Belize Weather Forecast: November 14, 2020

General Situation:
Ambergris Caye: Conditions this morning by Elbert just before or after this post!
Belize NMS: Present Condition: Clear in the east, cloudy in the west and south. Relatively moist and unstable condition prevails over the area.
Advisories: *A Flood Warning remains in effect for some communities, especially those in the Belize district due to downstream river levels rising.*
24-hour forecast: Some cloudy spells with a few showers, periods of rain and isolated thunderstorms mostly inland this afternoon becoming isolated by tonight.
Winds: N-NE, 0-10 kts
Sea State: Slight
Waves: 1-3 ft
Sea Surface Temperature (°f): 84
Outlook: Showers, periods of rain or thunderstorms will be isolated Sunday morning, increasing to a few Sunday afternoon and night.
Sargassum Forecast from November 10, 2020 to November 18, 2020: No significant impact from sargassum is expected during the next few days. San Pedro has a low probability and a minimal expected impact.
Tropical Weather Outlook: At 3:00 am, Tropical Storm Iota was centered near latitude 13.5N, longitude 74.8W or about 340 miles SSE of Kingston, Jamaica. Iota was moving to the west-southwest at 5mph, with maximum sustained winds of 40mph. The National Meteorological Service of Belize is closely monitoring the progress of this system and there is the potential for more flooding over Belize in the coming week. At 3:00am Tropical Storm Theta was centered near latitude 32.0N, longitude 20.8W, or about 540 miles SE of the Azores. Click for more...

Marine Conditions:

The Caribbean Sea

Tropical Storm Iota is located over the central Caribbean Sea with associated heavy rainfall and flash flooding threats.

Outside of Iota, overnight scatterometer data showed moderate to locally fresh trades over the eastern Caribbean with seas of 4-7 ft, and gentle to moderate winds W of 80W with seas of 2-4 ft.

Very active weather will persist across coastal Colombia and the SW Caribbean through the weekend. Marine conditions will gradually improve in the wake of Iota from east to west through early next week. A cold front may move into the NW Caribbean by mid-week.

  High Low
Coastal 30° C
86° F
24° C
74° F
Inland 31° C
88° F
22° C
72° F
Hills 27° C
80° F
19° C
67° F
High: 9:31 AM Low: 3:00 PM
High: 8:57 PM Low: 4:07 AM (Sun)
Sunrise: 5:57 AM Moonset: 5:05 PM
Sunset: 5:16 PM Moonrise: 6:20 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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