12:00 noon Weather Report
Date: 20th October 2020
Forecaster: Lemuel O’Shaughnessy
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is partly cloudy.
Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is fair.
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 30°C or 86°F.
Last night’s temperature at Hewanorra Airport was 25°C or 77°F.
Wind at Hewanorra Airport is blowing from the south-southwest at 9 mph or 15 km/h.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 8:00 am today:
At Hewanorra Airport: trace. At GFL Charles Airport: nil.
Total rainfall for the month of October so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 118.8 mm. At GFL Charles Airport: 191.6 mm.
Sunset today: 5:41 pm Sunrise tomorrow: 5:56 am
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from between the southwest and southeast near 10 mph or 17 km/h, becoming calm at times.
Weather: Fair to partly cloudy skies with a chance of a few brief showers.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: High at 05:53 pm… Low at 1:02 am.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: Low at 12:47 pm… High at 7:00 pm.
Seas: Slight to moderate with waves 2 to 6 feet or 0.6 to 1.8 meters.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Fair to partly cloudy skies with a few showers.
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
A light southerly wind regime and mild instability, will maintain the chance of a few showers over the Eastern Caribbean region during the forecast period.
A tropical wave located over the western Tropical Atlantic is moving westward near 15 mph or 24 km/h. This wave is expected over our region from late Wednesday into Thursday.
Two other tropical waves located over the central and far eastern Tropical Atlantic are moving westward near 12 mph or 19 km/h and 15 mph or 24 km/h respectively.