PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

DATE ISSUED: Friday, February 21, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC) VALID UNTIL: Saturday midday (12:00 LST) February 22, 2020 

 

WEATHER:   This afternoon through Saturday midday: Partly cloudy and hazy with brief local showers possible.

 

Forecast High: 30°C / 86°F          Forecast Low: 24°C / 75°F 

 

Sunset Today: 6:16 P.M.                 Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:36 A.M. 

 

SURFACE WINDS:  This afternoon through Saturday midday: East-southeast to east with a gentle to moderate breeze of 8 to 15 mph and possible higher gusts.

 

SYNOPSIS:  

A dry and stable atmosphere with Saharan dust is expected to restrict significant shower activity across the region. Nevertheless, clouds drifting with the wind flow may produce brief passing showers across the local area. Marine conditions are gradually subsiding with waves up to 7 feet expected through the next couple of days.

 

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

 

SPECIAL FEATURE: None.  

OUTLOOK through Sunday midday: Partly cloudy and hazy with isolated showers possible.

 

FORECASTER: Connor