PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN  

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN  

DATE ISSUED: Wednesday, December 16, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)   

VALID UNTIL: Thursday midday (12:00 LST) December 17, 2020    

WEATHER:      

This afternoon through Thursday midday: Fair to partly cloudy with brief passing showers possible.  

Forecast High: 30°C / 86°F             
Forecast Low: 23°C / 73°F  

    

Sunset Today: 5:40 P.M.                 
Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:37 A.M.    

    

SURFACE WINDS: 
This afternoon through Thursday midday: Easterly with a light to gentle breeze of 04 to 09 mph, becoming lighter and variable at times.   

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SYNOPSIS:     

A slack surface pressure gradient will cause light to gentle winds. Low moisture levels in the atmosphere will continue to restrict shower activity despite the presence of a weakened trough near the Northeastern Caribbean.   

Slight to moderate seas, peaking near 6 feet, are expected through the next few days. Small craft operators and sea bathers should exercise caution.  

STATE OF THE SEA:  Slight to moderate     
WAVES/SWELLS: 4 to 6 feet   

    

SPECIAL FEATURES: None.  

OUTLOOK through Friday midday:  Fair to partly cloudy with a brief local shower possible.  

    

FORECASTER: Connor