6:00 am Weather Report
Date: 04th May, 2021
Forecaster: Vigil Saltibus
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 27°C or 81°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 16 mph or 26 km/h.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 2:00 am today:
At Hewanorra Airport: 17.9 mm.
Total rainfall for the month of May so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 18.1 mm.
Sunset today: 6:20 pm. Sunrise tomorrow: 5:40 am.
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from between the east-northeast and east near 17 mph or 28 km/h with a few gusts.
Weather: Fair skies, becoming cloudy at times with a few light to moderate showers.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: High at 09:58 am… Low at 5:01 pm.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: High at 11:05 am… Low at 6:28 pm.
Seas: Slight to moderate with waves 3 to 5 feet or 0.9 to 1.5 metres.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Over the Leeward and central Windward Islands, fair skies occasionally becoming cloudy with a few light to moderate showers. Further south, partly cloudy to cloudy skies with some scattered showers and a chance of isolated thunderstorms.
The Atlantic High pressure system has become more dominant over the Lesser Antilles, generating moderate to brisk easterly winds with patches of low level clouds producing a few scattered showers during the next couple of days.
The far southern Eastern Caribbean region remains sufficiently moist and unstable to continue to generate cloudy periods with scattered showers and a chance of isolated thunderstorms, 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.