Forecasters: Thomas Auguste & Lemuel O’Shaughnessy
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is fair and hazy.
Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is fair with hazy.
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 32 °C or 90 °F.
Last night’s minimum temperature at Hewanorra Airport was 29° C or 84 °F.
Wind at Hewanorra Airport is blowing from the east at 20 mph or 31 km/h.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 8:00 am today:
At Hewanorra Airport: nil. At GFL Charles Airport: nil.
Total rainfall for the month of October so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 1.5 mm. At GFL Charles Airport: 6.9 mm.
Sunset today: 5:50 pm. Sunrise tomorrow: 5:53 am.
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, hazy and breezy with a few brief showers for the remainder of today. An increase in cloudiness and showers is expected later tonight continuing into tomorrow.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: Low at 3:36 pm… High at 10:17 pm.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: Low at 5:03 pm… High at 11:24 pm.
Seas: Slight to moderate at first with waves 3 to 6 feet or 0.9 to 1.8 metres.
Tomorrow seas will be Moderate to locally rough with waves 5 to 7 feet or 1.5 to 2.1 metres.
Small craft operators and sea bathers are advised to exercise caution tomorrow due to deteriorating sea conditions.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Fair to partly cloudy and hazy, with some scattered showers at first becoming increasingly cloudy with scattered showers and a chance of isolated thunderstorms later tonight continuing into tomorrow.
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
A tropical wave located a few hundred miles east of the Lesser Antilles is moving westward near 17 mph or 28 km/h and this system is expected to cause scattered showers and a few thunderstorms over the islands later tonight and continuing into tomorrow.
Another tropical wave located over the Eastern Tropical Atlantic is also Moving westward near 15 mph or 24 km/h.