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UNSTABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS AFFECTING THE VI

UNSTABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS AFFECTING THE VI

September 17, 2011547Views

Synopsis: The presence of an upper level low pressure system
will maintain an unstable atmosphere across the area over the next 24-36 hours.

Wx: Mostly cloudy skies tonight and tomorrow with scattered
showers and a few isolated thunderstorms. Some showers could be locally heavy
at times.

Winds: ESE at 8-16kts, with higher gusts in showers..

Seas: Slight to moderate, swells 1.2m or 4ft..

Barometric Pressure: Near normal.

Sunrise tomorrow:  6:06 am.

Sunset tomorrow:  6:19 pm.

Residents and Visitors should monitor the weather conditions in the event
rainfall amounts increase creating the likely hood for a Flash Flood Watch or
Warning being issued at short notice. No such Watch or Warning has been issued
at this time.

The Department of Disaster
Management will continue to monitor the weather conditions and provide updates
accordingly. Please visit the DDM’s website at www.bviddm.com
and subscribe to the 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.