Loop Weather forecast at 5am Sunday, July 16, 2017.
SIGNIFICANT FEATURE… Trough across Jamaica.
Comment… The Trough is expected to remain across the area for the remainder of the weekend. Meanwhile a Tropical Wave across the central Caribbean is expected to move across the island Sunday night into early Monday morning.
24-HOUR FORECAST This Morning… Isolated showers across sections of northeastern parishes,mainly sunny elsewhere. This Afternoon… Widely scattered showers and thunderstorms across sections of central and western parishes. Tonight…Partly cloudy.
TODAY'S FORECAST FOR SELECTED TOWNS AND CITIES
Maximum temperature expected for Kingston today… 33 degrees Celsius.
Maximum temperature expected for Montego Bay today… 34 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 height… 0.5 metre.
INSHORE ON THE SOUTH COAST
Today: Wind... Southeasterly, 20 knots. Wave height… 2.0 metres.
Tonight: Wind… Northerly, 05 knots. Wave height… 0.5 metre.
OFFSHORE WINDS AND WEATHER
North coast and South coast… Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Wave heights… 2.0 metres.
MARINE WARNING MESSAGE
None at this time.
3-DAY FORECAST (starting tomorrow) Monday: Partly cloudy morning across eastern parishes. Scattered afternoon showers and isolated thunderstorms across central and western parishes. Tuesday: Partly cloudy morning across eastern parishes. Isolated afternoon showers and thunderstorms mainly across central and western parishes and hilly areas of eastern parishes. Wednesday: Partly cloudy morning across eastern parishes. Widely scattered afternoon showers and isolated thunderstorms mainly across most parishes.
Other Current Regional Weather Features
A Tropical Wave across the central Caribbean is associated with cloudy conditions