6:00 a.m. Saint Lucia weather report

By Saint Lucia Met

 Share This On:

6:00 AM WEATHER REPORT

DATE: 16TH AUGUST, 2018

FORECASTER: WEBSTER GAJADHAR

PRESENT WEATHER AT HEWANORRA AIRPORT IS FAIR WITH SHOWERS NEARBY.

PRESENT WEATHER AT GFL CHARLES AIRPORT IS PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS NEARBY.

PRESENT TEMPERATURE AT HEWANORRA AIRPORT IS 27 C OR 81 F.

LAST NIGHT’S MINIMUM TEMPERATURE AT HEWANORRA AIRPORT WAS 25 C OR 77 F.

WIND AT HEWANORRA AIRPORT IS BLOWING FROM THE EAST AT 14 MPH OR 22 KM/H.

RAINFALL IN THE 24 HOUR PERIOD THAT ENDED AT 2:00 AM TODAY:

AT HEWANORRA AIRPORT: 2.1 MM.

TOTAL RAINFALL FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST SO FAR:

AT HEWANORRA AIRPORT: 29.9 MM.

SUNSET TODAY: 6:25 PM.

SUNRISE TOMORROW: 5:50 AM.

FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS

WINDS WILL BE BLOWING FROM BETWEEN THE EAST AND EAST-SOUTHEAST NEAR 15 MPH OR  24 KM/H.

WEATHER: TODAY, PARTLY CLOUDY BECOMING CLOUDY AT TIMES, WITH SOME SCATTERED SHOWERS. TONIGHT INTO TOMORROW, MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT TO MODERATE SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA

TIDES FOR CASTRIES HARBOUR: HIGH AT 7:27 AM…LOW AT 1:11 PM.

TIDES FOR VIEUX FORT BAY: HIGH AT 8:34 AM….LOW AT 2:38 PM.

SEAS: SLIGHT TO MODERATE WITH WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET OR 0.9 TO 1.5 METRES.

FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES

TODAY, PARTLY CLOUDY BECOMING CLOUDY AT TIMES, WITH SOME SCATTERED SHOWERS.  TONIGHT INTO TOMORROW, MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT TO MODERATE SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK

MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY IN THE WAKE OF A TROPICAL WAVE, WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE SOME SCATTERED SHOWERS OVER THE LESSER ANTILLES TODAY.

ANOTHER TROPICAL WAVE LOCATED A FEW HUNDRED MILES EAST OF LESSER ANTILLES IS  EXPECTED TO BRING AN INCREASE IN CLOUDINESS, SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE REGION TONIGHT INTO TOMORROW.

A THIRD TROPICAL WAVE LOCATED ABOUT 750 MILES EAST-SOUTHEAST OF THE WINDWARD  ISLANDS, IS MOVING WEST-NORTHWESTWARD AT 15 TO 20 MPH. THIS WAVE IS ASSOCIATED WITH AN AREA OF DISORGANIZED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AND SOME GRADUAL  DEVELOPMENT OF THIS SYSTEM IS POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT 2 TO 3 DAYS. THIS SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO AFFECT THE REGION FROM LATE SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY.

ANOTHER TROPICAL WAVE LOCATED OVER THE FAR EASTERN TROPICAL ATLANTIC IS MOVING  WESTWARD AT ABOUT 17 MPH OR 28 KM/H.

(0)(0)
This article was posted in its entirety as received by stlucianewsonline.com. This media house does not correct any spelling or grammatical error within press releases and commentaries. The views expressed therein are not necessarily those of stlucianewsonline.com, its sponsors or advertisers.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.