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TROPICAL WAVE TO CAUSE INSTABILITY IN THE VI

TROPICAL WAVE TO CAUSE INSTABILITY IN THE VI

June 19, 2017283Views

 Synopsis: A tropical wave will cause some instability across the area. Possible rainfall total for the forecast period is 1 to 10 mm (.04 to 0.40 in). The winds will be strong at times resulting in hazardous seas.

Weather today: Mostly cloudy with a 60 percent or a high chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

Weather tonight: Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent or a moderate chance of showers.

Winds: Easterly at 20 to 35 km/h or 11 to 19 knots with strong gusts at times.

Seas: Moderate to locally rough with heights of 1.5 to 2.1 metres or 5 to 7 feet, occasionally reaching 2.7 metres or 9 feet. A small craft advisory is in effect for rough seas, mainly for the Atlantic coastal water.

Atmospheric Pressure: Near normal.

Sunset today:  6:57 pm.

Sunrise tomorrow:  5:43 am.

Disclaimer: The Department of Disaster Management (DDM) is not an official Meteorological Office. The Information disseminated by the Department is gathered from a number of professional sources used or contracted by the DDM to provide such information. This information is to be used as a guide by anyone who has interest in local weather conditions. By no means can the DDM or the BVI Government be held accountable by anyone who uses this information appropriately for legal evidence or in justification of any decision which may result in the loss of finances, property or life.