PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

…THE HEAVY RAINFALL ADVISORY FOR ST. MAARTEN HAS BEEN CANCELLED…

 

DATE ISSUED: Sunday, July 12, 2020 @ 06:00 LST (10:00 UTC)

VALID UNTIL: Monday morning (06:00 LST) July 13, 2020 

 

 

WEATHER:  
This morning: Generally cloudy and breezy with scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.

This afternoon through Monday morning: Partly cloudy and breezy with light haze and isolated showers possible. 

 

Forecast High: 31°C / 88°F             Forecast Low: 26°C / 79°F

 

Sunset Today: 6:52 P.M.                 Sunrise Tomorrow: 5:45 A.M. 

 

SURFACE WINDS: 
Today through Monday morning: East northeast to east with a moderate breeze of 13 to 18 mph and occasional higher gusts.

 

SYNOPSIS:  

Moisture and instability in the wake of a tropical wave will cause cloudy skies, showers and possible isolated thunderstorms across the region particularly during the morning hours. Residents and users of areas prone to flooding are advised to remain vigilant as showers may be moderate to heavy at times. A gradual improvement in conditions is expected as the wave moves further from the region.

Meanwhile, marine conditions will remain moderate and peak near 7 feet. Small craft operators and sea bathers should continue exercising caution.

 

STATE OF THE SEA: Moderate         WAVES/SWELLS: 5 to 7 feet

 

SPECIAL FEATURE: None.

 

OUTLOOK through Tuesday morning: Partly cloudy and breezy with light haze.

 

FORECASTER: Albert