Summary & Outlook

Weather Summary

Validity: 8:00 am, August 16th, 2017 until 8:00 am, August 17th, 2017

The summary period was can termed as being fair to partly cloudy. Not much low level clouds and significant amount of high level clouds only in a seven hour spell. Most of the moisture apperantly is been pulled into the area of low pressure appreching from the east.  Rainfall accumulations at Maurice Bishop International Airport, during the last 24 hours were 3.2mm. Relative humidity remained very high 80's plus.Wind were generally ESE'ly to E'ly reaching a max of 18mph. Moderate seas were reported with waves extending to 6 feet. The horizontal visibility ranged from 16km to 22km kilometers. Daytime temperatures climaxed at 30.7 °C while night time cooling resulted in a minimum temperature of  26.0 °C.

 


Weather Outlook

Validity: 8:00 am, August 17th, 2017 until 8:00 pm, August 18th, 2017

A area of low with the potential for fouther development is approching the island. Fair to partly conditions is expected to give way to overcast conditions with heavy showers and thunder showers late night into early morning. Winds are expected to be E'ly to NE'ly reaching up to 30mph in thundershowers.Most of Friday  is ecpected to be overcast with showers. Expect a maximum temperature of 31.0 °C and a nighttime minimum of 26.0 °C. Seas moderate waves 7ft inopen water and a marine advisory will be in effect.