Belize Weather Forecast: January 16, 2019


General Situation:
Ambergris Caye: Conditions this morning by Elbert just before or after this post!
Belize NMS: A moist northeasterly airflow will continue to dominate our weather.
Advisories: None.
24-hour forecast: Continuing mostly cloudy skies along with some showers and periods of rain mainly over central and southern belize this morning, and then mainly over the south this afternoon and tonight.
Winds: North-Northeast | 10-20 kts, Sea State: Moderate
Sea Surface Temperature (°f): 81
General Outlook: For Thursday and Thursday night is for mainly fair weather with only isolated showers developing, except for over the extreme south during the night where a few showers or periods of rain may occur.
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-NE 10-20 kts Moderate 4-6 ft SOME SHOWERS AND PERIODS OF RAIN MAINLY OVER THE SOUTH.
Tonight N-NE 10-20 kts Moderate 4-6 ft A FEW SHOWERS OR PERIODS OF RAIN OVER THE SOUTH.
Tomorrow N-NE 10-20 kts Moderate 4-6 ft ISOLATED SHOWERS.
Outlook NE 10-20 kts Choppy-Moderate 3-5 ft THURSDAY NIGHT:- A FEW SHOWERS OR PERIODS OF RAIN OVER THE EXTREME SOUTH.

The Caribbean Sea

An upper level ridge builds across the western Caribbean while zonal flow prevails across cetral-eastern Caribbean. The pressure gradient remains relax with moderate easterly trades in place across much of the Caribbean Sea. Scattered showers are possible over the northwest Caribbean along the coast of the Yucatan Peninsula and adjacent waters mainly south of 20N and west of 86W. Overcast low clouds with isolated embedded showers are over the Yucatan Peninsula, Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua. Subsidence is keeping fair weather across the entire central and eastern Caribbean Sea.

Fresh to strong trade winds will continue in the south-central Caribbean through Sat night. Highest winds will reach near-gale force along the coast of Colombia each night through Sat night. Moderate to locally fresh trade winds will prevail elsewhere. A strong cold front will cross the NW Caribbean Sun through Mon. The front will reach the Yucatan Channel Sun morning, then extend from western Cuba to the Gulf of Honduras Sun night. Fresh to strong northerly winds are expected behind the front.


  High Low
Coastal 27° C
80° F
22° C
72° F
Inland 26° C
78° F
20° C
68° F
Hills 21° C
70° F
16° C
60° F
TIDES:
High: 6:08 AM Low: 11:24 AM
High: 5:38 PM Low: 1:13 AM (Thu)
Sunrise: 6:26 AM Moonrise: 12:48 PM
Sunset: 5:38 PM Moonset: 2:41 AM (Thu)




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

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Belize National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO)