FORECAST
12:00 NOON WEATHER REPORT
DATE: AUGUST 2nd 2015
FORECASTER: EMMANUEL DESCARTES
                       
PRESENT WEATHER AT HEWANORRA.............FAIR.
                AT GFL CHARLES............PARTLY CLOUDY.
PRESENT TEMPERATURE AT HEWANORRA...................29 C OR 84 F.
LAST NIGHT’S MINIMUM TEMPERATURE AT HEWANORRA......26 C OR 79 F.
WIND AT HEWANORRA IS BLOWING FROM THE EAST AT 14 MPH OR 22 KM/H.
24 HOUR RAINFALL ENDED AT 8:00 AM AT HEWANORRA...........2.2 MM.
                              AT GFL CHARLES......2.2 MM                                 
TOTAL RAINFALL FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST AT HEWANORRA.......2.2 MM
                                      AT GFL CHARLES.....2.2 MM
                                      
SUNSET TODAY...6:33 PM.         SUNRISE TOMORROW...5:52 AM
 
FORECAST FOR ST. LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
WINDS.....EASTERLY NEAR 18 MPH OR 30 KM/H.
WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES, BECOMING CLOUDY AT TIMES WITH SOME
          SCATTERED SHOWERS.
 
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM ST.LUCIA
TIDES FOR CASTRIES HARBOUR...HIGH AT 4:34 PM...LOW AT 10:01 PM.
TIDES FOR VIEUX FORT BAY.....HIGH AT 5:41 PM...LOW AT 11:28 PM.
SEAS...MODERATE TO LOCALLY ROUGH WITH WAVES 6 TO 7 FEET OR 1.8 TO 2.1
       METRES. SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS AND SEA BATHERS ARE ADVISED TO
       EXERCISE CAUTION DUE TO ABOVE NORMAL SEAS.
 
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES, BECOMING CLOUDY AT TIMES WITH SOME SCATTERED SHOWERS.
 
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY LEFT IN THE WAKE OF A TROPICAL WAVE WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT THE LESSER ANTILLES.
THE AREA OF LOW PRESSURE LOCATED OVER THE CENTRAL ATLANTIC HAS
BEEN REDUCED TO A SURFACE TROUGH.
ANOTHER TROPICAL WAVE LOCATED OVER THE EASTERN ATLANTIC IS MOVING WESTWARD NEAR 17 MPH OR 28 KM/H.
TROPICAL CYCLONE FORMATION IS NOT EXPECTED OVER THE TROPICAL ATLANTIC DURING THE NEXT FIVE DAYS.