Today through Wednesday morning: Fair to partly cloudy with isolated showers possible.
Forecast High: 32°C / 90°F Forecast Low: 28°C / 82°F
Sunset Today: 6:41 P.M. Sunrise Tomorrow: 5:54 A.M.
Today through Wednesday morning: East to northeast with a gentle to moderate breeze of 08 to 15 mph.
An approaching tropical wave will increase the probability of showers across the region toward the end of this forecast period. Meanwhile, the Atlantic high pressure ridge will continue to produce gentle to moderate winds.
Seas will remain slight to moderate during the next few days.
STATE OF THE SEA: Slight to Moderate WAVES/SWELLS: 3 to 6 feet
Thunderstorm activity associated with a broad area of low pressure located in the mid tropical Atlantic, has increased and become better organized over the past several hours. Environmental conditions are expected to be conducive for development and a tropical depression is likely to form during the next day or so. However, conditions are forecast to become less favorable for development by the end of the week. The disturbance is moving westward to west-northwestward near 15 mph.
* Formation chance through 48 hours…high…70 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days…high…70 percent.
THE METEOROLOGICAL DEPARTMENT OF ST. MAARTEN WILL CONTINUE TO MONITOR THIS SYSTEM AND UPDATE THE PUBLIC.
OUTLOOK through Thursday morning: Partly cloudy to cloudy and breezy with scattered showers.