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Belize Weather Forecast: May 3, 2018

Posted By: Marty

Belize Weather Forecast: May 3, 2018 - 05/03/18 11:46 AM

Belize Weather Forecast: May 3, 2018


General Situation:
Ambergris Caye: Conditions this morning by Elbert just before or after this post!
Belize NMS: Generally fair weather prevails.
Advisories: None.
24-hour forecast: Sunny with cloudy spells today and partly cloudy skies tonight. Showers will be isolated, but slightly more will affect southern areas tonight.
Winds: East | 5-15 kts
Sea Surface Temperature (°f): 82
General Outlook: For Friday and Friday night is for isolated showers, except for few more showers with isolated thunderstorms over over inland areas Friday afternoon and over the south Friday night.
Daily Tropical Weather Outlook: The 2017 Hurricane Season has ended

Marine Conditions:
  Winds Seas Waves Details
Today E 5-15 kts Light Chop 1-3 ft ISOLATED SHOWERS.
Tonight E 5-15 kts Light Chop 1-3 ft ISOLATED SHOWERS; A FEW MORE WILL AFFECT THE SOUTH.
Tomorrow E-NE 5-15 kts Light Chop 1-3 ft ISOLATED SHOWERS.
Outlook E-NE 5-15 kts Light Chop-Choppy 2-4 ft ISOLATED SHOWERS; A FEW MORE WILL AFFECT THE SOUTH.

The Caribbean Sea

Persistent high pressure north of the area is supporting fresh to strong trade winds across the south-central Caribbean with seas of 8 ft. Moderate to locally fresh trades are noted elsewhere. Expect increasing winds and building seas across the waters E of the Lesser Antilles first, then across the eastern Caribbean Thu night into Fri due to the pressure gradient between the ridge to the north and a developing surface trough moving across the Bahamas. This weather pattern will keep relatively low winds of 15 to 20 kt off the coast of Colombia, and 10 to 15 kt elsewhere over the western Caribbean. Moisture will remain high across east and central Cuba tonight and Thu while drifting eastward across Hispaniola, keeping the likelihood of scattered to numerous showers and tstms. This will be associated with a cold core mid /upper-level low drifting southward from the Bahamas across eastern and central Cuba to the north central Caribbean. This unstable weather pattern could persist the remainder of the work- week over the eastern half of Cuba and parts of Hispaniola as the low meanders over the same area. Lightning data currently indicate very active weather in the form of scattered to numerous tstms over eastern Cuba, particularly E of Camaguey.

Climate Prediction Centers Central America Hazards Outlook

Current Conditions and weather history for Ambergris Caye / San Pedro

Current Caye Caulker Weather Information

Belize National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO)

Windfinder forecast for Ambergris Caye & San Pedro

  High Low
Coastal 31° C
87° F
26° C
78° F
Inland 34° C
93° F
22° C
72° F
Hills 28° C
82° F
20° C
68° F
TIDES:
Low: 5:33 AM High: 11:35 AM
Low: 6:59 PM High: 12:54 AM (Fri)
Sunrise: 5:25 AM Moonset: 8:15 AM
Sunset: 6:13 PM Moonrise: 9:35 PM

CLICK here and here for detailed local weather data

For more information, check the Daily Tropical Weather Outlook.

Posted By: elbert

Re: Belize Weather Forecast: May 3, 2018 - 05/03/18 11:58 AM

On Ambergris Caye this morning the sea around our barrier reef is calm with a E-NE breeze at 8 mph. Today's expected high is 87 f.

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Posted By: Marty

Re: Belize Weather Forecast: May 3, 2018 - 05/03/18 02:20 PM

From Belmopan...

Chunky easterly Caribbean clouds patches coming in at present, mainly towards central and north Belize. Lines of cloud just beginning to form along the coast line. Fog in central Belize, high humidity and a warm night. There is some thin high level clouds from the west, not yet causing any clashing. No rain yet, but there could be patches of rain later, at any time during the day.

Looks like today is again going to be a misture of sun and significant clouds, with a chance of the odd rain shower.


Temperatures in Belmopan :
( Coast usually cooler, hills even cooler ) Last night min. 24C 75F Yesterday max. 32C 89F

Ambergris Caye:
https://www.wunderground.com/q/locid:BHXX0104;loctype:1
Belmopan:
https://www.wunderground.com/personal-weather-station/dashboard?ID=MD1029#history
Caye Caulker:
https://www.wunderground.com/personal-weather-station/dashboard?ID=IBELIZED2#history

Posted By: Marty

Re: Belize Weather Forecast: May 3, 2018 - 05/03/18 04:04 PM

The Cloud and rain picture. Most rain showers are coming into central Belize, so this is what I show now.


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