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Hurricane Watch Declared from Belize City to Southern Belize

Tropical Storm Nana is expected to strengthen into a hurricane within hours and make landfall along the coast sometime between midnight and six on Thursday morning. There is a hurricane [...]

TS Nana to Hit Belize Early Thursday Morning!

Now to the weather coordinates. Tropical Storm Nana continues towards the coastline of Belize.  There is no precise area of landfall at this time but the national meteorological service says [...]

Met Service Warns that TS Nana Can Cause Some Damage

With the possibility of the storm becoming a hurricane by the time it makes landfall – the National Meteorological Service warns that a category one can cause significant damage to [...]

CEMO Coordinates Emergency Plan in Belize City

Back here in the City, the City Emergency Management Organization was activated on Tuesday evening. CEMO says that since Monday they issued an alert – and today they kicked it [...]

CEMO on Shelters in the City

CEMO also spoke about the ten shelters which opened up at four this evening in Belize City. Those shelters, according to CEMO’s Michael Noralez will have hand-washing stations and personnel [...]

CEMO Prep for the Hurricane Season was Ongoing

The National Met Service says that Nana will bring anywhere between three to six inches of rainfall. The heavy rains and storm surges are expected to cause some flooding. And [...]

E.O.C. in Dangriga in Full Swing

Heading south, as residents in that area braces for Nana to make landfall overnight, the NEMO Stann Creek Office is in full operations.  Earlier today, the emergency operation centre in [...]

Russell “Chiste” Garcia Sporting Complex is Quarantine Centre for COVID-19 Victims

There are several confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Dangriga so the Russell “Chiste” Garcia Sporting Complex is being used to facilitate patients.  Due to the protocols of the pandemic, social [...]

Live Coverage of the Storm from the Peninsula

We head now to Isani Cayetano who picks up live coverage of the storm. Isani is currently in Seine Bight where evacuation of residents is underway.  

A Rush in Downtown Belize City as Residents Prepare for Impending Weather

Belize City is in the path of the storm which is projected to strengthen into Hurricane Nana. The Old capital was buzzing with activity this afternoon as residents carried out [...]

OW NEMO Prepares for TS Nana

As Tropical Storm Nana makes it way towards Belize, Belizeans across the country are preparing. While the exposed area is Belize City and southwards, NEMO has activate its district blanches. [...]

Residents Flock to Shelters

At four p.m. today, ten shelters were opened in Belize City for residents who have decided to leave their homes to weather the storm at these identified safe structures.  The [...]

OW Town Council Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

The daily release of COVID results was interrupted today as authorities prepared for the storm. The most recent number of cases is one thousand and seven, which was as of [...]

Orange Walk Youth Brutally Stabbed to Death

Twenty-two-year-old Joaquin Perez was fatally stabbed on Tuesday during the lunch hour.  Perez stepped out of his house in the Louisiana area of Orange Walk to go to a store. [...]

San Ignacio Double Murder; Anthony Tzul Succumbs to Gunshot Injuries

A second victim has succumbed following Monday night’s fatal shooting in the west. Joshua Villas was called out of his home in the Trench Town area of San Ignacio.  Two [...]

Belize Red Cross Ready for Response Following Disaster

One of the organizations we have come to rely and trust in times of natural disasters is the Belize Red Cross. Today, the headquarters of the organization was ready for [...]

Belize Red Cross Response to COVID-19 Situation

From disaster response to COVID-19; Director General of the Belize Red Cross, Lily Bowman says that the organization and its volunteers have been actively working throughout the country to assist [...]

Weather Update – the Latest on TS Nana

As we end the newscast tonight, we leave you with the latest update on Tropical Storm Nana. We note that rains have started in the city and down south.  Now, [...]