Hurricane Elsa

The first hurricane of the 2021 Atlantic hurricane season, Elsa, was first monitored by the National Hurricane Center as a tropical wave on June 29.

Here it is passing over St Lucia approx 09:00 to 21:00 UTC on 02 July 2021

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and another recorded a few hours later, from 22:00 UTC on 02 July 2021 to 10:00 UTC on 03 July 2021

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Videos captured from the weather satellite available at

Air traffic in the region was disrupted with EG & PG’s flight home (UVF to LGW) delayed and then cancelled until the following day ( there’s only 1 TUI flight a week ).