PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN
DATE ISSUED: Monday, October 10, 2016 @ 06:00 LST (10:00 UTC)
VALID UNTIL: Tuesday morning (06:00 LST) October 11, 2016
Today through Tuesday morning: Partly cloudy to cloudy with isolated showers, and a chance of isolated thunderstorms.
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 Tuesday morning: Southerly with a light to moderate breeze of 04 to 13 miles per hour.
Moisture associated with outer bands of Tropical Storm Nicole, along with an unstable atmosphere will produce isolated showers and possible thunderstorms over the local region. The chance for showers and thunderstorms will decrease during the latter part of the forecast period, as TS Nicole moves away.
Seas will remain slight to moderate for the next few days.
STATE OF THE SEA: Slight to Moderate
WAVES/SWELLS: up to 5 feet
At 5:00 am, the center of Tropical Storm Nicole was located about 500 miles north-northwest of St. Maarten. Nicole is moving slowly northward with maximum sustained winds near 65 mph.
The Meteorological Department of St. Maarten will continue to monitor this system.
OUTLOOK through Wednesday morning: Partly cloudy to cloudy with isolated showers.
The next weather forecast will be issued today at 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC).