Hazardous Seas Alert extended again


    The MET Service has again extended its Hazardous Seas Alert for Trinidad and Tobago.

    It says while the strength of low level winds has decreased, waves continue to reach up to 3m in open waters based on numerous reports.

    These rough sea conditions are expected to continue for the next few hours, with the Alert in effect until 4pm tomorrow, Friday January 17th 2020.

    It applies to coastal and offshore waters around Tobago, and North and East of Trinidad.

    Persons are urged to:

    • Exercise caution in coastal and offshore waters
    • Avoid entering the sea if unnecessary
    • Be alert for large waves and dangerous currents
    • Follow the instructions of lifeguards