PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

DATE ISSUED: Sunday, October 18, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)   

VALID UNTIL: Monday midday (12:00 LST) October 19, 2020    

    

WEATHER:      

This afternoon through Monday midday: Fair to partly cloudy with local showers.  

 

Forecast High: 32°C / 90°F             Forecast Low: 26°C / 79°F   

    

Sunset Today: 5:48 P.M.                 Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:07 A.M.    

    

SURFACE WINDS: 
This afternoon through tonight: Northeast to southeast with a light to gentle breeze of 04 to 09 mph, becoming lighter and variable at times.

Monday morning through midday: Northwest to west southwest with a light breeze of 04 to 07 mph, becoming lighter and variable.  

    

SYNOPSIS:     

A drier airmass across the region will restrict significant shower activity. However, lingering moisture transported across the region by light winds, in combination with daytime heating could trigger a few local showers. A slack pressure gradient will account for light and variable winds. Those light winds will support tranquil seas until mid-week.   

   

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

    

SPECIAL FEATURES:  None.  

 

OUTLOOK through Tuesday midday: Fair to partly cloudy with local showers possible.