PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN
DATE ISSUED: Saturday, December 31, 2016 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)
VALID UNTIL: Sunday midday (12:00 LST) January 01, 2017
This afternoon through tonight: Cloudy with isolated showers.
Sunday: Partly cloudy and breezy, becoming cloudy at times with passing showers possible.
Forecast High: 29°C / 84°F Forecast Low: 24°C / 75°F
Sunset Today: 5:48 P.M. Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:44 A.M.
This afternoon through tonight: Easterly with a gentle to moderate breeze of 08 to 17 mph.
Sunday: Northeast to east with a gentle to fresh breeze of 09 to 20 mph, with occasional gusts.
A surge of moisture moving across the region will account for cloudiness and shower activity over the local area through tonight. Thereafter, an improvement in conditions can be expected as drier air spreads across the region.
Moderate sea conditions will prevail throughout the day. However, rough seas will return again on Sunday as high winds will resume. Small craft operators and sea bathers should continue to exercise caution.
STATE OF THE SEA: Moderate WAVES/SWELLS: 5 to 7 feet
SPECIAL FEATURE: None.
OUTLOOK through Monday midday: Partly cloudy to cloudy with isolated showers.
The next weather forecast will be issued today at 18:00 LST (22:00 UTC).
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Source: The Daily Herald https://www.thedailyherald.sx/islands/62638-last-st-maarten-midday-weather-forecast-for-2016