Issued at: 7am Wednesday, 30th December 2020
Present Weather: Cloudy skies
Winds: A Moderate breeze of 13mph from the Northwest.
Temperature: 24°C / 76°F
Sea Level Pressure: 1012.4mbs or 29.89”
Sunrise: Tom 6:40am
Sunset: Today 5:47pm
Weather Forecast Valid until 8am Tomorrow
Winds: Northeast with speeds ranging from 14 – 22mph with gusts to as high as 35 mph.
Seas: 1.8 – 2.4m or 6 – 8ft. A small craft caution is in effect for today where it will be replaced by a small craft advisory particularly for the northern facing waters.
Weather Forecast for St. Kitts & Nevis: Partly cloudy with a 40 percent or a moderate chance of showers.
Weather tonight: Partly cloudy becoming cloudy mainly after midnight with a 60 percent or moderate chance of showers.
Weather tomorrow: The Low Pressure System that is currently affecting the Island is Forecast to give way to a High Pressure System. This is Forecast to strengthen into Friday, resulting in a tightening of the Pressure Gradient across the area. As such, winds are expected to increase and seas are expected to respond accordingly, becoming very rough. Additional information will be reflected in this Evening’s Forecast.
Eastern Caribbean Forecast: A Low Pressure Centre, east -northeast of the Leeward Islands will generate some unsettled weather mainly for the northern Eastern Caribbean Islands beginning today and the chance for showers will increase even further into tonight. Cloudy spells with periodic showers and high winds are forecast as well as a deterioration in the sea conditions expected to become elevated to dangerous levels. Warnings and advisories will be issued accordingly. For the rest of the area, at most a moderate chance of showers is anticipated where the winds will be on the lighter side.
Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport
St. Kitts Meteorological Services
St. Christopher Air & Sea Port Authority
P.O. Box 963
Basseterre St. Kitts
Tel: 869 465 2749
Tele- fax: 869 465 9122