PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

DATE ISSUED: Wednesday, June 17, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)

VALID UNTIL: Thursday midday (12:00 LST) June 18, 2020 

 

WEATHER:   This afternoon through Thursday midday: Fair to partly cloudy with a few brief showers possible.

 

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

 

Sunset Today: 6:50 P.M.                 Sunrise Tomorrow: 5:37 A.M. 

 

SURFACE WINDS:  This afternoon through Thursday midday: Easterly with a gentle to moderate breeze of 08 to 15 mph.

 

SYNOPSIS:  

An approaching tropical wave will reach the Lesser Antilles tonight. The active weather associated with this system is expected to remain south of the local area. Meanwhile, pockets of moisture at the lower levels of the atmosphere may cause some brief showers across the local area.

Seas are expected to peak near 6 feet during the next few days.

 

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

 

SPECIAL FEATURE:  None.

 

OUTLOOK through Friday midday: Partly cloudy with brief isolated showers possible.

 

FORECASTER: Albert