Friday 23 August, 2019

Jamaica weather: isolated showers in the forecast

Jamaica Weather forecast at 5am Thursday, January 31, 2019 by the Meteorological Service Division. 

SIGNIFICANT FEATURE…  A Trough across Jamaica.

Comment…  The Trough is expected to remain across the central Caribbean over the next few days.

24-HOUR FORECAST
This Morning…
 Isolated showers across sections of eastern parishes.
This Afternoon… Isolated showers mainly across eastern and central parishes.
Tonight… Partly cloudy.

Maximum temperature expected for Kingston today… 30 degrees Celsius.

Maximum temperature expected for Montego Bay today… 30 degrees Celsius.

 

MARINE FORECAST TODAY AND TONIGHT
 

INSHORE ON THE NORTH COAST
Today: Wind…  Northeasterly,  15  knots. Wave heights…  1.5 metres
Tonight: Wind… Easterly, 10 knots. Wave heights…  1.0 metre.

INSHORE ON THE SOUTH COAST
Today: Wind...  Southeasterly, 10 to 15 knots. Wave heights… 1.0 to 1.5 metres
Tonight: Wind… Northerly, 05 knots. Wave heights… 0.5 metre.

OFFSHORE WINDS AND WEATHER
North Coast... Northeasterly, 15 knots. Wave heights...  1.5 metres. 
South Coast ...Easterly, 15 to 20 knots. Wave heights… 1.5 to 2.0 metres
Weather… Isolated showers.

MARINE WARNING MESSAGE
None at this time.

 

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

Other Current Regional Weather Features
A dissipating stationary front east of Jamaica.

 

 

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