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SEAS CONTINUE TO BE HAZARDOUS ACROSS THE BVI…WARNINGS REMAIN IN EFFECT

SEAS CONTINUE TO BE HAZARDOUS ACROSS THE BVI…WARNINGS REMAIN IN EFFECT

December 7, 20171723Views

7th December 2017 – Synopsis: A dominant high-pressure system will generate a moderate to fresh wind flow, which will transport pockets of low level moisture across the islands enhancing the chances of showers. Meanwhile, sea conditions continue to be hazardous.

Weather today: Occasionally cloudy with moderate or 40 percent chance of showers.

Weather tonight: Partly cloudy with a low or 30 percent chance of showers.

Winds: East-northeast at 19 to 30 km/h or 10 to 16 knots.

Seas: Moderate to rough with heights of 1.8 to 2.4 m or 6 to 8 feet. A warning remains in effect for small craft operators and sea bathers, mainly on the Northern and the Eastern sides of the islands.

Sunset today:  5:42 pm.

Sunrise tomorrow:  6:38 am.

The Department of Disaster Management will continue to monitor the weather conditions and provide updates when necessary.

Please continue to monitor local media stations, DDM’s website at   bviddm.com) and Facebook at BVIDDM for regular 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.