Date: 28th July, 2020
Forecaster: Hyacintia Camille & Venantius Descartes
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is cloudy with showers nearby.
Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is cloudy with moderate showers.
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 29°C or 84°F.
Today’s maximum temperature at Hewanorra Airport was 32°C or 90°F.
Wind at Hewanorra Airport is blowing from the east-northeast at 21 mph or
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 2:00 pm today:
At Hewanorra Airport: 5.8 mm At GFL Charles Airport: 3.8 mm.
Total rainfall for the month of July so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 96.8 mm At GFL Charles Airport: 86.0 mm.
Sunrise tomorrow: 5:47 am Sunset tomorrow: 6:33 pm
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from the northeast near 23 mph or 37 km/h with occasional gusts.
Weather: Cloudy to overcast skies with moderate to heavy showers and thunderstorms.
Persons in areas prone to flooding and/or landslide are advised to be vigilant and exercise caution.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: High at 10:27 pm… Low at 5:38 am.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: High at 11:34 pm… Low at 7:05 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 locally rough seas and gusty winds.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Cloudy to overcast skies with moderate to heavy showers and thunderstorms.
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
A broad area of low pressure identified as potential tropical cyclone nine is expected to cause cloudiness, showers and thunderstorms over the Eastern Caribbean region during the next 24 hours. Environmental conditions remain favorable for development and a tropical storm is likely to form tonight or Wednesday as the system moves west-northwestward near 23 mph or 37 km/h.
Interests in the Lesser Antilles should closely monitor the progress of this system.
Another tropical wave located over the far eastern tropical Atlantic is moving westward near 17 mph or 28 km/h.