6:00 pm weather report
Date: 08th October 2019
Forecaster: Maclean Jn Baptiste
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is partly cloudy with light showers.
Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is partly cloudy and hazy.
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 east at 15 mph or 24 km/h.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 2:00 pm today:
At Hewanorra Airport: 11.1 mm.
At GFL Charles Airport: 11.0 mm.
Total rainfall for the month of October so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 16.0 mm.
At GFL Charles Airport: 28.8 mm.
Sunrise tomorrow: 5:53 am. Sunset tomorrow: 5:48 pm..
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from the east near 20 mph or 31 km/h. Weather: Fair to occasionally cloudy and hazy, with a few brief scattered showers.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: Low at present…High at 12:39 am.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: Low at 7:28 pm…High at 01:46 am.
Seas: Locally rough with waves and northerly to northeasterly swells 6 to 8 feet or 1.8 to 2.4 metres.
Small craft operators and sea bathers are advised to exercise caution due to rough seas.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Mostly cloudy skies with widely scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms, over the Southern Lesser Antilles. Elsewhere, fair to occasionally cloudy and hazy, with a few showers.
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
The Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) is causing increased cloudiness, showers and thunderstorms over the southern portion of the region. Two tropical waves located over the eastern tropical Atlantic and just off the West African coast are moving westward near 12 and 9 mph or 19 and 15 km/h, respectively.