Forecaster: Webster Gajadhar
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is cloudy.
Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is cloudy.
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 30°C or 86°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: trace. At GFL Charles Airport: 2.0 mm.
Total rainfall for the month of June so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 3.3 mm. At GFL Charles Airport: 4.6 mm.
Sunset today: 6:30 pm. Sunrise tomorrow: 5:34 am.
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from the east near 21 mph or 33 km/h, with a few gusts.
Weather: Generally cloudy, becoming overcast at times with some scattered light to moderate showers and a chance of isolated thunderstorms.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: High at 12:10 pm…Low at 5:38 pm.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: High at 1:17 pm…Low at 7:05 pm.
Seas: Moderate with waves 4 to 6 feet or 1.2 to 1.8 metres.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Generally cloudy to overcast with some scattered light to moderate showers and isolated thunderstorms over the central Windward Islands and areas further south. Elsewhere, partly cloudy becoming cloudy at times with a few scattered showers.
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
A tropical wave will continue to cause cloudiness, showers and isolated thunderstorms over the southern half of our region during the next 24 hours. Patches of low level clouds drifting along the easterly wind flow, will cause some cloudy periods with a few scattered showers over the northern portion of the Lesser Antilles during the forecast period.
Another tropical wave located over the central Tropical Atlantic is moving westward near 12 mph or 19 km/h.
Tropical cyclone formation is not expected over the Tropical Atlantic during the next five days.
The alert level at the La Soufriere volcano in Saint Vincent remains at Orange. Interests in Saint Lucia and the South-Eastern Caribbean region are advised to continue monitoring official sources for updates.