Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Jamaica weather: scattered showers in the forecast

Jamaica weather forecast at 5am Tuesday, October 22, 2019 by the Meteorological Service Division.

SIGNIFICANT FEATURE… A trough across Jamaica.

Comment… The trough across the island will linger for another few days.

24-HOUR FORECAST
This Morning… 
Possible morning showers across sections of eastern parishes, partly cloudy elsewhere.
This Afternoon… Widely scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms across sections of most parishes.
Tonight… Partly cloudy.

 

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 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 and South Coast... Easterly, 10 to 15 knots. Wave heights...up to 1.5 metres.
Weather… Showers and thunderstorms

MARINE WARNING MESSAGE
None at this time.

 

3-DAY FORECAST (starting tomorrow)

Wednesday: Partly cloudy morning. Widely scattered afternoon showers and thunderstorms mainly across southern parishes.
Thursday: Morning showers across northern parishes. Scattered afternoon showers and thunderstorms across most parishes.
Friday: Partly cloudy morning. Scattered afternoon showers and thunderstorms across sections of most parishes.

Other Current Regional Weather Features
There is a frontal system across the northwestern Gulf of Mexico.

 

 

 

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