Forecaster: Lemuel O’Shaughnessy
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is partly cloudy and hazy.
Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is partly cloudy and hazy.
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 30°C or 86°F.
Last night’s minimum temperature at Hewanorra Airport was 26°C or 79°F.
Wind at Hewanorra Airport is blowing from the east at 24 mph or 39 km/h.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 8:00 am today:
At Hewanorra Airport: 1.0 mm. At GFL Charles Airport: 0.5 mm.
Total rainfall for the month of July so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 112.7 mm. At GFL Charles Airport: 103.8 mm.
Sunset today: 6:34 pm. Sunrise tomorrow: 5:46 am.
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from between the east and east-southeast near 20 mph or 31 km/h, with a few gusts.
Weather: Partly cloudy and hazy, becoming cloudy at times with some scattered light to moderate showers.
Persons with respiratory ailments and dust allergies are advised to exercise caution due to reduced air quality.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: High at 4:09 pm… Low at 8:27 pm.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: High at 5:16 pm… Low at 9:54 pm.
Seas: Moderate to locally rough with waves 4 to 7 feet or 1.2 to 2.1 metres.
Small craft operators and sea bathers are advised to exercise caution due to locally rough seas and reduced visibility.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Partly cloudy and hazy, becoming cloudy at times with some scattered showers.
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
A weak surface to low level trough will cause some cloudy periods with scattered showers over the Eastern Caribbean region during the forecast period.
A tropical wave located over the western Tropical Atlantic is moving briskly westward near 20 mph or 31 km/h. This wave is expected to begin affecting the Eastern Caribbean region from late Saturday.
Saharan dust haze will continue to cause a reduction in visibility and air quality around our region over the next 24 hours.
Tropical cyclone formation is not expected over the Tropical Atlantic during the next five days.