Tag: Rainfall

Flood-affected Vreed-en-Hoop residents get relief

Flood-affected Vreed-en-Hoop residents get relief

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- June 3, 2021

Minister within the Ministry of Public Works, Hon. Deodat Indar on Wednesday distributed a quantity of relief items to residents ... Read More

CDC to provide technical support to Bartica following flood

CDC to provide technical support to Bartica following flood

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- May 28, 2021

Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Lt. Col. Kester Craig has promised continued technical support to Bartica, Region ... Read More

Flood-affected Black Bush Polder residents to get Govt assistance

Flood-affected Black Bush Polder residents to get Govt assistance

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 27, 2021

-NDIA clearing back drains -CDC to distribute flood-relief hampers from Saturday Residents and farmers of Yakusari, Johanna, Mibicuri and Lesbeholden, ... Read More

Heavy rainfall expected from Friday to Sunday

Heavy rainfall expected from Friday to Sunday

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 8, 2021

The National Weather Watch Centre reports that moderate to heavy rainfall is expected from Friday April 9, 2021 to Sunday ... Read More

Continuous moderate to heavy showers and rain are anticipated from early Sunday morning through Tuesday

Continuous moderate to heavy showers and rain are anticipated from early Sunday morning through Tuesday

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 3, 2021

Synopsis: A combination of the ITCZ and a low to mid-level trough is anticipated to develop over Guyana by late ... Read More

Emergency works for hill approach to Tiger Creek bridge

Emergency works for hill approach to Tiger Creek bridge

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- January 22, 2021

─upgrade to take about a week with favourable weather Emergency works on the hill that approaches the Tiger Creek bridge ... Read More

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

Press Release – Gov’t working to improve drainage systems to ease flooding

Press Release – Gov’t working to improve drainage systems to ease flooding

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 4, 2020

- Indian nationals to start installation of pumps tomorrow - pandemic resulted in delay of upgrading to drainage system With ... Read More

CDC monitoring weather situation

CDC monitoring weather situation

Anara Khan Anara Khan- May 12, 2020

─ donates cleaning supplies to M&CC DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, May 12, 2020 With at least three more days of rainfall ... Read More

Regions One, two under flood watch

Regions One, two under flood watch

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- December 12, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, December 12, 2019 The Civil Defence Commission has deployed its Rapid Damage Assessment Teams to support Pomeroon-Supenaam ... Read More

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