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Press Releases & Statements
November 28, 2014
Maritime Tsunami Workshops Reveal New Challenges – What Boaters Should Know
November 7, 2014
Flash Flood Watch Continues through Sunday Afternoon for the US Virgin Islands
October 30, 2014
NWS in San Juan will launch a new coastal condition forecast: “The Surf Zone Forecast”
October 29, 2014
FEMA and VITEMA complete St. Croix Airport Site Assessment
October 9, 2014
Join VITEMA for the 2014 Great USVI ShakeOut Earthquake Drill ‘Drop, Cover and Hold’ at 10:16 AM on Oct. 16
October 9, 2014
Maritime Community Tsunami Workshop
October 6, 2014
All-Saints Cathedral Student, De’Shamoi Greaves, is the Winner of VITEMA’s Tsunami Simulation Model Contest
October 6, 2014
VITEMA Presents VI Rescue Organizations with Disaster Response Utility Trailers
September 12, 2014
VITEMA to Present St. Thomas, St. Croix Rescue with Disaster Response Utility Trailers
August 21, 2014
Flash Flood Watch in Effect through Saturday Morning for the US Virgin Islands
July 31, 2014
NHC 2pm Update: Invest 93L Does Not Currently Meet Criteria for Tropical Cyclone VITEMA Continues to Monitor System, Places Operations Centers on Alert
June 6, 2014
Deadline to Comment on Draft Territorial Hazard Mitigation Plan is June 11
May 27, 2014
Draft of the Updated Territorial Hazard Mitigation Plan Available for Comment
May 23, 2014
VITEMA Observes NOAA’s National Hurricane Preparedness Week May 25-31
May 19, 2014
VITEMA Annual All Hazards Preparedness Expo Set for May 29-31
May 9, 2014
VITEMA to Hold Public Workshops Territorywide on the USVI Hazard Mitigation Plan
May 07, 2014
UNESCO Intergovernmental Coordinating Group on Tsunami to Hold its First Conference on US Soil in St. Thomas; NOAA to Recognize USVI as TsunamiReady During Opening Ceremony
March 31, 2014
VITEMA Recognizes April as National 9-1-1 Education Month
March 19, 2014
VITEMA to Hold Town Meetings Territorywide on VI Hazard Mitigation Plan
March 14, 2014
VITEMA Director Named Vice Chair of the National Emergency Management Agency’s Pacific and Territorial Caucus
March 13, 2014
Tsunami Awareness Course Available through March 21
March 12, 2014
VITEMA to Test Tsunami Sirens Territorywide
January 14, 2014
Start the Year Ready- Develop an Emergency Plan
January 13, 2014
6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Island of Puerto Rico at 12 AM; Monday National Tsunami Warning Center – “No Danger of Tsunami”