March 3, 2006 (6:00 a.m.)
SAN PEDRO WEATHER DISCUSSION by Winston Panton (with
excerpts from the Tropical Prediction Center)
Stable weather conditions now prevail over Belize and
the Northwest Caribbean.
Ambergris Caye, San Pedro and Caye Caulker will
experience for the next 24 hrs:
Mostly sunny skies today and clear tonight and
tomorrow morning. Temperature will reach high 80
degrees F after midday. Surface winds will blow 5 to
15 Kts from the East to Southeast. The sea state will
be light chop to choppy with 3 to 5 foot seas beyond
The outlook is for continuing clear skies through
San Pedro Lagoon 0800 hrs
Wind (direction & speed)
Southeast 4 Kts.
80 F /26 C
Western Caribbean & Yucatan:
SOME PRECIPITATION IS OCCURRING IN THE NORTHWESTERN
CORNER OF THE AREA...ALONG WITH THE MIDDLE TO UPPER
LEVEL LOW CENTER IN SOUTH CENTRAL GULF OF MEXICO.
MIDDLE TO UPPER LEVEL SOUTHWESTERLY WIND FLOW STARTS
OUT IN THE EASTERN PACIFIC OCEAN AND PASSES OVER
CENTRAL AMERICA INTO THE WESTERN CARIBBEAN SEA.
THIS SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW IS PART OF THE BROADER RIDGE
IN THE EASTERN CARIBBEAN SEA.