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

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

Weather Hazards

There are no weather hazards identified.

Forecast

Analysis

Valid: 25-Mar-2019 5:19am

Few to scattered clouds today and tonight. Fresh E to ESE breeze at 17-19kn. High temperature 28-29C. Slight chance of a shower today becoming chance of a shower tonight.
Use extra care with outdoor fires since vegetation is dry.

Automated Forecast Summary for Statia

Offshore winds on Tue,26-Mar-2019 is E-ESE 14kt-20kt. Gusts to 22kt.

Average accumulation of rain on Tue,26-Mar-2019 is 0.8mm.

Wave height on Tue,26-Mar-2019 is 1.3m-1.6m. Wave direction ENE. Swell direction NNW.

Wind Forecast Model

The following charts show the forecast wind speed and direction in knots over the next 24 hours. 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 charts forecast the rainfall in millimeters accumulated during 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,26-Mar-2019 is E-ESE 14kt-20kt. Gusts to 22kt.

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Rain Model

Average accumulation of rain on Tue,26-Mar-2019 is 0.8mm.

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,26-Mar-2019 is 1.3m-1.6m. Wave direction ENE. Swell direction NNW.

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: 25-Mar-2019 1:41pm

DateTemp HighTemp LowRainSolar*Med UVI**AQ Avg***AQ HighAQ Low
Sun,24Mar 28.4C(83.1F)
1:51pm
22.6C(72.7F)
4:46am
1.0mm (0.0") 3.6 5.3 178(Poor) 216(Poor)
4:02pm
149(Poor)
12:18am
Mar2019 29.1C(84.4F)
20th,12:01pm
20.6C(69.1F)
21st,6:02pm
21mm (0.8") 136 0.0 149(Poor) 452(Very Poor)
5th,4:10am
28(Good)
14th,2:14pm
Feb2019 29.2C(84.6F)
15th,1:57pm
20.4C(68.7F)
6th,5:17am
23mm (0.9") 135 0.0 138(Poor) 485(Very Poor)
17th,1:55am
23(Good)
8th,4:26pm
2019 29.2C(84.6F)
Feb15,1:57pm
20.1C(68.2F)
Jan11,3:26am
127mm (5.0") 399 0.0 126(Poor) 485(Very Poor)
Feb17,1:55am
12(Very Good)
Jan18,1:16pm
2018 32.1C(89.8F)
Aug20,2:28pm
19.4C(66.9F)
Mar3,5:44am
838mm (33.0") 1,835 0.0 200(Poor) 1283(Very Poor)
Mar27,12:45pm
16(Good)
Oct31,2:29pm

* - 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: 25-Mar-2019 1:41pm

Temperature
Temperature 27.2C(81.0F)
Today's High 28.1C(82.6F)
Today's Low 22.9C(73.2F)
Heat Index 29.5C(85.1F)
Misc
Dew Point 21.8C(71.2F)
Humidity 73
Cloud Base 828m
Pressure
Barometer 1015.6hPa
Barometer Rate -1.2hPa/hr
Wind
Speed 3kt
Force Light Air
Direction SSW (202°)
Gust 9kt
Rain
Today's Rain -
24-hr Rain -
Last Hr Rain -
UV Index
Now7.5 (High Risk)
Today High 10.4
Mar24 High 12.0 @ 12:10
Solar
Today 3.8kWh
Mar24 3.6kWh
Mar Daily Avg 5.5kWh

Valid: 25-Mar-2019 1:39pm

AirQuality***
Small Particle Count110kPart/ft³ (Poor)
Trend Worsening
Today's High 171(Poor) @ 00:53
Today's Low 100(Fair) @ 12:40

Air Quality Chart

 

Almanac

moon day 20 Moon Phase
Day 19.8
Daylight
12 hr 10 min
Sunrise 6:13am
Sunset 6:23pm
Moonrise 11:05pm
Moonset 9:49am

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

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Last 30 Days

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Earthquakes

Valid: 25-Mar-2019 1:41pm

Statia is at the green asterisk in the map.

#local timelatitudelongitudemagnitudedepthplace
124-Mar 1:45pm18°50′55″N64°9′0″W3.489km68km NE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
224-Mar 7:25am19°19′56″N64°36′43″W3.472km101km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
324-Mar 6:54am19°22′0″N64°17′59″W3.455km110km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
424-Mar 3:46am19°3′49″N64°11′22″W3.4119km84km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
517-Mar 4:15pm19°34′16″N64°29′42″W3.479km128km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
615-Mar 12:39am19°15′4″N64°37′17″W3.178km109km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Earthquakes Map

Airport Observations

Valid: 25-Mar-2019 1:41pm

LocationLast UpdateTempDewHtIxRh%PressureWindDirVisibCloudsConditions
Anguilla1:00pm27C19C28C621017hPa17ktESE (110°)10kmScattered-0.6kmVFR
St. Maarten1:00pm28C20C30C621017hPa16ktESE (110°)10kmScattered-0.6kmVFR
St. Eustatius12:55pm29C20C31C581017hPa16ktE (90°)-
St. Kitts1:00pm29C21C31C621016hPa14ktENE (60°)10kmScattered-0.6kmVFR
Nevis1:00pm24C22C-891017hPa??10kmBroken-0.5kmMVFR Rain Showers
Antigua1:00pm28C20C30C621016hPa13ktESE (110°)10kmFew-0.6kmVFR
Montserrat1:00pm27C21C29C701016hPa15ktESE (110°)10kmScattered-0.7kmVFR
Curacao1:00pm31C20C33C521013hPa15ktESE (120°)10kmFew-0.7kmVFR
Bonaire12:55pm29C21C31C621013hPa14ktESE (110°)10km

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