Date: 20th May, 2023
Forecaster: Maclean Jn Baptiste
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is cloudy.
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 28°C or 82°F.
Last night’s minimum temperature at Hewanorra Airport was 27°C or 81°F.
Wind at Hewanorra Airport is blowing from the east at 22 mph or 35 km/h.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 2:00 am today:
At Hewanorra Airport: 1.9 mm.
Total rainfall for the month of May so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 10.3 mm.
Sunset today: 6:25 pm. Sunrise tomorrow: 5:35 am.
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from the east near 21 mph or 33 km/h.
Weather: Fair to partly cloudy skies with a few brief showers.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: Low at 10:26 am…High at 5:08 pm.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: Low at 11:53 am…High at 6:15 pm.
Seas: Moderate to locally rough with waves and northeasterly to easterly swells 5 to 7 feet or 1.5 to 2.1 metres.
Small craft operators and sea bathers are advised to exercise caution due to above normal sea swells.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with a few scattered showers over the southern Windward Islands. Elsewhere, fair to partly cloudy skies with a few brief showers.
The Atlantic High Pressure System will continue to generate moderate easterly winds over the Eastern Caribbean region during the next few days.
Low-level clouds moving with the wind flow, will produce some scattered showers over parts of the Lesser Antilles, during the next 24 hours.
A tropical wave located over the Eastern Tropical Atlantic is moving westward near 15 mph or 24 km/h.