Click here for access.  

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King Willem Alexander will visit St. Maarten, Saba and Statia

King Willem-Alexander will visit the hurricane-hit Caribbean island of Sint Maarten on Monday as part of a short visit to meet locals and assess the relief effort. The king and home affairs minister Ronald Plasterk arrived on Curaçao on Sunday where they were briefed about the aid effort so far. …

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