PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

DATE ISSUED: Friday, May 29, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)

VALID UNTIL: Saturday morning (06:00 LST) May 30, 2020 

 

WEATHER:   This afternoon: Fair to partly cloudy and hazy.

Tonight through Saturday midday: Fair to partly cloudy and hazy with a brief local shower possible.

 

Forecast High: 32°C / 90°F                Forecast Low: 27°C / 81°F 

 

Sunset Today: 6:44 P.M.                    Sunrise Tomorrow: 5:36 A.M. 

 

SURFACE WINDS:  This afternoon through Saturday midday: Southeasterly with a light to gentle breeze of 04 to 12 mph.

 

SYNOPSIS:  

Despite the presence of a mid to upper level trough, a stable, Sharan dust-filled air-mass has settled over the Caribbean islands. This will suppress most shower activity throughout the forecast period.

Slight to moderate seas are expected through the next few days.

 

STATE OF THE SEA: Slight to moderate         WAVES/SWELLS: up to 5 feet

 

SPECIAL FEATURE: None. 

OUTLOOK through Sunday midday: Fair to partly cloudy and hazy.

 

FORECASTER: Pierre