6:00 pm Weather Report
Date: 15th January, 2020
Forecaster: Emmanuel Descartes
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is Partly cloudy.
Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is Partly cloudy.
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 27 °C or 81 °F.
Today’s maximum temperature at Hewanorra Airport was 29 °C or 84 °F.
Wind at Hewanorra Airport is blowing from the east at 26 mph or 43 km/h.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 2:00 pm today:
At Hewanorra Airport: nil. At GFL Charles Airport: 1.0 mm
Total rainfall for the month of January so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 47.5 mm. At GFL Charles Airport: 71.3 mm
Sunrise tomorrow: 6:31 am. Sunset tomorrow: 5:55 pm.
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from the east near 23 mph or 37 km/h, with occasional
Weather: Partly cloudy, hazy and breezy, becoming cloudy at times with a
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: High at 7:28 pm…Low at 1:40 am.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: High at 8:35 pm…Low at 3:07 am.
Seas: Locally rough with waves and easterly to northeasterly swells 6 to 10 feet
or 1.8 to 3.0 metres.
Small craft operators and sea bathers are advised to exercise extreme caution
due to brisk winds and rough seas.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Cloudy, hazy and breezy, with scattered showers over the southern Windward
Islands. Over the rest of the region it will be partly cloudy, hazy and
breezy, becoming cloudy at times with a few showers.
The Atlantic High Pressure System will continue to generate brisk easterly
winds and rough seas around the Eastern Caribbean during the next 24 hours.
Lingering moisture and instability in the wake of a surface trough, will cause
cloudiness and showers mainly over the southern portion of the island chain
during the next 24 hours.
Low level moisture and instability enhanced by an upper level jet stream will trigger some showers over the remainder of the region during the forecast period.