Synopsis: A very active tropical wave will result in unsettled weather for the area mainly today. By tonight, the atmosphere will gradually begin to settle. Additionally, a plume of Saharan dust trailing the wave will reduce the air quality and visibility mainly from tonight.
Weather today: Mostly cloudy with periodic showers and a high chance of thunderstorms.
Weather tonight: Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent or a moderate chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Winds: South-southeast today and southeast tonight with speeds ranging from 19 to 32 km/h or 12 to 20 mph.
Seas: 0.9 to 1.8 meters or 3 to 6 feet.
For more weather information, you can visit the Department of Disaster Management WeatherStem Station on the link provided. http://bvi.weatherstem.com/tortola
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