The Eastern Caribbean Forecast valid up to 8am Thursday 19th October 2017.

Wx: Lingering moisture and instability could induce partly cloudy to cloudy skies with showers over Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands this morning before yielding to a drier and stable atmosphere later today. A tropical wave will cause  cloudy skies with showers and thunderstorms over the southern Windwards, Barbados and Trinidad and Tobago. Elsewhere, skies across the Eastern Caribbean will be partly cloudy with only a slight chance of showers.

Winds: SE-ESE at 22-33km/h or 12-18kt over land; and up to 41km/h or 22kt over open waters.

Seas: Moderate to locally rough with wave heights of 1.8-2.4m or 6-8ft. Warnings remain in place for small craft operators and sea bathers against rough sea conditions.

Atmospheric Pressure: Above normal.

 

Antigua and Barbuda Meteorological Services
Lorne Salmon/Delver Martin-Forecasters

Forecast issued at 8:43 AM,UTC on 18/10/2017