Sunday 5 July, 2020

Jamaica weather: cool conditions to persist

Jamaica weather forecast at 5am Friday, January 24, 2020 by the Meteorological Service Division.

SIGNIFICANT FEATURE…A weak trough across Jamaica. Additionally, there is a stationary front across the central Caribbean.

Comment….The trough is expected to linger across the island for the next few days. Expect cooler temperatures to continue across Jamaica today as the stationary front slowly weakens.

24-HOUR FORECAST
This Morning... 
Partly cloudy and cool. 
This Afternoon… Partly cloudy and cool. 
Tonight… Partly cloudy and cool.

 

Maximum temperature expected for Kingston today… 28 degrees Celsius.

Maximum temperature expected for Montego Bay today… 27 degrees Celsius.

 

MARINE FORECAST TODAY AND TONIGHT
 

INSHORE ON THE NORTH COAST
Today: Wind…  Northeasterly, 05 to 10 knots. Wave heights… 0.5 to 1.0 metre.
Tonight: Wind… Southeasterly, 05 knots. Wave heights… 0.5 metre.

INSHORE ON THE SOUTH COAST
Today: Wind…  Southerly, 05 to 10 knots. Wave heights… 0.5 to 1.0 metre.
Tonight: Wind… Becoming Northerly, 05 knots. Wave heights… 0.5 metre.

OFFSHORE WINDS AND WEATHER
North and South Coast... East Northeasterly, 05 to 10 knots. Wave heights… 0.5 to 1.0 metre.
Weather… Partly cloudy.

MARINE WARNING MESSAGE
None at this time.

 

3-DAY FORECAST (starting tomorrow)
Saturday/Sunday/Monday: Mainly sunny morning. Partly cloudy afternoon.


Other Current Regional Weather Features
A frontal system across Puerto Rico and Hispaniola.
Another frontal system across the Gulf of Mexico.

 

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