PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN   

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN    

DATE ISSUED: Wednesday, June 09, 2021 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)  

VALID UNTIL: Thursday midday (12:00 LST) June 10, 2021 

WEATHER:     

This afternoon through Thursday midday: Generally cloudy and hazy, with a few isolated showers. 

Forecast High: 31°C / 88°F             Forecast Low: 27°C / 81°F 

   

Sunset Today: 6:47 P.M.                 Sunrise Tomorrow: 5:36 A.M.   

   

SURFACE WINDS: 
This afternoon through Thursday midday: East northeast to east southeasterly with a light to moderate breeze of 06 to 14 mph, and a higher gust possible. 

  

SYNOPSIS:    

A weakening pressure gradient will account for decreasing winds across the region. Meanwhile, an influx of Saharan dust moving into the region will aid in restricting precipitation and reducing visibility. Persons with allergies and respiratory illnesses should take note. Additionally, cloudy skies and a few isolated showers are predicted. 

Seas peaking to 7 feet are expected this forecast period. Small craft operators and sea bathers should exercise caution. 

STATE OF THE SEA: Slight to Moderate              WAVES/SWELLS: 4 to 7 feet  

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SPECIAL FEATURES:  None. 

OUTLOOK through Friday midday: Initially, generally cloudy and hazy, with a few isolated showers. Partly cloudy and hazy skies are expected towards the end of the forecast period. 

   

FORECASTER: Gordon