Tag: Hydrometeorological Office

High waves with above normal high tides expected

High waves with above normal high tides expected

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 1, 2021

Synopsis: 8 m/s to 12 m/s winds are currently being observed in the Atlantic Ocean adjacent to Guyana’s coast. These ... Read More

National Climate Service to improve quality of information

National Climate Service to improve quality of information

Anara Khan Anara Khan- June 20, 2019

─ uniquely designed programme to bring climate knowledge into decision making at all levels DPI, Guyana, Thursday, June 20, 2019 ... Read More

CDC reconstitutes National Disaster Risk Reduction Coordination Platform

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 28, 2019

Georgetown, Guyana – (March 28, 2019)   As the risks of natural and man-made disasters increase globally, the Civil Defence Commission ... Read More

Citizens urged to heed weather watch warnings

Citizens urged to heed weather watch warnings

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 7, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, September 07, 2017 The government is calling on all citizens to take heed of the weather-watch warnings ... Read More

Groundwater monitoring network coming in 2018

Groundwater monitoring network coming in 2018

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 26, 2017

DPI/GINA, GUYANA, Monday, June 26, 2017 The government is working towards establishing a groundwater monitoring network system. This system will ... Read More

Guyana will experience heavy and continuous rainfall over the next six to thirty six hours (6-36 hours)

Guyana will experience heavy and continuous rainfall over the next six to thirty six hours (6-36 hours)

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 1, 2017

Hydrometeorological Office - June 1, 2017 Twenty-four (24hours) hours accumulated rainfall is expected between 40 mm and 80 mm over Regions ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.