Belize Weather Forecast: September 19, 2020 - 09/19/20 12:06 PM
Belize Weather Forecast: September 19, 2020
The Caribbean Sea
An upper level inverted trough is moving through the area that extends from the Yucatan Peninsula to Guatemala. Broad upper level cyclonic wind flow covers the NW corner of the Caribbean Sea. Precipitation: isolated moderate to strong thunderstorms are noted in Cuba. Isolated moderate to strong convection covers areas from Honduras to 23N in the SW corner of the Gulf of Mexico between Honduras and the Isthmus of Tehuantepec of southern Mexico. The comparatively strongest convective precipitation is occurring in parts of Belize and northern Guatemala, and in the western sections of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec of southern Mexico.
A surface trough extends from 14N63W to a 1010 mb low pressure near 13N67W. Precipitation: scattered moderate is within 120 nm on either side of the trough.
The monsoon trough is along 09N/11N, from 73W in northern Colombia beyond Costa Rica, into the eastern Pacific Ocean. Precipitation: scattered moderate is from 14N southward from 73W westward.
Tropical Storm Wilfred near 13.1N 36.9W 1007 mb at 5 AM EDT moving WNW at 15 kt. Maximum sustained winds 35 kt gusts 45 kt. Wilfred will move to 13.8N 39.0W this afternoon, 14.8N 41.7W Sun morning, 15.8N 44.4W Sun afternoon, then weaken to a tropical depression near 16.5N 46.8W Mon morning. Tropical Depression Wilfred is expected to become a remnant low and move to 16.8N 48.6W Mon afternoon, then dissipate Tue morning. Long period northeasterly swell from Major Hurricane Teddy, moving away from the area in the Central Atlantic, will continue to impact tropical Atlantic waters through early next week.
Four Day Weather Outlook:
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