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TROPICAL WAVE AFFECTING THE BVI

TROPICAL WAVE AFFECTING THE BVI

October 10, 20161642Views

Synopsis: Notwithstanding the presence of a tropical wave and warm, moist air flowing into the area from the south, a ridge of high pressure will generally inhibit shower activity. Possible rainfall total over the next 24 hours is 1 to 10 mm (0.04 to 0.40 in), with the potential for locally higher amounts.

Weather today: Mostly cloudy with a 60 percent (or high) chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly across northern coastal areas.

Weather tonight: Partly cloudy with a 20 percent (or slight) chance of showers.

Winds: South-southwest at 9 to 22 km/h or 5 to 12 knots.

Seas: Moderate with heights near 1.5 metres or 5 feet.

Atmospheric Pressure: Near normal

Sunset today:  5:59 pm.

Sunrise tomorrow:  6:11 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.