According to reports the installation of the other three Doppler radars, which are set to be installed in Abaco, Long Island and Mayaguana, will be complete by November, 2018.
On 21 February, 2016 at about 5:25 p.m., The Royal Bahamas Defence Force Dauntless class vessel, P-48 was returning to Coral Harbour Base from a routine patrol when a rogue wave slammed into the vessel, damaging its bridge wind screen and injuring three of the six crew members onboard.
Regatta Time in Abaco held its 38th annual series of races for cruising boats the beginning of July. This year for only the second time in the history of The Regatta two races had to be cancelled because of weather.
A surface trough will be producing some wind and rain for Abaco and the Northern Bahamas into the weekend. According to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) there is a very low chance of development into a tropical storm. Below is NOAA’s report. Disorganized cloudiness and showers over the Central …
Tropical Storm Ernesto churns his way into the Caribbean Sea and onwards towards the west at a clip of 21mph. The disorganized storm has maximum sustained winds of about 50mph. Present tracking shows the storm is not a threat to the islands of the Bahamas.