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Moisture left behind from the passage of hurricane Irene will linger over the British Virgin Islands

Moisture left behind from the passage of hurricane Irene will linger over the British Virgin Islands

August 22, 2011609Views

Synopsis: Moisture left behind from the passage of hurricane
Irene will linger over the British Virgin Islands tonight. A dryer atmosphere
will emerge later tomorrow.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy with occasional showers. There is a
chance of isolated thunderstorms.

Tomorrow: Mostly cloudy during the morning with scattered
showers. Partly cloudy with Isolated showers during the afternoon.

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM TUESDAY.

Winds: southeast 10 – 16 kts with a few gusts in showers.

Seas: Rough waves/swells 1.8 -2.5m or 6- 8 ft. A small craft
advisory remains in effect and sea bathers should exercise caution.

Barometric Pressure: well Below normal

Sunrise tomorrow:  6:02 am.

Sunset tomorrow:  6:41 pm.

The Department of Disaster Management (DDM) will continue to monitor the
weather conditions and provide updates accordingly. Persons can visit the DDM’s
website at www.bviddm.com and subscribe to their notification link to receive
further updates.

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.