Vincentians were given a taste of Venezuelan culture on board the Simón Bolívar School Training Vessel at a cocktail hosted by the captain and crew, in conjunction with the Embassy of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. The cocktail was held on Thursday, 15th June.
According to the latest update from the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Meteorological Services, at 5:00 a.m. this morning, Monday, 19th June, the Tropical Disturbance was centered near latitude 8.4 North, longitude 54.5 West, with an associated 1005 mb low pressure.
According to a 6:00 p.m. special statement, on Monday 19th June, issued by the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Meteorological Office, at 5:00 p.m., the Tropical Disturbance was upgraded to Tropical Storm Bret. The center was located near latitude 9.4 North, longitude 59.8 West.