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WEATHER FORECAST FOR THE VI

WEATHER FORECAST FOR THE VI

August 2, 20171175Views

Synopsis: Moisture and instability associated with a tropical wave will increase the chance of showers over the BVI later this afternoon

Today: Partly cloudy this morning with occasional cloudy spells and scattered showers and a chance of brief thunderstorms this afternoon

Tonight: Partly cloudy to cloudy with scattered evening showers

Winds: East to east- northeasterly at an average between 12-15knots or 22-28km/h increasing to an average between 15-18 knots or 28-33km/h over coastal waters and elevated terrain with higher gust in showers.

Seas: Rough: Heights between 2.1-2.8m or 7-8ft;Warnings are now in effect for small craft operators and sea bathers against hazardous seas.

Atmospheric Pressure: Near normal

Sunset today:  6:52 pm.

Sunrise tomorrow:  5:57 am.

 

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