Loop Weather Report: 4pm forecast
SIGNIFICANT FEATURE… Tropical Wave west of Jamaica.
Comment… A High Pressure Ridge is expected to build briefly across the island tomorrow. Thereafter, A Trough is expected to influence weather across the island Thursday through to Sunday.
Tonight… Partly cloudy
Tomorrow morning… Mainly Sunny
Tomorrow afternoon… Isolated showers and possible thunderstorms across hilly inland areas of central and western parishes.
TOMORROW'S FORECAST FOR SELECTED TOWNS AND CITIES
Minimum temperature expected for Kingston tonight… 25 degrees Celsius.
Minimum temperature expected for Montego Bay tonight… 25 degrees Celsius.
MARINE FORECAST TONIGHT AND TOMORROW
INSHORE ON THE NORTH COAST
Tonight: Wind… Southeasterly 05 knots. Wave heights… 0.5 metre.
Tomorrow: Wind… East Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots. Wave heights…1.0 to 1.5 metres.
INSHORE ON THE SOUTH COAST
Tonight: Wind…Northerly 5 knots. Wave heights… 0.5 metres.
Tomorrow: Wind…Southerly 5 to 10 knots. Wave heights… 1.5 metres.
OFFSHORE WINDS AND WEATHER
North coast and South coast… Easterly, 5 to 10 knots. Wave height… up to 1.0 metres.
Weather… Partly Cloudy
MARINE WARNING MESSAGE
None at this time.
Thursday to Saturday
Mostly cloudy afternoon with widely scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Other Current Regional Weather Features:
Category 5 Hurricane Irma approaching the northern Leeward Islands.
Area of low pressure in the southern Gulf of Mexico producing showers and associated cloudiness.