6:00 am Weather Report
Date: 29th September, 2022
Forecaster: E. Francis
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is partly cloudy with showers nearby.
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 24°C or 75°F.
Last night’s minimum temperature at Hewanorra Airport was 23°C or 73°F.
Wind at Hewanorra Airport is calm.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 8:00 pm last night:
At Hewanorra Airport: 2.4 mm.
Total rainfall for the month of September so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 145.8 mm.
Sunset today: 5:54 pm. Sunrise tomorrow: 5:53 am.
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from between the east and southeast near 13 mph or 20 km/h, becoming calm and variable at times.
Weather: cloudy skies with some moderate and heavy showers and isolated
Residents and motorists in areas prone to flooding and landslides are advised to exercise extreme caution.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: High at present…Low at 11:04 am.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: High at 7:15 am…Low at 12:31 pm.
Seas: Slight with waves 2 to 4 feet or 0.6 to 1.2 metres.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Generally cloudy skies with some moderate and heavy showers and scattered thunderstorms, over the Windward Islands and areas further south. Further north, occasionally cloudy skies with some scattered showers.
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
Moist and unstable conditions associated with the Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone will continue to affect the Windward Islands and areas further south during the forecast period.
At 5:00 am today, the centre of Tropical Depression Eleven was located near latitude 17.8 degrees north, longitude 36.1 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph or 55 km/h, with higher gusts. The depression is moving toward the northwest near 13 mph or 20 km/h and is expected to remain over the open ocean during the next few days until it dissipates.
A tropical wave located over the eastern Tropical Atlantic is moving westward near 12 mph or 19 km/h.