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FIRST RESPONDERS RECEIVE HAZMAT TRAINING

    The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) collaborated with the USAID Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) through the Latin America and Caribbean Regional Office to provide training in Hazardous Materials at NEMA HQ in St. Kitts-Nevis. The exercise comprised two concurrent phases, a Train the Trainers exercise and Hazmat Training, having
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Weather Information!

The St. Kitts Meteorological Services is monitoring an area of disturbance in the mid Atlantic Ocean moving westerly at about 6mph over last 24hours. It continues to produce disorganized showers and thunderstorms. Conditions are expected to become more favorable later this week and a tropical depression could form at that
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NEMA PARTICIPATES IN DATA NODE WORKSHOP

The Department of Environment on St. Kitts held a one day Data Node Workshop, Monday 10th April, 2017 at the NEMA Headquarters, Lime Kiln. The activity was held to train stakeholders on St. Kitts to upload information into a National Climate Data Node Database for St. Kitts and Nevis. The
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RESIDENTS URGED TO PREPARE FOR THE UPCOMING HURRICANE SEASON

The Atlantic Hurricane Season commences on June 1st and ends on November 30th. However, this by no means indicates that a tropical cyclone may not develop prior to or following those dates.   According to statistics provided by the National Hurricane Center, the 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season produced fifteen (15) named storms, seven (7)
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Seismic Events / Activities

Weather Bulletins/Alerts

2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season Storm Names

  •  Arlene 
  •  Bret 
  •  Cindy 
  •  Don 
  •  Emily 
  •  Franklin 
  •  Gert 
  •  Harvey 
  •  Irma 
  •  Jose 
  •  Katia 
  •  Lee 
  •  Maria 
  •  Nate 
  •  Ophelia 
  •  Philippe 
  •  Rina 
  •  Sean 
  •  Tammy 
  •  Vince 
  •  Whitney 
  • Upcoming Events Listing

  • Initial Damage Assessment Workshop (March 22-23)
  • Caribe Wave Hemispheric Tsunami Exercise (March 21st)
  • NEMA Districts Planning Meetings (February-March)
  • Electronic Media Training (January-March)
  • NEMA District Committees Elections (March-April)
  • NEMA Comprehensive Disaster Management (CDM) Community Sensitization Campaign (April-June)
  • Media Disaster Management Orientation (May/June)
  • NEMA Staff Development Day (June)
  • Schools Earthquake and Tsunami Campaign (October)
  • NEMA-NDMD Joint Staff Retreat (October)
  • NEMA Staff Basic Two Way Radio Operations Training
  • Contact Us

    National Emergency 
    Management Agency (NEMA)
    P.O. Box 186
    Lime Kiln,
    Basseterre,
    St. Kitts

    Tel: (869) 466 5100
    Fax: (869) 466 5310
    Email: nema@gov.kn
                nemaskb@thecable.net