Date: 19th March, 2023
Forecaster: Webster Gajadhar
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 26°C or 79°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 23 mph or 37 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 March so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 2.3 mm.
Sunset today: 6:14 pm. Sunrise tomorrow: 6:08 am.
Winds will be blowing from the east near 21 mph or 33 km/h.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: Low at 7:21 am…High at 2:10 pm.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: Low at 8:48 am…High at 3:17 pm.
Seas: Locally rough with waves and northerly to northeasterly swells 6 to 9 feet or 1.8 to 2.7 metres.
Small craft operators and sea bathers are advised to exercise caution due to brisk winds and locally rough seas.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Over the Leeward to central Windward Islands, partly cloudy to cloudy with some scattered showers. Further south, fair to partly cloudy with a chance of brief isolated showers.
Moderate to brisk easterly winds and locally rough seas are expected around the Eastern Caribbean region during the next few days.
A shear line will continue to cause cloudiness and showers over the northern half of the Lesser Antilles during the next 24 hours.
Generally dry and stable weather conditions will persist over the southern portion of the region during the forecast period.