PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN

DATE ISSUED: Thursday, January 23, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)

VALID UNTIL: Friday midday (12:00 LST) January 24, 2020 

 

WEATHER:  
This afternoon through tonight: Generally cloudy with scattered showers and a low chance of thunderstorms.

Friday morning through midday: Partly cloudy with a local shower possible.

 

Forecast High: 28°C / 82°F         Forecast Low: 23°C / 73°F 

Sunset Today: 6:02 P.M.                Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:47 A.M. 

 

SURFACE WINDS: 
This afternoon through tonight: Southeasterly to southerly with a gentle to moderate breeze of 08 to 15 mph.

Friday morning through midday: Southerly with a light breeze of 04 to 07 mph becoming variable and calm at times.

 SYNOPSIS:  

A moist southerly to southeasterly wind flow ahead of an approaching frontal boundary will produce scattered showers along with a low chance of isolated thunderstorms during this forecast period.

Seas will peak near 5 feet during the next few days, before deteriorating on Friday night due to Northwesterly swells.

 STATE OF THE SEA: Slight to moderate    WAVES/SWELLS: 03 to 05 feet

 SPECIAL FEATURE: None.  

OUTLOOK through Saturday midday: Generally cloudy with scattered showers.

 FORECASTER: Pierre