Entries by Wayne Depradine

SPI Monitor October 2014

SPI Discussion October 2014 October 2014 There were diverse rainfall experiences during the month in the eastern Caribbean and Guyana. Trinidad, Grenada and St. Maarten were moderately wet; Tobago and Barbados abnormally dry; St. Vincent and Dominica severely dry; St. Lucia and Antigua normal; St. Kitts and Anguilla very wet; St. Croix moderately dry; and […]

SPI Monitor September 2014

SPI Discussion September 2014 September 2014 Apart from Grenada that was moderately wet, the islands of the eastern Caribbean experienced normal to below normal rainfall. Trinidad was normal to abnormally dry; Tobago, Dominica and Antigua abnormally dry; St. Kitts, Barbados, St. Vincent, St. Lucia and St. Croix normal; and Anguilla and St. Maarten moderately dry. […]

SPI Monitor July 2014

SPI Discussion July 2014 July 2014 Below normal conditions dominated in the eastern Caribbean. Trinidad, Tobago, St. Lucia, Dominica, Anguilla and St. Maarten were moderately dry; Grenada, Barbados and St. Kitts abnormally dry; St. Vincent normal; Antigua exceptionally dry; and St. Croix extremely dry. Conditions in Guyana ranged from moderately wet in the north to severely […]

SPI Monitor May 2014

Discussion May 2014 In the islands of the eastern Caribbean, conditions contrasted between the normal to above normal north and the normal to below normal south. Trinidad and Dominica were abnormally dry; Tobago, Antigua and St. Kitts normal; Grenada, Barbados, St. Vincent and St. Lucia moderately dry; Anguilla and St. Maarten moderately wet; and St. […]

SPI Monitor April 2014

Discussion April 2014 Apart from St. Croix that was moderately wet, the islands of the eastern Caribbean were normal to below normal for April 2014. Trinidad, Grenada, St. Lucia, Dominica, Antigua, St. Kitts and St. Maarten were normal; Barbados and St. Vincent moderately dry; and Anguilla abnormally dry. Rainfall in Guyana ranged from very wet in […]

SPI Monitor March 2014

Discussion March 2014 Normal to below normal conditions prevailed in the islands of the eastern Caribbean. Trinidad and Tobago were moderately dry; Grenada, Barbados, St. Vincent, St. Lucia, Dominica and St. Croix normal; Antigua and Anguilla abnormally dry; St. Kitts and St. Maarten exceptionally dry. Guyana was normal to abnormally wet. Puerto Rico was moderate to […]

SPI Monitor February 2014

Discussion February 2014 Mixed conditions were experienced in the Eastern Caribbean and Guyana for the month. Trinidad, St. Vincent, St. Lucia, Dominica, St. Kitts and Anguilla were normal; Tobago moderately wet; Grenada very wet; Barbados and St. Maarten abnormally wet; Antigua and St. Croix abnormally dry; and Guyana normal in the west and abnormally wet […]

SPI Monitor January 2014

Discussion January 2014 For the month, in the eastern Caribbean and Guyana, the north was generally normal to below normal, and the south (including Guyana) normal to above normal. Trinidad was abnormal to moderately wet, Tobago, St. Vincent, Antigua, Anguilla and St. Maarten normal; Grenada, Barbados and St. Lucia moderately wet; Dominica abnormally dry; St. […]