12:00 noon Weather Report
Date: 26th June, 2020
Forecaster: E. Francis
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 31°C or 88°F.
Last night’s minimum temperature at Hewanorra Airport was 27°C or 81°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 8:00 am today:
At Hewanorra Airport: 1.8 mm. At GFL Charles Airport: 0.5 mm.
Total rainfall for the month of June so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 140.1 mm. At GFL Charles Airport: 70.3 mm.
Sunset today: 6:35 pm. Sunrise tomorrow: 5:38 am.
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from the east near 25 mph or 41 km/h, with occasional gusts.
Weather: Fair to partly cloudy, hazy and breezy with a few brief showers.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: Low at 1:48 pm… High at 8:35 pm.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: Low at 3:15 pm… High at 9:42 pm.
Seas: Locally rough with waves and northerly to northeasterly swells
6 to 9 feet or 1.8 to 2.7 metres.
Small craft operators and sea bathers are advised to exercise caution due to
rough seas, brisk winds and low visibility.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Partly cloudy, hazy and breezy with a few scattered showers.
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
The Atlantic High Pressure System will continue to generate moderate to brisk easterly winds and rough seas around the Eastern Caribbean region during the next few days.
A large plume of Saharan dust will continue to affect our region for the next
couple of days, causing low visibility and poor air quality.
Two tropical waves located over the central and eastern Tropical Atlantic are both moving westward near 23 mph or 37 km/h.
Tropical cyclone formation is not expected over the tropical Atlantic during
the next five days.