6:00 am Weather Report
Date: 23rd July, 2021
Forecaster: Vigil Saltibus
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is fair and hazy.
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is27°C or 81°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 2:00 am today:
At Hewanorra Airport: Nil.
Total rainfall for the month of July so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 111.7 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 the east near 20 mph or 31 km/h, with a few gusts.
Weather: Partly cloudy and hazy, becoming cloudy at times with some 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: Low at 09:28 am… High at 4:09 pm.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: Low at 10:55 am… High at 5:16 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 produce a few cloudy periods with scattered showers over the Eastern Caribbean region during the next 24 hours.
A rapidly approaching tropical wave, located over the western Tropical Atlantic is moving westward near 20 mph or 31 km/h. The 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 few days.
Tropical cyclone formation is not expected over the Tropical Atlantic during the next five days.