DATE ISSUED: Wednesday, October 09, 2019 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)

VALID UNTIL: Thursday midday (12:00 LST) October 10, 2019 

 

…A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR ST. MAARTEN UNTIL 6PM TODAY…

 

WEATHER:   This afternoon through Thursday midday: Generally fair to partly cloudy and hazy.

 

Forecast High: 33°C / 91°F        Forecast Low: 28°C / 82°F 

Sunset Today: 5:55 P.M.               Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:05 A.M. 

SURFACE WINDS:  This afternoon through Thursday midday: East to northeast with a gentle to moderate breeze of 05 to 15 mph.

                   

SYNOPSIS:   A dry and dusty atmosphere will continue to limit precipitation and cause hazy skies across the local area. Persons with allergies and/or respiratory illnesses should take the necessary precautions. Marine conditions are gradually subsiding. Nevertheless, north to northeast swells will continue to affect local waters. A small craft advisory will remain in effect for St. Maarten until this evening. Small craft operators and sea bathers are advised to exercise caution.

STATE OF THE SEA:  Moderate to Rough          WAVES/SWELLS: 6 to 8 feet

SPECIAL FEATURES:  None.

OUTLOOK through Friday midday: Fair to partly cloudy and hazy with brief local showers possible.

FORECASTER: Gordon