Issued at 04:14 PM
By Arnold Ramgoolam
For the period Tonight and Tomorrow
TRINIDAD,TOBAGO & THE Southern WINDWARDS
Tonight: Partly cloudy with intermittent showers or rain mainly after midnight.
Tomorrow: Early morning showers will give way to partly cloudy conditions with occasional light to moderate showers or rain. Conditions should gradually improve during the evening into night time.
THE REMAINDER OF THE LESSER ANTILLES
Tonight: Mostly clear despite the odd brief shower.
Tomorrow: A generally sunny day will be interrupted by a few cloudy periods with brisk showers. Night time will be mostly clear and cool.
Temperature Units: Celsius
Last night min. Temp.
Forecast max. Temp.
TODAY'S MAX TEMP. 31.2℃ 29.7℃ Tomorrow MAX. TEMP. 31℃ 29℃ Tomorrow MIN. TEMP. 23℃ 24℃ Heat Index: 34℃ 34℃
Slight to Moderate
1.0m to 1.5m in open waters
Near calm in sheltered areas
Recorded Rainfall (mm)
24-Hours Rainfall ending 2pm Friday, 24th of January 2020
Monthly Cumulative (2pm - 2pm) for Piarco: 68.4
Monthly Cumulative (2pm - 2pm) for Crown Pt. : 49.2
Sunrise & Sunset
Sunrise: 6:28 AM
Sunset: 6:06 PM
Tides ISSUED at Friday, 24th of January 2020 and valid for Saturday, 25th of January 2020
Near Gale Strength or Gale Strength Winds (34 – 47 Kts)
Storm Strength Winds (48 – 63 Kts)
Hurricane Strength Winds (> 63Kts)
Degree of Daily Sunshine
Long, Sunny Spells (=Clear, Cool Night)
Little Sunny Breaks or Gloomy
Dull & Hazy (=Dull, Hazy Night) [Diffused Sunlight through lithometeor]
Note: Except where a sunny day (even those Dull and Hazy) continues into a night of no showers (A Clear, Cool Night or Dull, Hazy Night), Rainfall/Wind descriptors should be used as forecasting terms for nighttime.
Rainfall (Rain or Showers)
Time of Occurrence/Cessation
Type (in Character/intensity, Space & Duration)
Accompanying Thunder, Lightning & Gusty Winds and or resultant flash flooding/landslide/landslip
Transitioning of Weather
Prevailing or Dominant
Calm (0 -0.5 Meters)
Slight (0.5 – 1.25 Meters)
Moderate (1.25 – 2.5 Meters)
Rough (≥ 2.5 Meters) (Big Waves)
Choppy (rough but with small waves i.e. < 2.5 Meters)
Slight Chance = 20% Chance
Chance = 30 - 50% Chance
Likely = 60 - 70% Chance
Type (Character, Space & Time)
Thundery or Thundershowers
Few Confined Areas
North, South, East, West, Central or any combination of these