Belize Weather Forecast: August 1, 2020

General Situation:
Ambergris Caye: Conditions this morning by Elbert just before or after this post!
Belize NMS: Present Condition: Some cloudy this morning inland south, clear in the north. Generally fair weather prevails.
Advisories: *Residents, especially those inland, are advised to stay hydrated and to avoid direct sunlight as much as possible. *
24-hour forecast: Sunny with cloudy spells today and cloudy at times tonight. Showers or thunderstorms will be isolated.
Winds: N-NE, 5-15 kts
Sea State: Choppy
Waves: 3-5 ft.
Sea Surface Temperature (°f): 87
Outlook: A few showers and and isolated thunderstorms will affect the north and inland areas on Sunday, decreasing Sunday night.
Sargassum Forecast from July 28, 2020 to August 04, 2020: Several Sargassum mats were observed, especially over central and northern coastal areas, during the past few days. Therefore, there is a high chance of sargassum mats affecting local beaches in the coming days. San Pedro has a high probability and a major expected impact.
Tropical Weather Outlook: At 6:00am the center of Hurricane Isaias was located near 24.3N, 77.5W, or about 20 miles EAST of Andros Island, Bahamas. Tropical Depression #10 was centered near 17.8N, 21.6W or about 200mls NE of the Cabo Verde Islands. Click for more...

Marine Conditions:

The Caribbean Sea

A surface trough extends from well to the SW of Isaias from western Jamaica to 14N81W. Isolated clusters of moderate convection are to the northwest of the trough from near western Jamaica to eastern Cuba. Widely scattered moderate convection is also across the northern Gulf of Honduras northward to the Yucatan Channel along 21N.

Moderate to fresh E to SE tradewinds prevail across the Caribbean Basin east of the surface trough, and area producing peak seas of 7-8 ft north of the A-B-C islands and the Gulf of Venezuela. The fresh tradewind flow from the Gulf of Venezuela to Hispaniola this morning will diminish late this afternoon. A tropical wave will bring increasing winds and seas to the waters N of 15N and E of 60W late tonight through Sun night.

  High Low
Coastal 31° C
88° F
26° C
78° F
Inland 36° C
96° F
22° C
72° F
Hills 27° C
80° F
19° C
66° F
High: 7:52 AM Low: 3:22 PM
High: 9:35 PM Low: 2:14 AM (Sun)
Sunrise: 5:32 AM Moonrise: 5:07 PM
Sunset: 6:25 PM Moonset: 4:28 AM (Sun)

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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