Category Archives: Weather in Dominica

Bows & Beauty

The beauty of Dominica never gets old. The island is just as spectacular to me today as it was the first day I arrived.  When I walk from the university heading toward Portsmouth, I find the mountains ahead stunning every time. I suppose growing up … Continue reading

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Tropical Storm Tomas

The government of Barbados has just issued a tropical storm (Tomas) watch for Dominica. It is raining pretty hard right now. Looks like I’ll be showering with a gallon jug of water in the near future. Glad the clothes are clean and … Continue reading

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Hurricane Earl & Friends

Despite the ugliness of this current clip from Accuweather.com, Dominica is actually pretty quiet right now. All is well. We had some rain last night and this morning. Some parts of Picard lost power from about 3 am this morning to … Continue reading

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August 29th Hurricanes

This week I discovered another interesting commonality between Louisiana and Dominica. August 29th is a day traditionally associated with difficult memories and collective loss in both of these places that I call home. Hurricane David bore down on Dominica on August 29th 1979 … Continue reading

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