Caribbean: Hurricane Debby - Aug 2000
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The Department of Disaster Management (DDM) is continuing efforts to improve its performance and efficiency levels as well as that of its partners.
Recently, the department in collaboration with the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Response Agency (CDERA) through the Regional Comprehensive Disaster Management Harmonization Implementation Project which is funded by the Department for International Development (DFID) and Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), embarked on a training session in pursuit of this objective.
The three-day training focused on a Results-Based Management …
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Depression - Green
Tropical Storm - Yellow
Hurricane 1 - Red
Hurricane 2 - Light Red
Hurricane 3 - Magenta
Hurricane 4 - Light Magenta
Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2000/0160
Tropical Storm "Debby"
OCHA Geneva Situation Report No.6
At 11:00 am Debby had deteriorated into an open Tropical Wave and was moving westward about 20 mph (32km/hr).
As Debby no longer poses a threat to any of the CDERA's Participating States, we are standing down the Regional Response Mechanism.
The threat of heavy rainfall in Jamaica continues until the remnants of Debby clears the area. CDERA will continue to monitor this situation along with ODPEM in Jamaica and advise of any adverse impacts as necessary.
This is the final Advisory to be issued by CDERA.
Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2000/0157
Tropical Storm "Debby"
OCHA Geneva Situation Report No.5
24 August 2000
Debby has now been downgraded to a Tropical Storm but is expected to regain hurricane strength and resume a northwest track later today or tonight.
The Government of Cuba has issued a hurricane warning for the north coast of Cuba for the Provinces of Camaguay and Ciego de Avila, and a hurricane watch for the Provinces of Santiago de Cuba and Granma in the south coast. Hurricane warnings remain in effect for the central and southeast Bahamas, the Turks and Caicos Islands and the north coast of the Dominican Republic.
Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2000
OCHA Geneva Situation Report No. 4
23 August 2000
Hurricane Debby continued to move through the northern Leeward Islands heading toward the Virgin Islands.
A hurricane watch is in effect for the southeastern Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands and for the northern Haiti, north of Port au Prince. Hurricane warnings remain in effect for the Leeward Islands from Anguilla and St.
OCHA/GVA - 2000/0150
OCHA Geneva Situation Report No.2
22 August 2000
Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2000/0151
OCHA Geneva Situation Report No.3
22 August 2000
Ref. OCHA/GVA - 2000/0149
Tropical Storm Debby
OCHA Geneva Situation Report No.1
21 August 2000
On 21 August 2000, at 1100 hrs AST, the center of Tropical Storm Debby was located near latitude 15.7 north, longitude 57.3 west or about 280 miles (455 km) east of the Leeward Islands. Debby is moving toward the west near 22 mph (35 km/hr) and this motion is expected to continue for the next 24 hours. Maximum sustained winds are near 70 mph (110 km/hr) with higher gusts mainly to the north and east of the center.
In response to the threat Tropical Storm Debby, the CDERA Coordinating Unit has initiated contact with National Disaster Authorities in all threatened states.