by David G. Brooks
Some of you maybe recall my previous letters in both newspapers a few months back on this subject, however my latest attempt a couple weeks ago, which I will share here now, has not be published – maybe because I got more specific …
URGENT! – Where is Barbados’ Weather Doppler Radar Data?
Several weeks have gone by since my last comment on this subject and no public response from the Barbados Meteorological Office. In fact, I would have to say there seems to be a step back or a retrograde in some respect. The following makes me consider this.
Subsequent to my last comments and a short while after the Ministry of Agriculture launched their new web site – http://www.agriculture.gov.bb – I found that they had included a link to Satellite and Radar Imagery and I followed it only to find that it showed the same radar imagery provided by Martinique and Guadeloupe that has been around for many years.
I also noticed that they had a comments feed or blog available on which I asked about what was going on with our radar, in particular asking…
“How is it Trinidad and Guyana can come and pass us out in the field?” Continue reading