Friday 22 February, 2019

Jamaica weather: mainly sunny to partly cloudy

Jamaica weather forecast at 5am Friday, February 1, 2019 by the Meteorological Service Division.

SIGNIFICANT FEATURE…  A Trough across Jamaica.

Comment…  The Trough lingers across Jamaica for another few days.

24-HOUR FORECAST
This Morning… 
Partly cloudy with possible showers across eastern parishes, otherwise mainly sunny.
This Afternoon… Partly cloudy with possible showers across hilly inland areas.
Tonight… Mainly fair.

 

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… Partly cloudy.

MARINE WARNING MESSAGE
None at this time.

 

3-DAY FORECAST (starting tomorrow)

Saturday: Mainly sunny morning. Isolated afternoon showers across sections of central and western parishes.
Sunday: Mainly sunny morning. Partly cloudy afternoon.
Monday: Partly cloudy morning across eastern parishes. Isolated afternoon showers across sections of western parishes.


Other Current Regional Weather Features
There is a  Stationary Front across the southeastern Bahamas.

 

 

 

 

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