PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN  

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN  

 DATE ISSUED: Friday, September 04, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)  

VALID UNTIL: Saturday midday (12:00 LST) September 05, 2020  

     

WEATHER:  
This afternoon through Saturday midday: Partly cloudy with isolated showers possible.
    

Forecast High: 32°C / 90°F             Forecast Low: 28°C / 82°F    

     

Sunset Today: 6:23 P.M.                 Sunrise Tomorrow: 5:59 A.M.     

     

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

     

SYNOPSIS:      

A tropical wave located over the eastern Caribbean may cause isolated showers over the local area. Meanwhile, the Atlantic high pressure system will maintain gentle to moderate winds.  

Seas are expected to peak near 5 feet during the next few days.  

    

STATE OF THE SEA: Slight to Moderate        WAVES/SWELLS: 3 to 5 feet    

SPECIAL FEATURE:    

Two areas of interest associated with a tropical wave and a low pressure system, are located over the mid and eastern tropical Atlantic. Gradual development of these systems is expected early next week as they move generally westward.  

 

THE METEOROLOGICAL DEPARTMENT OF ST. MAARTEN WILL CONTINUE TO MONITOR THESE SYSTEMS AND UPDATE THE PUBLIC ACCORDINGLY  

 

OUTLOOK through Sunday midday: Partly cloudy with a few brief showers possible.  

     

FORECASTER: Albert