May 24, 2006 (6:00 a.m.)
SAN PEDRO WEATHER DISCUSSION by Winston Panton (with
excerpts from the Tropical Prediction Center)
Unstable conditions are producing cloudy to overcast
skies and scattered showers over Belize, particularly
in the Gulf of Honduras and over the Western
Caribbean. Unstable conditions are also similarly
affecting Central America and Western Cuba.
Ambergris Caye, San Pedro and Caye Caulker will
experience for the next 24 hrs:
Cloudy to overcast skies today and tonight. Showers
will develop during late afternoon and early morning.
The highest temperature will be near 84 degrees F
Today’s winds will be Easterly at 8 to 18Kts.
The sea state will be choppy. Seas will be 4 to 6
feet beyond the reef.
The outlook is for cloudy and showery weather through
San Pedro Lagoon 0630 hrs
Wind (direction & speed)
SCATTERED MODERATE TO ISOLATED STRONG CONVECTION IS
OVER THE GULF OF HONDURAS FROM 16N-18N BETWEEN
87W-89W...ALONG THE COAST OF NICARAGUA FROM 11N-13N
BETWEEN 82W-84W...AND ALONG THE COAST OF N COLOMBIA
FROM 8N-10N BETWEEN 76W-79W.
SW FLOW WITH CONSIDERABLE MOISTURE IS OVER CENTRAL
AMERICA AND THE W CARIBBEAN SEA W OF 82W.
EXPECT...CUBA...THE W CARIBBEAN AND CENTRAL AMERICA TO
HAVE CONVECTION AND SCATTERED SHOWERS FOR THE NEXT 24
Central & Eastern Caribbean:
MODERATE TRADEWINDS ARE PRODUCING MOSTLY FAIR WEATHER
OVER THE REMAINDER OF THE CARIBBEAN SEA.
IN THE UPPER LEVELS... AN ANTICYCLONIC CIRCULATION IS
CENTERED OVER THE LEEWARD ISLANDS NEAR 17N64W.
ANTICYCLONIC FLOW AND STRONG SUBSIDENCE COVERS THE
CARIBBEAN SEA N OF 12N AND E OF 82W.