PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

DATE ISSUED: Wednesday, June 24, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)

VALID UNTIL: Thursday midday (12:00 LST) June 25, 2020 

 

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

 

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

 

Sunset Today: 6:51 P.M.                 Sunrise Tomorrow: 5:39 A.M. 

 

SURFACE WINDS:  This afternoon through Thursday midday: Easterly with a gentle to moderate breeze of 08 to 16 mph.

 

SYNOPSIS:  

The Atlantic high pressure system will maintain a gentle to moderate wind flow across the region. Meanwhile, varying concentrations of Saharan dust will continue to affect the region. Persons with allergies and/or respiratory illnesses should continue to take the necessary precautions.

Seas are expected to peak at 7 feet during the next few days. Small craft operators and sea bathers should exercise caution.

 

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

 

SPECIAL FEATURE:  None.

 

OUTLOOK through Friday midday: Partly cloudy, hazy and breezy with a passing shower possible.

 

FORECASTER: Albert