PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN
DATE ISSUED: Tuesday, October 11, 2016 @ 06:00 LST (10:00 UTC)
VALID UNTIL: Wednesday morning (06:00 LST) October 12, 2016
Today through Wednesday morning: Partly cloudy skies, becoming cloudy at times with isolated showers and a chance of thunder.
Forecast High: 31°C / 88°F Forecast Low: 27°C / 81°F
Sunset Today: 5:53 P.M. Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:05 A.M.
Today through Wednesday morning: South southeast to southeast with a light to moderate breeze of 04 to 14 mph.
A relatively warm and moist south easterly wind flow will continue to support instability across the region. As a result, some showers and possible thunder could be expected during this forecast period.
Seas will remain slight to moderate for the next few days.
STATE OF THE SEA: Slight to moderate WAVES/SWELLS: 4 to 6 feet
At 5:00 am today, the center of Tropical Storm Nicole was located about 626 miles north-northwest of St. Maarten. Nicole is moving toward north northwest at 05 mph with maximum sustained winds near 60 mph.
The Meteorological Department of St. Maarten will continue to monitor this system.
OUTLOOK through Thursday morning: Partly cloudy to cloudy with isolated showers.
The next weather forecast will be issued today at 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC).