PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN  

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN  

 

DATE ISSUED: Tuesday, October 27, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)

 

VALID UNTIL: Wednesday midday (12:00 LST) October 28, 2020 

 

 

…A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR ST. MAARTEN UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE… 

 

 

WEATHER: This afternoon through Wednesday midday: Partly cloudy and breezy, becoming cloudy at times with isolated showers and a chance of isolated thunderstorms.

 

 

Forecast High: 31°C / 88°F             Forecast Low: 26°C / 79°F

 

 

Sunset Today: 5:42 P.M.                 Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:10 A.M.

 

 

SURFACE WINDS: This afternoon through Wednesday midday: East to northeast with a moderate to fresh breeze of 13 to 20 mph and possible higher gusts.

 

 

SYNOPSIS:  A tropical wave located over the eastern Caribbean will account for cloudy periods, isolated showers, and possible thunderstorms across the region. Persons in flood prone areas should be vigilant.

 

Small craft operators and sea bathers should continue exercising caution as seas are expected to peak at 9 feet.

 

 

STATE OF THE SEA:  Moderate to rough         WAVES/SWELLS: 7 to 9 feet

 

 

SPECIAL FEATURES:  None.

 

 

OUTLOOK through Thursday midday: Partly cloudy to cloudy and breezy with isolated showers.

 

 

FORECASTER: Albert