Forecasters: Webster Gajadhar / Hyacinthia Camille
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is partly cloudy with showers nearby.
Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is partly cloudy with showers nearby.
Present temperature at Hewanorra airport is 28 c or 82 f.
Last night’s minimum temperature at Hewanorra Airport was 28 c or 82 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: 16.4 mm.
Total rainfall for the month of September so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 18.8 mm.
Sunset today: 6:13 pm. Sunrise tomorrow: 5:52 am.
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from between the east and east-southeast near 16 mph or 26 km/h.
Weather: Partly cloudy to occasionally cloudy with some scattered showers.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: High at 7:43 am…Low at 12:55 pm.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: High at 8:50 am…Low at 2:22 pm.
Seas: Slight to moderate with waves 3 to 5 feet or 0.9 to 1.5 metres.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Partly cloudy to cloudy at times with some scattered showers and a chance of isolated thunderstorms mainly over Trinidad and Tobago.
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
A tropical wave will continue to produce cloudiness, scattered showers and possibly isolated thunderstorms mainly over the southern portion of the region today.
Another tropical wave located several hundred miles east of the Lesser Antilles is moving westward near 15 mph or 24 km/h. This wave is expected to affect the region from late tomorrow into Friday.
…Tropical Depression Eight strengthens into Tropical Storm Gabrielle… At 5:00 am today, the center of Tropical Storm Gabrielle was located near latitude 19.6 North, longitude 33.6 West. Gabrielle is moving toward the northwest near 10 mph or 17 km/h and is expected to remain over the central Atlantic during the next 5 days.