The following is a Public Announcement from the Emergency Planning Department:

St Helena is currently experiencing high south easterly winds of speeds 25 knots and gusts of 35-45 knots. The Emergency Planning Department would like to inform the public that these winds are forecast to increase on Tuesday, 11, and Wednesday, 12 June 2019, to gusts up to 60 knots.

Wind conditions will vary around the Island and should subside by late afternoon on Thursday, 13 June.

All boat owners are advised to ensure their moorings are secured in these heavy wind conditions.

9 June 2019

St Helena Government Communications Hub

Telephone: 22470
Email: communications@sainthelena.gov.sh