Date: 09th September, 2021
Forecaster: Maclean Jn Baptiste
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is fair and hazy.
Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is fair and hazy.
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 29°C or 84°F.
Today’s maximum temperature at Hewanorra Airport was 32°C or 90°F.
Wind at Hewanorra Airport is blowing from the east-northeast at 18 mph or 30 km/h.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 2:00 pm today:
At Hewanorra Airport: nil. At GFL Charles Airport: nil.
Total rainfall for the month of September so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 3.4 mm At GFL Charles Airport: 3.4 mm.
Sunrise tomorrow: 5:52 am. Sunset tomorrow: 6:08 pm.
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from the east near 18 mph or 30 km/h.
Weather: Generally fair and hazy skies with a chance of a few brief showers.
Persons with respiratory ailments and dust allergies are advised to take the necessary precautions.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: Low at 11:28 pm… High at 6:02 am.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: High at 6:24 pm… Low at 12:55 am.
Seas: Slight to moderate with waves 3 to 6 feet or 0.9 to 1.8 metres.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Fair to partly cloudy and hazy skies with a few light showers.
A relatively dry and stable lower atmosphere will limit any shower activity across the Lesser Antilles tonight and tomorrow morning. However, by afternoon a slight increase in moisture levels will result in a few cloudy periods and showers over the islands.
Light to moderate concentrations of Saharan dust will cause a reduction in air quality and visibility across the Eastern Caribbean region, during the next couple of days.
Two tropical waves located over the central and eastern Tropical Atlantic are moving westward near 15 and 17 mph or 24 and 28 km/h, respectively.