Synopsis: A weak high pressure system is becoming the dominant feature
Forecast for Today and Tonight:
Fair to occasionally cloudy and slightly hazy with brief showers mainly during the morning
Wind: Easterly to South easterly @ 10 to 30 km/h
Sea Conditions: Slight to moderate in open water
Waves: 1.0 to 1.5 meters or 3.0 to 5.0 feet.
Sunrise: 6:35 AM
Sunset: 5:58 PM
Low Tide: 4:04 AM and 6:02 PM
High Tide: 10:12 AM
Weather Outlook for Dominica and the Lesser Antilles
Valid from: 6:00 AM on Friday, January 22, 2021
A low-level trough is expected to affect the island during the morning period resulting in cloudy spells with occasional scattered showers. However, by afternoon, a relatively dry atmosphere can be expected as a high pressure system will begin to establish itself across the area.
Slight to moderate seas are expected during the next 24 hours with waves peaking to 5.0ft. Meanwhile, northerly swells can be expected to affect the island during the weekend. Small craft operators and sea-bathers are advised to be vigilant.
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Please note that a greater degree of cloudiness, more frequent rainfall and higher rainfall amounts are normally experienced across the east coast and interior of Dominica.
Prepared by: Marshall Alexander (Forecaster)