Hazardous Seas Alert Discontinued As Seas Return To Moderate Levels

The Hazardous Seas Alert Discontinuation


The Hazardous Seas Alert has been discontinued for Trinidad and Tobago as strong low-level winds and long period swells diminish across the region.

Seas are now moderate in open waters, with waves up to 2.0 meters. In sheltered areas, waves are less than 1.0 meter.

Trinidad and Tobago is NOT under any tropical storm threat, watch or warning.

Information from the Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service concerning the Hazardous Seas Alert Discontinuation

“Based on official reports, the sea state is now moderate, with wave heights of 2.0m in open waters.” according to the Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service. This “alert discontinuation” status takes into account the possibility of the event occurring. This alert level is observed.

The color of the alert indicates the severity of the event and the probability of the event occurring. Currently, the alert level is at green. This means that there is now a negligible impact on human safety and assets are basically undamaged, hence the hazardous seas alert was discontinued.

Image Credit: Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service
Green Level TTMS
Image Credit: Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service
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