Date: 20th November, 2023
Forecaster: Shemma Joseph
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 31°C or 88°F.
Relative humidity at Hewanorra Airport is 75%.
Wind at Hewanorra Airport is blowing from the east at 16 mph or 26 km/h.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 2:00 pm today:
At Hewanorra Airport: 0.3 mm. At GFL Charles Airport: 0.5 mm.
Total rainfall for the month of November so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 145.4 mm. At GFL Charles Airport: 150.6 mm.
Sunrise tomorrow: 6:06 am. Sunset tomorrow: 5:32 pm.
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from the east near 15 mph or 24 km/h.
Weather: Fair to partly cloudy and hazy, with 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: High at 9:39 pm… Low at 4:23 am.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: High at 10:46 pm… Low at 5:50 am.
Seas: Moderate to locally rough with waves and northeasterly to easterly swells 4 to 7 feet or 1.2 to 2.1 metres.
Small craft operators and sea bathers are advised to exercise caution due to above normal seas and reduced visibility.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Fair to partly cloudy and hazy, with a few showers over the Leeward and northern Windward Islands. Further south, partly cloudy, becoming cloudy at times with scattered showers and a chance of isolated thunderstorms.
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
The Atlantic High-Pressure System will continue to generate light to moderate easterly to southeasterly winds across the Eastern Caribbean region during the next few days.
Moist and unstable conditions over the extreme southern portion of the region will cause some cloudy periods with showers and possibly isolated thunderstorms during the forecast period.
Saharan dust haze will continue to cause a reduction in visibility and air quality across the region during the next 24 hours.