Belize Weather Forecast: November 6, 2020

General Situation:
Ambergris Caye: Conditions this morning by Elbert just before or after this post!
Belize NMS: Present Condition: Very cloudy this morning with rain and wind. In San Pedro, lots of rain overnight. Heavy rain, lightening, and strong winds at the moment. Moist and relatively unstable conditions prevail but improvements are on the way as eta moves out of the area.
Advisories: *A Small Craft Warning is in effect for coastal waters of the country. Operators of small crafts should seek safe harbor. A Flood Warning is in effect for the entire country, especially the Belize, Cayo, Stann Creek and Toledo Districts.*
24-hour forecast: Cloudy to overcast today with some periods of rain along with a few showers and thunderstorms, decreasing this afternoon and becoming generally isolated tonight.
Winds: N-NW, 10-20 kts , Gusty
Sea State: Rough
Waves: 6-8 ft
Sea Surface Temperature (°f): 84
Outlook: For Saturday and Saturday night is for generally fair weather with only isolated showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Sargassum Forecast from October 27, 2020 to November 04, 2020: There is the chance that a few Sargassum mats could impact local beaches in the coming days but impacts are expected to remain minimal to moderate. San Pedro has a medium probability and a moderate expected impact.
Tropical Weather Outlook: At 6:00am Tropical Depression Eta was located near latitude 17.5N, longitude 87.3W, or 65 miles east of Belize City and 410 miles WSW of Grand Cayman. This system will continue to produce rainy conditions with gusty winds at times conditions over Belize this morning and then rains will gradually subside this afternoon and tonight as Eta moves away from the country. Widespread flooding will continue over the country even after weather conditions improve. Click for more...

Marine Conditions:

The Caribbean Sea

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical Depression Eta, located over the Gulf of Honduras. Outside of Eta, moderate to fresh winds prevail across the central and eastern Caribbean.

Tropical Depression Eta near 17.3N 87.4W 1004 mb at 4 AM EST moving N at 7 kt. Maximum sustained winds 30 kt gusts 40 kt. Eta will strengthen to a tropical storm near 18.0N 86.6W this afternoon, move to 19.1N 84.5W Sat morning, 20.2N 82.2W Sat afternoon. Eta will shift north of the area Sun and Sun night, with conditions improving through early next week.

  High Low
Coastal 27° C
80° F
24° C
74° F
Inland 29° C
84° F
22° C
72° F
Hills 22° C
72° F
20° C
68° F
Low: 8:12 AM High: 2:41 PM
Low: 7:04 PM High: 1:14 AM (Sat)
Sunrise: 5:53 AM Moonset: 10:58 AM
Sunset: 5:18 PM Moonrise: 10:19 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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