Belize Weather Forecast: August 20, 2018


General Situation:
Ambergris Caye: Conditions this morning by Elbert just before or after this post!
Belize NMS: Relatively dry conditions prevail for most of the country.
Advisories: None.
24-hour forecast: Sunny with a few cloudy spells today and partly cloudy tonight. Showers or thunderstorms will be generally isolated.
Winds: East | 10-20 kts, Sea State: Choppy-Moderate
Sea Surface Temperature (°f): 84
General Outlook: Generally fair conditions will continue on most of Tuesday, and then a few showers and thunderstorms will develop mainly over southern and coastal areas late Tuesday evening and Tuesday night.
Daily Tropical Weather Outlook: Tropical cyclone formation is not expected in the North Atlantic, the Caribbean Sea, and the Gulf of Mexico, during the next 48 hours. Click for more...

Marine Conditions:

  Winds Seas Waves Details
Today E 10-20 kts Choppy-Moderate 3-5 ft GENERALLY ISOLATED SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS.
Tonight E 10-20 kts Choppy-Moderate 3-5 ft GENERALLY ISOLATED SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS.
Tomorrow E-NE 10-20 kts Choppy-Moderate 3-5 ft A FEW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS, LATE IN THE EVENING.
Outlook E-NE 10-20 kts Choppy-Moderate 3-5 ft A FEW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS; ESPECIALLY SOUTH.

The Caribbean Sea

Two tropical waves are over the Caribbean Sea and Central America. Scattered moderate convection is noted over E Cuba, Panama, and Costa Rica. Similar convection is S of Puerto Rico from 15N-17N between 65W-68W. Otherwise, surface ridging extending from the Atlantic to the northern half of the basin support fresh to strong winds in the south-central Caribbean.

Expect showers and convection to persist over the SW Caribbean for the next several days. Also expect strong to near gale force nocturnal easterly trades expected along the northwest coast of Colombia and across the Gulf of Venezuela through the middle of the week.


  High Low
Coastal 31° C
88° F
28° C
82° F
Inland 34° C
93° F
24° C
75° F
Hills 28° C
82° F
21° C
70° F
TIDES:
Low: 12:32 PM High: 7:51 PM
Low: 11:50 PM High: 5:53 AM (Tue)
Sunrise: 5:36 AM Moonrise: 2:06 PM
Sunset: 6:15 PM Moonset: 1:34 AM (Tue)




Four Day Weather Outlook:


For more information, check the Daily Tropical Weather Outlook.
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Climate Prediction Centerís Central America Hazards Outlook

Current Conditions and weather history for Ambergris Caye / San Pedro

Current Caye Caulker Weather Information

Belize National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO)