Synopsis: The presence of the favorable side of an upper level trough across the area, along with available moisture and instability in the lower levels of the atmosphere will maintain a heightened chance for shower activity over and around the islands during the next 24 hours.
Weather today: Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with a 70 percent or high chance of morning showers, and a moderate chance of brief passing showers during the afternoon.
Weather tonight: Partly cloudy skies in general with a 60 percent or moderate chance of brief passing overnight showers.
Winds: East-northeast at 13 to 26 km/h or 8 to 16 mph becoming lighter and variable overnight..
Seas: 1.8 to 2.4 meters or 6 to 8 feet. Small craft operators should continue to exercise caution..
Sunset today: 6:10 pm.
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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