tropical storm nicole


Jamaica’s experience of TS Nicole highlights need for CCRIF rainfall insurance policy

Once again the Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility (CCRIF) has hit the headlines because a tropical storm has failed to trigger a payout from the disaster facility despite high levels of destruction and losses. Tropical storm Nicole caused heavy damage on Jamaica due to heavy rainfall but as it didn't read the full article →

TD 16 becomes tropical storm Nicole; direction now less certain

As we predicted earlier, tropical depression 16 has now become tropical storm Nicole. However the rest of our prediction has become far less certain as Nicole has turned over Cuba and the National Hurricane Centre (NHC) forecast for the expected path of Nicole has changed quite substantially and become much read the full article →

Tropical depression 16 to affect Florida and U.S. East Coast with heavy rains

Sometimes tropical depressions get overlooked. Unless a storm gets a name they are often considered benign and not worth watching or being aware of. Tropical depression 16 is currently traversing Cuba and heading straight for Florida, it's expected to become Tropical storm Nicole later today as it crosses the sea read the full article →