Hazardous Seas Alert Discontinued for T&T, Gonzalo Influence Diminishes

The Hazardous Seas Alert Discontinuation


The Hazardous Seas Alert has been discontinued for Trinidad and Tobago as the influence of strong winds associated with Tropical Storm Gonzalo diminishes across the area.

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

“Strong winds associated with the passage of Tropical Storm Gonzalo no longer have any influence on the sea conditions in our area. Hazardous seas are no longer observed around the coastal and offshore waters of Trinidad and Tobago. Seas are currently moderate in open waters (near 2.0 m ) and less than 1.0 m in sheltered areas.” according to the Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service. This “alert discontinuation” status takes into account the possibility of the event occurring. This event, with moderate seas, has been 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

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