Friday 19 July, 2019

Jamaica weather: mainly sunny to partly cloudy

Jamaica weather forecast at 5am Monday, April 1, 2019, by the Meteorological Service Division.

SIGNIFICANT FEATURE… A weak High Pressure Ridge across Jamaica.

Comment… The High Pressure Ridge is expected to remain across the island for a few days.

24-HOUR FORECAST
This Morning…
 Partly cloudy across northern parishes, mainly sunny elsewhere.
This Afternoon… Isolated showers across sections of northern and hilly inland areas, otherwise partly cloudy.
Tonight… Partly cloudy.

 

 

 

Maximum temperature expected for Kingston today… 31 degrees Celsius.

Maximum temperature expected for Montego Bay today… 31 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… East Southeasterly 05 knots. Wave heights… 0.5 metre.

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

OFFSHORE WINDS AND WEATHER
North and South Coast ....Easterly, 15 knots. Wave heights… 1.5 metres
Weather…Generally fair.

MARINE WARNING MESSAGE
None at this time.

 

3-DAY FORECAST (starting tomorrow)

Tuesday: Generally partly cloudy.
Wednesday: Partly cloudy morning northern parishes, mainly sunny elsewhere. Isolated afternoon showers across some hilly inland areas, otherwise partly cloudy.
Thursday: Isolated afternoon showers across sections of southern parishes.

Other Current Regional Weather Features
A Frontal System across the Gulf of Mexico.

 

Get the latest local and international news straight to your mobile phone for free: