Daily weather forecast valid from 6 am September 24th, 2021

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Local Weather Forecast

Daily Weather Forecast

Valid from: 6:00 AM on Friday, September 24, 2021

Synopsis: A surface trough is affecting the area

Forecast for Today and Tonight:

Partly cloudy to cloudy at times with occasional scattered showers and a slight chance of isolated thunderstorms particularly after midnight

Wind: East north easterly to east south easterly @ 10 to 25 km/h with higher gusts near showers

Sea Conditions: Slight to moderate in open water

Waves: 1.0 to 1.5 meters or 3.0 to 5.0 feet.

Warning/Advisory: None at this time

Sunrise: 5:54 AM

Sunset: 5:59 PM

Low Tide: 12:21 AM and 12:12 PM

High Tide: 6:24 AM and 6:03 PM

Weather Outlook for Dominica and the Lesser Antilles

Valid from: 6:00 AM on Friday, September 24, 2021

A surface trough is expected to result in some cloudiness and scattered showers with a chance of isolated thunderstorms, across parts of the Lesser Antilles during the next 24 hours. A slight increase in activity is projected from later tonight and into Saturday.

Sam is now a Category 1 hurricane and is expected to continue to rapidly intensify. At 5 am, Hurricane Sam was located near 11.5N 42.2W. Based on the projected path, intensity, and forward speed, the system is expected to pass north of the Leeward Islands as a major hurricane by next week. The public is advised to monitor the progress of this system.   

Slight to moderate seas are anticipated during the next 24 hours, with waves peaking near 5.0 feet.

Please visit the website for more information at:

http://weather.gov.dm

http://weather.gov.dm/forecast/extended-forecast

For more information, call: 4491752 or 6184490

Please note that a greater degree of cloudiness, more frequent rainfall, and higher rainfall amounts are normally experienced across the east coast and interior of Dominica.

Prepared by: Vernie M-Honore (Forecaster)