Belize Weather Forecast: July 7, 2020

General Situation:
Ambergris Caye: Conditions this morning by Elbert just before or after this post!
Belize NMS: Present Condition: Mostly cloudy this morning in the south, clear in the north. Mainly fair conditions will prevail over the area.
Advisories: None.
24-hour forecast: Mostly sunny today with isolated showers and partly cloudy tonight with isolated showers or isolated thunderstorms over the extreme south.
Winds: E, 10-20 kts,
Sea State: Choppy-Moderate
Waves: 3-6 ft.
Sea Surface Temperature (°f): 85
Sargassum Forecast: Some sargassum mats will continue to affect beaches mainly over central and northern areas with moderate to major impacts in the coming days. San Pedro has a high probability with a major expected impact.
Outlook: For Wednesday and Wednesday night is for similar weather conditions to prevail.
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:

The Caribbean Sea

There is a tropical wave moving across the central Caribbean. A middle to upper level trough extends from the southern Bahamas to Panama, while a large mid- upper level anticyclone is noted E of this trough across the majority of the basin. Latest scatterometer data depicts moderate to fresh across the central and eastern Caribbean, except fresh to strong near the N coast of Colombia and in the Gulf of Venezuela. Gentle to moderate trades prevail over the western Caribbean, except locally fresh to strong near the Gulf of Honduras.

A weak ridge along 29N across the W Atlc will persist through tonight before reorganizing and strengthening across the region late Wed through Sat. Fresh to strong tradewinds will persist in the south-central Caribbean, increasing to near gale force Thu and Fri nights. Expect increasing winds, seas and active weather over the Tropical N Atlantic waters today associated with a tropical wave along 58W, spreading across the E Caribbean through Wed. Squalls and thunderstorms are expected across the NE Caribbean later today and tonight as thunderstorms activity moves into the Saharan air. Strong winds will pulse at night in the Gulf of Honduras Fri night through the weekend.

  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
High: 11:02 AM Low: 6:29 PM
High: 12:32 AM (Wed) Low: 5:40 AM (Wed)
Sunrise: 5:24 AM Moonset: 7:36 AM
Sunset: 6:31 PM Moonrise: 8:53 PM

Four Day Weather Outlook:

For more information, check the Daily Tropical Weather Outlook.

Climate Prediction Centerís Central America Hazards Outlook

Belize National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO)

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