Day: June 21, 2017

TODAY’S LOCAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR MONTSERRAT VALID UP TO THURSDAY JUNE 22ND, 2017

by Shirlian Queeley

SYNOPSIS: A strong area of high pressure along with a settled and an atmosphere low on moisture will dominate the Northeast Caribbean.

WEATHER:

TODAY: Partly sunny and hazy with the chance of a brief and light shower.

TONIGHT: Partly cloudy with the chance of a couple of brief passing showers.

SPECIAL WARNINGS: A small craft warning remains in effect especially for the coastal waters east and north of the islands. Sea bathers should also exercise caution.

WINDS: Easterly at 19-30 km/h or 10-16kts over land and increasing to near 33 km/h or 18kts over coastal waters.

SEAS: Moderate to locally rough waves 1.5-2.1m or 5-7ft. A small craft warning remains in effect especially for the coastal waters east and north of the islands. Sea bathers should also exercise caution.