Tracking Karen: USVI Updates

Latest as of 5:30 p.m. Tuesday Currently, tropical storm Karen is approximately 70 miles West Northwest of St. Croix. The storm’s maximum recorded winds are currently 45 mph, and the Virgin Islands are expecting 3-6 inches of rain by this system. The Virgin Islands are still under tropical storm watch at this time. On the […]

With hurricane season in full swing, Virgin Islanders aren’t taking any chances

After facing two Category Five Hurricanes last September, people in the USVI aren’t taking any chances this time around. “Just in case anything happens tonight or in the next couple of days,” Ferryniesa Weeks from St. Thomas said. Ferryniesa Weeks is stocking up on water, milk and canned goods here at Plaza Extra in Tutu Park, […]