Belize Weather Forecast: September 4, 2020
Ambergris Caye: Conditions this morning by Elbert just before or after this post!
Present Condition: Mostly cloudy. Moist and unstable conditions will persist ahead of an approaching tropical wave.
Advisories: *A flood warning remains in effect for communities near rivers and streams in the south.*
Cloudy with sunny breaks today and mostly cloudy tonight. A few showers and thunderstorms will occur over most areas today, increasing over coastal and offshore areas tonight before spreading inland.
Winds: E-NE, 10-20 kts
Sea State: Choppy
Waves: 3-5 ft.
Sea Surface Temperature (°f): 86
For Saturday and Saturday night is for some showers and a few thunderstorms over most areas of the country.
Sargassum Forecast from August 26, 2020 to September 02, 2020:
Latest observations show a few Sargassum mats offshore and along coastal areas of the country. There is a high chance of these mats landing on local beaches in the coming days producing moderate impacts. San Pedro has a high probability and a moderate expected impact.
Tropical Weather Outlook:
At 3:00 am the center of Tropical Depression Omar was located near latitude 35.3N, longitude 58.5W, or about 415 miles ENE of Bermuda.
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The Caribbean Sea
An upper level cyclonic circulation center is centered over
Hispaniola, with a mid-level trough evident along 72W/73W.
Scattered moderate and isolated strong convection is noted from
12N-16N between 69W-78W. Additional scattered moderate and
isolated strong convection is noted over western Venezuela and
Lake Maracaibo as well as portions of northern Colombia. Very
heavy rainfall yesterday and overnight may support localized
flash flooding as long as the convection persists. Refer to
products issued by your local weather service office.
Earlier scatterometer data indicated moderate to fresh trades
across much of the basin, except light and variable winds in the
SW Caribbean Sea in the vicinity of the monsoon trough.
Fresh to strong trades will pulse in the central Caribbean later
this morning through Sat, with moderate to fresh trades continuing
elsewhere. Trades will diminish basin-wide by the end of the
weekend into early next week as high pres N-NE of the area
|High: 11:09 AM
||Low: 5:46 PM|
|High: 11:29 PM
||Low: 5:53 AM (Sat)|
| Sunrise: 5:39 AM
|| Moonset: 7:33 AM|
|Sunset: 6:03 PM
||Moonrise: 7:54 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)
Philip S W Goldson International Airport: