High Risk: Met Service Moves Alert to Orange Level

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THE Meteorological Services of Trinidad and Tobago (MSTT) issues another Adverse Weather Alert – Orange Level on Saturday.

This means the alert level has been elevated from the Yellow Level. An Orange Level means there is a high risk and to prepare for adverse weather conditions.

The service said an intense tropical wave is likely to affect TT between Sunday 22 at 6 a.m. and Monday 23 at 8 p.m.

MSTT said to expect: “Periods of heavy to intense showers and/or thunderstorms are likely.”

“Heavy/intense downpours are expected to result in street/flash flooding.

“Gusty winds in excess of 65 km/hr can be expected.

“The risk of landslides/landslips is very high in areas so prone.

“Sea conditions are also likely to become occasionally rough.


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