6:00 pm Weather Report
Date: 22nd March, 2020
Forecaster: Thomas Auguste
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is partly cloudy.
Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is fair.
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 27°C or 81°F.
Today’s maximum temperature at Hewanorra Airport was 31°C or 88°F.
Wind at Hewanorra Airport is blowing from the east at 23 mph or 37 km/h.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 2:00 pm today:
At Hewanorra Airport: 0.1 mm. At GFL Charles Airport: trace.
Total rainfall for the month of March so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 20.0 mm At GFL Charles Airport: 17.6 mm.
Sunrise tomorrow: 6:05 am. Sunset tomorrow: 6:15 pm.
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: Generally fair skies, becoming cloudy at times with a few showers.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: Low at 9:08 pm… High at 3:25 am.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: Low at 10:35 pm… High at 4:32 am.
Seas: 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 due to rough seas.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Over the Leeward Islands and northern Windward Islands, it will be partly cloudy to cloudy with some scattered showers. Elsewhere it will be fair to partly cloudy with a few showers.
A trough system and upper level jet stream, will cause cloudiness, showers and isolated thunderstorms over the Leeward Islands and northern Windward Islands during the next 24 hours.
Over the remainder of our region, low level moisture and instability will cause a few isolated showers.