PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

DATE ISSUED: Wednesday, June 10, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)

VALID UNTIL: Thursday midday (12:00 LST) June 11, 2020 

 

WEATHER:   This afternoon through Thursday midday: Partly cloudy with isolated showers possible, and slight chance of isolated thunder.

 

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

 

Sunset Today: 6:48 P.M.                    Sunrise Tomorrow: 5:36 A.M. 

 

SURFACE WINDS:  This afternoon through Thursday midday: Southeasterly with a light to gentle breeze of 04 to 12 mph, becoming lighter and variable at times.

 

SYNOPSIS:  

A slightly unstable atmosphere, light winds, daytime heating and pockets of low level moisture are expected to persist over the region through Friday. These conditions will promote the possibility of isolated showers with a low chance of thunderstorms particularly during the afternoon hours. Meanwhile, the laxed Atlantic high pressure gradient will generate mostly light southeasterly winds across the region.

Seas are expected to remain slight during the next few days.

 

STATE OF THE SEA: Slight           WAVES/SWELLS: 2 to 4 feet

 

SPECIAL FEATURE:  None.

 

OUTLOOK through Friday midday: Fair to partly cloudy with isolated showers.

 

FORECASTER: Pierre