Hurricane Lenny

Hurricane Lenny - 1999 The irony, of course, was that Hurricane Lenny was really not close to Dominica at all: we’ve had closer brushes with bigger storms. But in terms of impact, it was spectacular. I spoke with one villager who said he’d never seen waves...

Hurricane Jose

Hurricane Jose - 1999 October 1999 This page provided the latest information from Dominica regarding the situation as Hurricane Jose passes over our island. Tuesday 19th October, 7:00 am Well, I didn’t expect to be writing a report about an approaching storm so...

Hurricane Georges

Hurricane Georges - 1998 This page provided the latest information from Dominica regarding the situation as Hurricane Georges passed over our island on the morning of Monday, 21st Sept. 1998. Thanks for Abigail for providing a number of reports to us. NDC PRESS...

Hurricane Hugo

Hurricane Hugo 1989 A personal retelling The following is a blow by blow account of Hurricane Hugo, as witnessed by two VSO’s in Dominica. Friday 15th September 1989 Steve first hears that Hugo is approaching Dominica. Sources put the probability of it passing...