St. Eustatius Animal Welfare Foundation

Pleasures, St. Eustatius Weather Station (on the Quill)

Lat 17.48N Long 62.97W Elevation 575 ft (175m)

Forecast

Analysis

Valid: 26-Jun-2017 5:27am

Scattered clouds today and tonight. Moderate to fresh ENE-E breeze at 15-18kn. High temperature around 29C. Slight chance of a shower.
Storm Outlook: No storms approach Statia in the next seven days. A disturbance may develop around 16N, 30W Sa.

Automated Forecast Summary for Statia

Offshore winds on Tue,27-Jun-2017 is ENE-E 12kt-16kt. Gusts to 18kt.

Average accumulation of rain on Tue,27-Jun-2017 is 0.6mm.

Wave height on Tue,27-Jun-2017 is 1.0m-1.2m. Wave direction E. Swell direction NE-SSE.

Wind Forecast Model

The following chart is the forecast of the wind speed and direction in knots. Statia is marked by a green asterisk. The data comes from the NOAA GFS model. Each sample is for an area of 15 nautical miles square.
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Rain Forecast Model

The following chart is the forecast of the rainfall in millimeters accumulated for the 6 hours prior to the valid time. Statia is marked by a green asterisk. The data comes from the NOAA GFS model. Each sample is for an area of 15 nautical miles square.
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Waves Forecast Model

The following chart is the forecast of the significant wave heights in meters. Statia is marked by a green asterisk. The data comes from the NOAA WAVEWATCH-III model. Each sample is for an area of 10 nautical miles square.
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Outlook

The following charts show the outlook for Statia and vicinity weather in the next week. The data comes from the US NOAA models (GFS and WAVEWATCH-III).

Wind Model

Offshore winds on Tue,27-Jun-2017 is ENE-E 12kt-16kt. Gusts to 18kt.

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Rain Model

Average accumulation of rain on Tue,27-Jun-2017 is 0.6mm.

Each bar represents the 6-hour forecast for the average rain accumulation in a 15 nautical mile square area around Statia.

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Waves Model

Wave height on Tue,27-Jun-2017 is 1.0m-1.2m. Wave direction E. Swell direction NE-SSE.

This chart forecasts the wave heights and direction for Statia and vicinity. The red series shows significant height of combined wind waves and swell waves in meters. The blue series shows forecast swell heights in meters. Direction arrows show wave direction of primary waves and swell. Data source: NOAA WAVEWATCH-III multi-grid model.

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Recent History

Valid: 26-Jun-2017 11:40pm

DateTemp HighTemp LowRainSolar*Med UVI**AQ Avg***AQ HighAQ Low
Sun,25Jun 28.9C(84.0F)
12:40pm
25.4C(77.7F)
4:23am
1.6mm (0.1") 3.9 5.4 197(Poor) 259(Poor)
11:00pm
129(Poor)
5:17am
Jun2017 30.2C(86.4F)
14th,12:53pm
21.8C(71.2F)
19th,3:17am
69mm (2.7") 134 163(Poor) 425(Very Poor)
26th,9:49am
38(Fair)
1st,1:40pm
May2017 30.9C(87.6F)
15th,1:21pm
21.1C(70.0F)
11th,7:20pm
171mm (6.7") 162 225(Poor) 533(Very Poor)
22nd,2:47am
33(Fair)
12th,4:44am
2017 31.6C(88.9F)
Apr1,2:25pm
18.8C(65.8F)
Jan22,4:16am
393mm (15.5") 924 145(Poor) 605(Very Poor)
Mar16,4:39am
11(Very Good)
Jan21,3:06pm
2016 32.4C(90.3F)
Aug22,1:09pm
20.0C(68.0F)
Feb4,11:33pm
830mm (32.7") 1,806 157(Poor) 1056(Very Poor)
Sep28,10:16am
1(Excellent)
Nov29,2:42pm

* - Solar kiloWatt hours / square meter
** Median UV Index measured between 10am and 2pm
*** Air Quality measured in thousands of particles per cubic foot. Measures small particles (.5-2.5 microns). Measurements began on Aug 14, 2013. Poor air quality in this area is typically due to Sahara dust in the Saharan Air Layer. (See lastest SAL image.)

Current Observations

Valid: 26-Jun-2017 11:40pm

Temperature
Temperature 26.0C(78.8F)
Today's High 29.1C(84.4F)
Today's Low 25.8C(78.4F)
Heat Index -
Misc
Dew Point 23.5C(74.3F)
Humidity 87
Cloud Base 474m
Pressure
Barometer 1016.9hPa
Barometer Rate -0.3hPa/hr
Wind*
Speed 4kt
Force Light Breeze
Direction SW (225°)
Gust 9kt
Rain
Today's Rain 0.6mm
24-hr Rain 0.6mm
Last Hr Rain -
UV Index
Now0.0 (Low Risk)
Today High 10.2
Jun25 High 11.1 @ 12:38
Solar
Today 3.5kWh
Jun25 3.9kWh
Jun Daily Avg 5.2kWh

* Note: Wind instrument is at 10 meters AGL.

Valid: 26-Jun-2017 11:35pm

AirQuality***
Small Particle Count271kPart/ft³ (Poor)
Trend Improving
Today's High 425(Very Poor) @ 09:49
Today's Low 241(Poor) @ 13:45

Air Quality Chart

 

Almanac

moon day 4 Moon Phase
Day 3.4
Sunrise 5:39am Sunset 6:49pm
Daytime 13 hr 10 min
Moonrise 8:13am Moonset 9:23pm

Weather Station Charts

Last 24 Hours

Temp C, Dew point C Wind Speed Knots Cloud Base m msl 24 Hour Rain mm, Rainfall Rate UV Index Chart Solar W/sq m Chart

Last 48 Hours

SL Barometer Relative Humidity

Last 30 Days

SL Barometer Monthly Rain High/Low Temp, Solar High Low Air Quality

Earthquakes

Valid: 26-Jun-2017 11:41pm

Statia is at the blue marker in the map.

#local timelatitudelongitudemagnitudedepthplace
024-Jun-2017 5:27am19°28′36″N64°45′49″W3.252km118km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
122-Jun-2017 12:43am19°21′35″N64°48′44″W3.164km106km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
219-Jun-2017 12:21am18°44′10″N64°19′39″W3.451km55km NE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
318-Jun-2017 12:45pm19°27′38″N64°44′22″W3.241km116km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
417-Jun-2017 9:16pm19°52′25″N64°25′20″W3.747km161km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
517-Jun-2017 12:53am18°43′38″N64°35′39″W3.541km34km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
616-Jun-2017 3:47am18°54′8″N64°27′52″W3.55km56km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
715-Jun-2017 8:00am19°32′14″N64°53′23″W3.059km127km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Earthquakes Map

Airport Observations

Valid: 26-Jun-2017 11:41pm

LocationLast UpdateTempDewHtIxRh%PressureWindDirVisibCloudsConditions
Anguilla>3 hrs------------------------------
St. Maarten11:00pm28C25C33C841017hPa10ktENE (70°)10kmFew-0.5kmVFR
St. Eustatius10:55pm27C24C30C841017hPa12ktENE (60°)-
St. Kitts9:00pm27C24C30C841016hPa11ktENE (60°)10kmScattered-0.6kmVFR
Nevis>3 hrs------------------------------
Antigua11:00pm27C23C30C791016hPa9ktE (80°)10kmFew-0.5kmVFR
Montserrat>3 hrs------------------------------
Curacao11:00pm28C24C32C791014hPa9ktESE (110°)10kmFew-0.5kmVFR
Bonaire10:55pm28C24C32C791013hPa17ktE (80°)10kmClear--VFR

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