Forecaster: Lemuel O’Shaughnessy
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is fair.
Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is cloudy.
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 28°C or 82°F.
Today’s maximum temperature at Hewanorra Airport was 32°C or 90°F.
Wind at Hewanorra Airport is calm.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 2:00 pm today:
At Hewanorra Airport: Trace. At GFL Charles Airport: 12.6 mm.
Total rainfall for the month of October so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 97.8 mm. At GFL Charles Airport: 144.2 mm.
Sunrise tomorrow: 5:55 am Sunset tomorrow: 5:44 pm
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from between the northeast and south near 12 mph or 19 km/h, with gusts near showers.
Weather: Cloudy to overcast skies with periods of rain, scattered showers which will be heavy in some locations and thunderstorms.
Residents and motorists in areas prone to flooding and landslides 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: Low at 7:39 pm… High at 2:20 am.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: Low at 9:06 pm… High at 3:27 am.
Seas: Slight to moderate with waves 3 to 5 feet or 0.9 to 1.5 metres.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Cloudy to overcast skies with periods of rain, moderate to heavy showers and thunderstorms.
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
An upper level trough system together with a strong tropical wave which is associated with a broad area of low pressure, will cause widespread cloudiness, scattered showers and thunderstorms over the Eastern Caribbean region, during the next 24 to 36 hours. This wave is moving westward near 15 mph or 24 km/h and is already affecting parts of our region.
Two other tropical waves located over the western and eastern Tropical Atlantic are also moving westward near 15 mph or 24 km/h.