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.