BWS Issue Gale Force Winds Local For Area

The Bermuda Weather Service (BWS) issued a severe weather advisory earlier this morning.

According to the BWS, this afternoon, the island will experience severe rain with the likelihood of thunderstorms; strong gale force wind gusts, with some gusts reaching storm force to hurricane force.

In light of the unsettled weather, the Ministry of National Security encourages the public to take any necessary safety precautions. In particular, motorists should exercise extra caution when travelling on the roads during their afternoon commutes.

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