Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
#432241 - 03/06/12 07:31 AM Today's Belize Weather: March 6, 2012  
Joined: Oct 1999
Posts: 52,648
Marty Offline
Marty  Offline

Belize Weather Forecast: March 6, 2012

General Situation:
Ambergris Caye: Conditions this morning by Elbert just before or after this post!
Belize NMS: A cool and relatively moist north to northeasterly airflow prevails.
24-hour forecast: Cloudy and cool with a few showers and periods of rain mainly along the coast.
Winds: North - northeast at 10-20 knots with occasional higher gusts.
Marine Forecast: **A small craft caution remains in effect**. Winds: N-NE 10-20 kts with higher gusts; Seas: Moderate-rough; Waves: 5-7 ft; a few showers and periods of rain.
Sea Surface Temp (ºF): 79
Outlook: Wed & Wed night: Cloudy at times with a few showers mainly along the coast on Wednesday becoming partly cloudy with isolated showers on Wednesday night.

WEEKLY WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR BELIZE
Valid: Monday, March 5-12, 2012

The feature of interest this week will be a quasi-stationary frontal boundary over the NW Caribbean coupled with a moist, NE’ly airflow through Wednesday. Thereafter, the airflow will swing to the East and East Southeast favouring drier weather.

A cold front will move SE across the Gulf of Mexico as we move into the up- coming weekend, but the southern portion will weaken before it moves into the NW Caribbean.

The weather will be cloudy at first with showers and periods of rain, some heavy at times, especially over the hilly terrain and along the coast today, Tuesday and early Wednesday. Later on Tuesday and most of Wednesday the rains will be concentrated mostly along coastal areas and in the South. The rain will decrease later on Wednesday through Thursday. It will become generally fair on Friday through Monday, although a backing in the wind-flow on Sunday could lead to some showers developing mostly along the coast.

Daily rainfall accumulations over most districts on Monday through Wednesday of this week will range from 0.50-0.75 of-an-inch, with higher rates of 1.75-2.00 inches in the hills and southern districts. Daily rainfall totals will be decreasing after Wednesday, ranging from 0.10-0.25 of-an-inch on Thursday though Monday, particularly along coastal areas.

CLICK HERE for the full Belize Weekly Weather Report


Tropical Weather Outlook: The 2011 hurricane season ended on Nov. 30th; unless any tropical cyclone forms, there will be no further reports until June 2012.

Click for detailed Tropical Weather Information

Current Caye Caulker Weather Information
Belize Hydrological & Flooding Information
Belize National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO)

  High Low
Coastal 26° C
78° F
21° C
70° F
Inland 27° C
80° F
19° C
66° F
Hills 22° C
72° F
15° C
59° F
TIDES:
High - 8:53 AM Low - 2:38 PM
High - 8:50 PM Low - 3:28 AM (WED.)
Sunrise - 6:07 AM Moonrise - 4:34 PM
Sunset - 6:01 PM Moonset - 5:15 AM (WED.)

CLICK here and here for detailed weather data


Last edited by Marty; 03/07/12 06:48 AM.
#432244 - 03/06/12 08:27 AM Re: Today's Belize Weather: March 6, 2012 [Re: Marty]  
Joined: Oct 2001
Posts: 5,588
Diane Campbell Offline
.
Diane Campbell  Offline
GEEZ ...... "a few periods of rain"???
How about MAJOR DELUGE.
Usually by now we are well into the "never-rains-ever-at-all" season.

#432250 - 03/06/12 09:06 AM Re: Today's Belize Weather: March 6, 2012 [Re: Marty]  
Joined: Dec 2006
Posts: 11,729
elbert Offline
elbert  Offline
[Linked Image]
Cisterns are full on Ambergris Caye making us well prepared for the Dry Season.
We have gray skys, rain calm seas and an expected high of 82f. its currently 71f.


The Dive Shops Daily Blog
http://scubalessonsbelize.blogspot.com/
#432257 - 03/06/12 09:19 AM Re: Today's Belize Weather: March 6, 2012 [Re: elbert]  
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 1,517
Bear Offline
.
Bear  Offline
Indeed, 1.2" at SP Weather Stn. I imagine more to the north?...a line from Huston's Treasue of the Sierra Madre comes to mind with appropriate substitution as one sees fit

#432268 - 03/06/12 09:43 AM Re: Today's Belize Weather: March 6, 2012 [Re: Marty]  
Joined: Nov 2004
Posts: 1,748
shuffles Offline
.
shuffles  Offline
@ Diane.... no kidding!!! Nice cool weather for us, cisterns full.. but tourists are certainly not expecting this. Good days for a massage, a golf cart trip, or reading in a covered hammock!


Change your Latitude
#432295 - 03/06/12 12:54 PM Re: Today's Belize Weather: March 6, 2012 [Re: Marty]  
Joined: Oct 1999
Posts: 52,648
Marty Offline
Marty  Offline
Here is an update for conditions for Election Day tomorrow

The rains will continue on Tuesday night and Wednesday morning, concentrated especially over coastal areas of central and northern Belize. The rains will gradually die away on Thursday and Friday.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE


Links
Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!

Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!


Things to do

News
Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
BelizeNews.com
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Amandala
Love FM
The Reporter
Caye Caulker
Chronicles

PLUS TV
TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
SanPedroScoop
iTravel Belize
Paradise Theater

Blogs
San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
Tacogirl
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Bound for Belize
Conch Creative
As The Coconuts Drop
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
Chaa Creek is an award-winning luxury Belize Resort, rated as one of the worlds best Eco Lodges. We are a pioneer in adventure travel to Belize since 1981!
White Sands Dive Shop - 5 Star PADI Dive Facility - Daily diving, SCUBA instruction and Snorkeling
Caribbean Inspired All Natural Condiments & Spice Blends, Over 100 are Gluten Free!
We manage a variety of homes, apartments, condos and commercial properties here on Ambergris Caye. Our minimum lease on ALL properties is six months.
Conch Shell Inn: All rooms are right on the beach in the heart of San Pedro, so within walking distance to anything and everything!!
Lil� Alphonse has snorkel equipment to fit anyone as well as Marine Park Tickets and flotation devices to assist those not as experienced.
Coastal Xpress offers a daily scheduled ferry run to most resorts, restaurants and private piers on the island of Anbergris Caye. We also offer  private and charter water taxi service.
February
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28
Cayo Espanto
Click for Cayo Espanto, and have your own private island
More Links
Click for exciting and adventurous tours of Belize with Katie Valk!
Mini Chat
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 49 guests, and 5 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Forums44
Topics64,648
Posts464,039
Members18,750
Most Online1,262
Jun 10th, 2007



AmbergrisCaye.com CayeCaulker.org HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town
BelizeSearch.com Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History
BelizeNews.com Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory
BelizeCards.com Picture of the Day

The opinions and views expressed on this board are the subjective opinions of Ambergris Caye Message Board members
and not of the Ambergris Caye Message Board its affiliates, or its employees.

Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.0