Belize Weather Forecast: December 10, 2018


General Situation:
Ambergris Caye: Conditions this morning by Elbert just before or after this post!
Belize NMS: A cold front is affecting the country and supports relatively moist, windy and cool conditions.
Advisories: *Operators of small crafts should exercise caution and the caution will be upgraded to a warning later this evening and tonight.*
24-hour forecast: Cloudy, windy and cool conditions with a few showers, periods of rain and isolated thunderstorms mostly over the sea and along some coastal areas.
Winds: North | 10-20 kts | Gusty, Sea State: Choppy
Sea Surface Temperature (°f): 83
General Outlook: For Tuesday and Tuesday night is for variably cloudy, windy and cool conditions with little or no rainfall expected.
Daily Tropical Weather Outlook: Tropical cyclone formation is not expected over the North Atlantic, the Caribbean Sea, or the Gulf of Mexico during the next 48 hours. Click for more...

Marine Conditions:

  Winds Seas Waves Details
Today N 10-20 kts Choppy 3-5 ft A FEW SHOWERS, PERIODS OF RAIN AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
Tonight N 15-25 kts Rough 4-7 ft A FEW SHOWERS, PERIODS OF LIGHT RAIN AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS MOSTLY SOUTH.
Tomorrow N 15-25 kts Rough 5-8 ft LITTLE OR NO RAINFALL IS EXPECTED
Outlook N-NE 12-25 kts Rough 6-8 ft LITTLE OR NO RAINFALL EXPECTED.

The Caribbean Sea

Tradewinds of 15-25 kt are over the eastern and central Caribbean with strongest winds near the coast of N Colombia. In the NW Caribbean, a surface trough is located about 60 nm ahead of the cold front mentioned above in the Gulf of Mexico section, from the W tip of Cuba to Cozumel Mexico as of 0300 UTC. Scattered showers are over the NW Caribbean from 18N-22N between 77W-84W. Subsidence and relatively dry air cover the eastern and central Caribbean.

Fresh to strong trade winds will prevail in the S central Caribbean through Fri night, pulsing to near gale off the coast of Colombia at night. A cold front that is currently moving into the Yucatan Channel, will reach from near the Windward Passage to near the Honduras/Nicaragua border by Tue night where it will stall and dissipate through Wed. Fresh to strong winds will prevail behind the front Mon afternoon through early Wed. Another cold front may enter the NW Caribbean by Fri night.


  High Low
Coastal 26° C
78° F
21° C
70° F
Inland 26° C
78° F
18° C
64° F
Hills 22° C
72° F
16° C
60° F
TIDES:
Low: 6:19 AM High: 12:16 PM
Low: 5:30 PM High: 11:37 PM
Sunrise: 6:12 AM Moonrise: 8:54 AM
Sunset: 5:18 PM Moonset: 8:21 PM




Four Day 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)