Riverine Flood Alert #4 - Orange Level
Flood - Sun, Nov 18, 2018 2:00 PM to Tue, Nov 20, 2018 2:00 PM

Status - Actual Message Type - Update Alert - Flood Response - Prepare Urgency - Immediate Severity - Severe Certainty - Likely Category - Met

Start date (local time) Sun, Nov 18, 2018 2:00 PM
End date (local time) Tue, Nov 20, 2018 2:00 PM
Headline Riverine Flood Alert #4 - Orange Level
Description Parts of southern Trinidad are still experiencing some level of flooding. Water levels are generally on the decrease, however additional rainfall is likely overnight and tomorrow (19th November 2018), which may exacerbate the current situation.
Instructions Carefully monitor weather conditions and river/water levels. Monitor updates from official sources and plan safety measures, including emergency supplies of food and water. Do not take unnecessary risks. Follow the instructions of government officials. More information: www.metoffice.gov.tt ; www.odpm.gov.tt
Area description Areas of Southern Trinidad.
  • Very
    likely

  • Unlikely

Risk assessment matrix

Very low
impact

High
impact

Adverse Weather Alert #1 - Yellow Level
Adverse Weather - Mon, Nov 19, 2018 3:00 AM to Mon, Nov 19, 2018 8:00 PM

Status - Actual Message Type - Alert Alert - Adverse Weather Response - Monitor Conditions Urgency - Expected Severity - Moderate Certainty - Likely Category - Met

Start date (local time) Mon, Nov 19, 2018 3:00 AM
End date (local time) Mon, Nov 19, 2018 8:00 PM
Headline Adverse Weather Alert #1 - Yellow Level
Description There is a 70% chance of heavy showers and thunderstorms occurring at times during the period. Street/flash flooding, landslips and gusty winds are possible near heavy showers and thunderstorms. This activity is associated with enhanced low-level convergence and it is possible for conditions to become intense at times. This rainfall event may be especially impactful for areas that are currently experiencing some level of flooding.
Instructions Monitor weather conditions and official updates before venturing outside. More information: www.metoffice.gov.tt www.odpm.gov.tt
Area description Mainly southern areas of Trinidad
  • Very
    likely

  • Unlikely

Risk assessment matrix

Very low
impact

High
impact