6:00 pm Weather Report
Date: 30th August, 2019
Forecasters: Glenn Antoine
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is fair and hazy.
Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is fair 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 10 mph or 17 km/h.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 2:00 pm today:
At Hewanorra Airport: nil. At GFL Charles Airport: 0.1 mm.
Total rainfall for the month of August so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 156.2 mm. At GFL Charles Airport: 179.2 mm.
Sunrise tomorrow: 5:52 am. Sunset tomorrow: 6:16 pm.
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from the east near 16 mph or 26 km/h, becoming lighter at times.
Weather: Mostly fair skies, becoming cloudy at times, with a few scattered
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: Low at 09:21 pm…High at 4:05 am.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: Low at 10:48 pm…High at 5:12 am.
Seas: Slight with waves 2 to 4 feet or 0.6 to 1.2 metres.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Fair skies, becoming cloudy at times, with a few scattered showers.
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
Moisture and instability in the low levels of the atmosphere over the region,
will cause a few occasional showers over the Lesser Antilles during the next 24 hours.
A weak tropical wave located a few hundred miles east of the Lesser Antilles
is moving westward near 12 mph or 19 km/h and is expected to affect the region
on Saturday. Dry Saharan air in the wave’s environment is limiting shower activity with this wave.
A second tropical wave located over the eastern Tropical Atlantic is moving
westward near 20 mph or 31 km/h.
A third tropical wave located near the West African coast has a low chance of
development over the next few days as it moves westward near 12 mph or 19 km/h.