AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
FOR THE LEEWARD ISLANDS AND BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
ISSUED BY ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA METEOROLOGICAL SERVICES

14:53 UTC MARCH 04 2021

 

DISCUSSION: A DRY AND STABLE ATMOSPHERE ASSOCIATED WITH A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE PERSIST ACROSS THE LEEWARD AND BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS. LATEST MODEL PROJECTIONS FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS MAINTAIN THE SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE BEING DOMINANT AND WITH LOW MOISTURE LEVELS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF AFTERNOON SHOWERS COULD BE EXPECTED. THEREFORE, CONDITIONS TODAY INTO TOMORROW WILL BE PARTLY CLOUDY WITH GENTLE TO SOMETIMES MODERATE WINDS PRIMARILY FROM EAST-SOUTHEAST. RADAR IMAGERY, CURRENT OBSERVATIONS AND LATEST MODEL PROJECTIONS ARE IN GENERAL AGREEMENT WITH THE LATEST ISSUED FORECAST.

 

FORECASTER

JALEEL JACOBS/LENARD JOSIAH