PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

DATE ISSUED: Thursday, February 13, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)

VALID UNTIL: Friday midday (12:00 LST) February 14, 2020 

 

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

 

WEATHER:   This afternoon through Friday midday: Partly cloudy and breezy with passing showers possible.

 

Forecast High: 30°C / 86°F         Forecast Low: 25°C / 77°F 

 

Sunset Today: 6:13 P.M.                Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:40 A.M. 

 

SURFACE WINDS:  This afternoon through Friday midday: East-northeasterly with a gentle to fresh breeze of 11 to 19 mph and occasional higher gusts.

 

SYNOPSIS:  

The Atlantic high pressure ridge will maintain brisk winds and above normal marine conditions across the region. Pockets of moisture at the lower level of the atmosphere may cause passing showers.

Small craft operators and sea bathers should continue to exercise caution as seas will peak near 9 feet.

 

STATE OF THE SEA: Moderate to Rough      WAVES/SWELLS: 6 to 9 feet

 

SPECIAL FEATURE: None.  

OUTLOOK through Saturday midday: Partly cloudy and breezy with a few passing showers.

 

FORECASTER: Albert