The Eastern Caribbean Forecast valid up to 8am Tuesday 24th September 2019.

Wx: Deep layered moisture in association with Tropical Storm Karen will maintain mostly cloudy skies with light rain mixed with moderate showers and possible thunderstorms over the Windwards and, to a lesser extent, the southern Windwards and islands further south today. These conditions will gradually spread northwards over the Leewards by this afternoon. Meanwhile, tropical storm warnings remain in effect for Puerto Rico, the US and BVIs in anticipation of Tropical Storm Karen which is expected to move over these islands on Tuesday. Skies over these islands will be generally partly cloudy with localize showers mainly over Puerto Rico today. However, weather condition will begin to deteriorate during the morning tomorrow as Tropical Storm approaches.

Winds: East-southeast to south at 12 to 25 knots or 22 to 46km/h with occasional higher gusts.

Seas: 1.8 to 2.1 meters or 6 to 7 feet deteriorating around the US, BVI and Puerto Rico early tomorrow as Karen approaches.

Antigua and Barbuda Meteorological Services
Lenard Josiah-Forecaster

Forecast issued at 5:58 AM,UTC on 23/09/2019