6:00 pm Weather Report
Date: 20th October 2020
Forecaster: Maclean Jn Baptiste
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is fair.
Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is fair.
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 29°C or 84°F.
Today’s maximum temperature at Hewanorra Airport was 32°C or 90°F.
Wind at Hewanorra Airport is blowing from the west-southwest at 6 mph or 9 km/h.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 2:00 pm 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.
Sunrise tomorrow: 5:56 am Sunset tomorrow: 5:40 pm
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from between the southeast and east near 12 mph or 19 km/h, becoming lighter and variable 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: Low at 1:02 am… High at 7:45 am.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: High at 7:00 pm… Low at 2:29 am.
Seas: Slight to moderate with waves 3 to 5 feet or 0.9 to 1.5 meters tonight.
Moderate to locally rough with waves and northerly to northeasterly swells of 5 to 7 feet or 1.5 to 2.1 meters, from tomorrow.
Small craft operators and sea bathers are advised to exercise caution due to above normal sea swells.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Fair to partly cloudy skies with a few showers.
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
The Atlantic High Pressure System will maintain light southeasterly winds and fair to partly cloudy conditions with a few showers, across our region during the next 24 to 36 hours.
Two tropical waves located over the central and far Eastern Tropical Atlantic are moving westward near 12 and 20 mph or 19 and 31 km/h, respectively.