SINT MAARTEN (SIMPSON BAY) – “The general public is advised that the message below being forwarded on WhatsApp DID NOT originate from Meteorological Department St. Maarten,” the national weather service said on Wednesday.
“There is NO equinox phenomenon that will affect us in the next five days causing any adverse weather-related health effects. The public is therefore advised to disregard any such message.
“The Meteorological Department St. Maarten has not issued any Special Weather Bulletin. Currently there is NO Watch or Warning in effect for St. Maarten.”