6:00 pm Weather Report
Date: 13th July, 2021
Forecaster: Vigil Saltibus
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is fair and hazy.
Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is partly cloudy and hazy.
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 28°C or 82°F.
Today’s maximum temperature at Hewanorra Airport was 30°C or 86°F.
Wind at Hewanorra Airport is blowing from the east-northeast at 20 mph or 31 km/h.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 2:00 pm today:
At Hewanorra Airport: 5.9 mm At GFL Charles: Trace
Total rainfall for the month of July so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 89.1 mm At GFL Charles: 78.6 mm
Sunrise tomorrow: 5:43 am Sunset tomorrow: 6:36 pm
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from between the east-northeast and east near 20 mph or 31 km/h with occasional gusts.
Weather: Fair to partly cloudy and hazy with a few showers.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: High at 6:50 pm…Low at 11:38 pm…High at 6:09 am.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: High at 7:57 pm…Low at 01:05 am…High at 7:16 am.
Seas: Moderate with waves 4 to 6 feet or 1.2 to 1.8 metres.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Fair to partly cloudy, hazy and breezy with a few scattered showers.
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
The Atlantic High-Pressure System will generate moderate to brisk easterly
winds and rough seas around the Eastern Caribbean during the next 24 hours. Shallow cloud patches drifting along the wind flow will cause a few showers over our region during the forecast period.
A tropical wave located over the central Tropical Atlantic is expected to the affect the southern portion of the Eastern Caribbean region from late Wednesday.
Another tropical wave located in the eastern Tropical Atlantic is moving westward near 15 mph or 24 km/h.
Tropical cyclone formation is not expected over the Tropical Atlantic during the next few days.