Meteorological Department of St. Maarten
Modesta Drive #12, Simpson Bay
Tel #: (1-721) 545-4226
PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN
DATE ISSUED: Sunday, August 09, 2020 @ 06:00 LST (10:00 UTC)
VALID UNTIL: Monday morning (06:00 LST) August 10, 2020
GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten – Today through Monday morning: Partly cloudy and slightly hazy with passing showers possible.
Forecast High: 32°C / 90°F Forecast Low: 28°C / 82°F
Sunset Today: 6:42 P.M. Sunrise Tomorrow: 5:54 A.M.
Today through Monday morning: East-northeasterly with a gentle to moderate breeze of 08 to 17 mph.
A relatively stable air mass will dominate the weather across the region. Additionally, varying concentrations of Saharan dust will bring hazy conditions to the local area. However, despite this there remains a possibility of overnight and early morning showers during this forecast period.
Seas are expected to peak near 6 feet during the next few days.
STATE OF THE SEA: Moderate WAVES/SWELLS: up to 6 feet
Showers and thunderstorms associated with another tropical, wave located over the eastern tropical Atlantic, are showing signs of organization. However, recent satellite-derived wind data indicate that the system is not very well-defined at the surface. Some slow development of this system is possible over the next few days while it moves westward across the tropical eastern Atlantic.
* Formation chance through 48 hours…low…20 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days…low…20 percent.
OUTLOOK through Tuesday morning: Partly cloudy and slightly hazy with brief local showers possible.