Jamaica weather: mainly fair to partly cloudy
Jamaica weather forecast at 5am Tuesday, October 15, 2019 by the Meteorological Service Division.
SIGNIFICANT FEATURE… A weak trough across Jamaica.
Comment… The trough is expected to linger across the island for the next few days. Additionally, a weak tropical wave is expected to move into the vicinity of Jamaica later this week.
This Morning… Partly cloudy across eastern parishes, mainly fair elsewhere.
This Afternoon… Isolated showers and thunderstorms across sections of southern parishes and hilly inland areas of northern parishes.
Tonight… Becoming fair.
Maximum temperature expected for Kingston today… 33 degrees Celsius.
Maximum temperature expected for Montego Bay today… 33 degrees Celsius.
MARINE FORECAST TODAY AND TONIGHT
INSHORE ON THE NORTH COAST
Today: Wind… East Northeasterly, 10 to 15 knots. Wave heights… 1.0 to 1.5 metres.
Tonight: Wind… Southeasterly 05 knots. Wave heights… 0.5 metre.
INSHORE ON THE SOUTH COAST
Today: Wind... Southeasterly, 10 knots. Wave heights… 1.0 metre.
Tonight: Wind… Northerly, 05 knots. Wave heights… 0.5 metre.
OFFSHORE WINDS AND WEATHER
North and South Coast... Easterly, 10 to 15 knots. Wave heights... 1.0 to 1.5 metres.
Weather… Partly cloudy.
MARINE WARNING MESSAGE
None at this time.
3-DAY FORECAST (starting tomorrow)
Wednesday: Generally fair morning. Isolated afternoon showers and thunderstorms across sections of northern and southwestern parishes, partly cloudy elsewhere.
Thursday/Friday: Partly cloudy morning. Isolated afternoon showers and thunderstorms across sections of central and western parishes.
Other Current Regional Weather Features
A tropical wave across the eastern Caribbean Sea.
A broad trough across the western Caribbean.