12:00 noon Weather Report
Date: 29th April, 2021
Forecaster: Venantius Descartes& Hyacinthia Camille
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport isovercast with light rain.
Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is overcast
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 25°C or 77°F.
Last night’s minimum temperature at Hewanorra Airport was 23°C or 73°F.
Wind at Hewanorra Airport is blowing from the east-northeast at 9 mph or 15 km/h.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 8:00 am today:
At GFL Charles Airport: trace
Total rainfall for the month of April so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 36.8 mm At GFL Charles Airport: 158.0 mm.
Sunset today: 6:19 pm. Sunrise tomorrow: 5:42 am.
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from between the east and east-southeast near 13 mph or20 km/h, becoming lighter at times.
Weather: Generally cloudy, with some scattered showers some of which maybe heavy and isolated thunderstorms.
Residents and motorists in areas prone to flooding are advised to exercise caution.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: Low was at 11:39 am… High at 6:25 pm.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: Low at 1:06 pm… High at 7:32 pm.
Seas: Slight with waves 2 to 4 feet or 0.6 to 1.2 metres.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Generally cloudy, with scattered light to moderate showers and isolated thunder-storms.
A mid to upper level trough system together with an upper level jet stream, will continue to cause cloudiness, showers and isolated thunderstorms over the Eastern Caribbean region during the next 24 hours.
The La Soufriere volcano in Saint Vincent remains active and additional eruptions and ash plumes are possible at any time. Interests in Saint Lucia and the south Eastern Caribbean region are advised to continue monitoring official information from reliable media outlets for updates.