Torrential rains caused by the passage of a Tropical wave over T&T triggered flooding in the Los Bajos and Erin region yesterday.
More than 100 residents suffered extensive damage to crops, livestock and household articles.
The worse hit areas were Beach Road, Palo Seco; Lamorrel Trace, #4 Road, #7 Road and several areas on the SS Erin Road near Los Bajos and Erin.
Five landslips have developed about four miles from Bamboo village in Cedros where a massive landslip swallowed up four houses a year ago, creating a ghost town.
The splintered village stands on the edge of the 200 feet precipice which erodes daily even as geotechnical teams from the University of the West Indies continue evaluating the cliff collapse.
The Met Office has canceled the adverse weather alert it had issued for Trinidad and Tobago, which was to run from 4am to 2pm Friday.
The weather alert level has no returned to green, which signals very low impact and no significant risk.
The country saw heavy showers early Friday morning, most of which subsided by midday.
The Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service (TTMS) has issued Adverse Weather Alert #1– Yellow Level for the period Friday 05th July, 2019 at 4 am to 2 pm for Trinidad and Tobago.
The TTMS has advised that showers and thunderstorms are likely to affect Trinidad and Tobago from early morning till early afternoon.
Street/flash flooding, landslides/landslips and gusty winds of in excess of 45km/hr are possible.
The Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service (TTMS) cancelled the Adverse Weather Alert #1 – Yellow Level today at 1:22 p.m. for Trinidad.
Conditions have returned to Green Level.
The TTMS said that recent adverse weather associated mainly with the Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) is no longer of any threat.
The Yellow Level, Adverse Weather Alert issued by the TT Meteorological Office has been extended for the second time, until 12 PM on Wednesday.
The Met Office forecasts that periods of rain and/or showers and isolated thunderstorms are likely to continue to affect Trinidad and Tobago, however most of the activity is expected during the early morning period.
The Trinidad and Tobago Electricity Company (T&TEC) says it is actively treating with reports of electricity outages caused by significant lightning activity and in some cases, fallen trees, resulting from inclement weather.
In a statement issued on Monday, T&TEC says emergency crews have been responding to reports continuously as it works to restore supply to affected areas in the shortest possible time.
The Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service (TTMS) has issued a second adverse weather alert at the yellow level, this one for the period Monday 17th June, 2019 from 2 am to Tuesday 18th June, 2019 at 4 pm.
The TTMS has advised that periods of rain and/or showers and isolated thunderstorms are likely to continue to affect Trinidad and Tobago.
As a result, street/ flash flooding can occur in heavy downpours and there is an increased risk of landslides or landslips in areas with prolonged rainfall.