February 17, 20163473Views

Forecast valid up to 8 am tomorrow Thursday 18th February 2016

Synopsis: The presence of a relatively strong high pressure ridge will generate a moderate to fresh trade wind flow as well as transport some shallow low level clouds across the islands today and tonight.

Wx: Partly sunny skies in general today and fair to partly cloudy skies tonight with periods of brief passing showers possible.

Winds: SE at 14-20kts..

Seas: Rough, swells 1.8-2.4m or 6-8ft. Warnings remain in place for small craft operators and sea bathers against hazardous sea conditions..

Atmospheric Pressure: Near normal.

Sunset today:  6:20 pm.

Sunrise tomorrow:  6:44 am.

Four day Synopsis Forecast

Synopsis: Fair to Partly Cloudy skies will continue over the northeastern Caribbean. However, by late Thursday into Friday an advancing Cold front moving in from the west will cause an increase in cloudiness and showers to the BVI.

The DDM will continue to monitor the system and provide updates when necessary. Visit the DDM website at and subscribe for updates, visit our Facebook page at

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