January 9, 20191720Views

9th January 2019 – The Antigua and Barbuda Meteorological Services has indicated a fairly weak pressure gradient will maintain a gentle windflow across the region. Some shallow moisture lingering in the atmosphere will also maintain a moderate chance of some light showers.

Weather Today: Partly cloudy to cloudy with a 50 percent or moderate chance of showers.

Weather Tonight: Partly cloudy with a 40 percent or moderate chance of some light showers.

Winds: Easterly today at 11 to 22 km/h or 6 to 12 knots then shifting to the East-southeast tonight at 6 to 15 km/h or 3 to 8 knots..

Seas: 1.2 to 1.5 metres or 4 to 5 feet. Breaking swells will produce surfs that could become hazardous for beachgoers; therefore, a High Surf Advisory is in effect.

Sunset today:  5:59 pm.

Sunrise tomorrow:  6:48 am.

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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.