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Severe Thunderstorms in the Central U.S. Today; Dangerous Heatwave Coming to the West

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms will be possible today and Thursday across parts of the central Plains into the Upper Midwest and mid Mississippi Valley. Damaging winds, large hail and flooding should be the main threats. A record-breaking and dangerous heatwave is coming to the West. Dozens of daily high temperature records could be broken starting this weekend. Read More >

The Tsunami Exercise CARIBE WAVE 21 was on March 11, 2021

 

CARIBE WAVE 21 Scenarios by Member State/Territory   *scenarios decided by Caribe Wave organizers per Exercise Handbook

Jamaica Northern Lesser Antilles
Belize Antigua and Barbuda
Colombia Aruba
Costa Rica Bahamas*
Cuba Barbados
Guatemala Brazil
Haiti Dominica
Jamaica Dominican Republic
Mexico

France

Guadeloupe     Martinique     Saint Barthelemy

Saint Martin     French Guyane*

Nicaragua Grenada

Panama

Guyana

United Kingdom

Cayman Islands

Honduras

 

Netherlands

Bonaire     Curacao     Saba    

Sint Eustatius     Sint Maarten*

  St. Kitts and Nevis
  Saint Lucia*
  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines*
  Suriname*
  Trinidad and Tobago
 

United Kingdom

Anguilla*     Bermuda     British Virgin Islands

Montserrat*     Turks and Caicos*

 

United States

Puerto Rico     US Virgin Islands

  Venezuela

Final Documents

  • Media report - PDF
  • Final presentation - PDF
  • Supplement - PDF

Exercise Documents

  • Participant Handbook - PDF
  • IOC Circular Letter - PDF
  • Post-exercise Questionnaire - PDF

Supporting Documents

  • Jamaica scenario - KMZ
  • Northern Lesser Antilles scenario - KMZ
  • PTWC Enhanced Products User's Guide - PDF
  • Experts Meeting on Sources of Tsunamis in the Lesser Antilles - PDF
  • Multi-Annual Community Tsunami Exercise Programme - PDF
  • Caribe Wave 21 Press Release by EAS Puerto Rico - PDF
  • Presentation for Emergency Managers by PRSN- PDF
  • Caribe Wave 21 Hot-Wash - PDF

Webinars

  • Webinar 1 
    • English (January 26, 2021) - video | PDF
    • Español (27 de enero de 2021) - video | PDF
    • Français (28 janvier 2021) - video | PDF
  • Webinar 2 
    • English (February 23, 2021) - video | PDF
    • Español (24 de febrero de 2021) - video | PDF
    • Français (25 février 2021) - video | PDF

Additional Resources

 

 

 

For questions please contact:

christa.vonh@noaa.gov - CTWP Manager

elizabeth.vanacore@upr.edu - Caribe Wave Chair