Ambergris Caye: Conditions this morning by Elbert just after this post!
Present Condition: Mostly clear this morning, a few clouds in the south. Mostly clear in San Pedro. Moderate easterly airflow prevails.
Sunny with cloudy spells today and partly cloudy tonight. Showers will be isolated.
Winds: E, 10-20 kts
Choppy - Moderate
Waves: 3-6 ft
Sea Surface Temperature (°f): 84
(Wed & Wed night) Mainly fair with little or no rain.
Sargassum Forecast from April 5 to April 13:
There will continue to be a high change of more Sargassum mats drifting ashore during the next few days. San Pedro has a high probability with a moderate impact.
Tropical Weather Outlook:
The 2021 Atlantic Hurricane Season has ended, warnings will resume on May 15, 2022.
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Phoenix Resort in San Pedro
The Caribbean Sea
There is a Gale Warning off Colombia.
Fresh to strong NE winds persist in the Windward passage and in
the lee of eastern Cuba. Similar wind speeds are over the south-
central Caribbean near the coast of Colombia, and in the Gulf of
Venezuela. Mainly fresh E winds are over the NW Caribbean
affecting mainly the waters N of 20N and W of 84W. Moderate to
fresh trades are elsewhere. Sea heights are 8 to 11 ft near the
coast of Colombia, 6 to 8 ft in the Windward passage, 6 to 7 ft in
the lee of Cuba, and 3 to 6 ft elsewhere across the basin.
Shallow moisture, embedded in the trade wind flow, is noted across
the basin producing isolated to scattered passing showers. These
patches of low level moisture, are more concentrated between
Haiti and Jamaica in association with the remnants of a frontal
boundary. Similar cloudiness is noted over parts of Central
For the forecast, the pressure gradient between high pressure N
of the Caribbean Sea and the Colombian low will continue to support
fresh to strong trades over the south-central Caribbean near the
coast of Colombia through Sat. Minimal gale force winds will pulse
just offshore Colombia at night through Wed night. Pulsing fresh
to strong northeast winds are also expected in the lee of Cuba and
Windward Passage into late night. Fresh to locally strong east to
southeast winds will pulse in the Gulf of Honduras at night into