Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Jamaica weather: scattered afternoon showers for some sections

Jamaica weather forecast at 5am Thursday, April 18, 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…
 Partly cloudy across eastern parishes.
This Afternoon… Scattered showers across sections of central and western parishes.
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, 15 knots. Wave heights…  1.5 metres.
Tonight: Wind… Southeasterly, 05 knots. Wave heights… 0.5 metre.

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

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

MARINE WARNING MESSAGE
None at this time

 

3-DAY FORECAST (starting tomorrow)

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

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

 

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