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: 21-Nov-2017 5:16am

Few to scattered clouds today and tonight. Moderate E to ESE breeze at 11-15kn. High temperature 30-31C. Dry.

Storm Outlook: No storms approach Statia in the next seven days.

Automated Forecast Summary for Statia

Offshore winds on Wed,22-Nov-2017 is E 9kt-16kt. Gusts to 19kt.

Average accumulation of rain on Wed,22-Nov-2017 is 1.6mm.

Wave height on Wed,22-Nov-2017 is 0.9m-1.6m. Wave direction ENE. Swell direction NE-NNW.

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 Wed,22-Nov-2017 is E 9kt-16kt. Gusts to 19kt.

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Rain Model

Average accumulation of rain on Wed,22-Nov-2017 is 1.6mm.

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 Wed,22-Nov-2017 is 0.9m-1.6m. Wave direction ENE. Swell direction NE-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: 21-Nov-2017 1:30pm

DateTemp HighTemp LowRainSolar*Med UVI**AQ Avg***AQ HighAQ Low
Mon,20Nov 30.2C(86.4F)
1:11pm
24.3C(75.7F)
6:05am
- 4.3 4.8 117(Poor) 170(Poor)
2:16am
35(Fair)
2:05pm
Nov2017 30.6C(87.1F)
7th,11:32am
23.3C(73.9F)
1st,7:02am
13mm (0.5") 103 0.0 89(Fair) 527(Very Poor)
21st,11:44am
18(Good)
12th,2:09pm
Oct2017 30.8C(87.4F)
5th,1:38pm
21.8C(71.2F)
10th,6:55pm
162mm (6.4") 147 0.0 265(Poor) 1448(Very Poor)
18th,7:48pm
22(Good)
10th,6:01pm
2017 32.3C(90.1F)
Aug24,1:10pm
18.8C(65.8F)
Jan22,4:16am
1,000mm (39.4") 1,644 0.0 167(Poor) 1532(Very Poor)
Sep6,5:38am
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 0.0 157(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: 21-Nov-2017 1:30pm

Temperature
Temperature 28.3C(82.9F)
Today's High 29.1C(84.4F)
Today's Low 23.7C(74.7F)
Heat Index 31.9C(89.4F)
Misc
Dew Point 23.1C(73.6F)
Humidity 74
Cloud Base 803m
Pressure
Barometer 1012.8hPa
Barometer Rate -1.1hPa/hr
Wind*
Speed 10kt
Force Gentle Breeze
Direction NNE (22°)
Gust 13kt
Rain
Today's Rain -
24-hr Rain -
Last Hr Rain -
UV Index
Now4.5 (Moderate Risk)
Today High 7.0
Nov20 High 7.5 @ 12:10
Solar
Today 3.9kWh
Nov20 4.3kWh
Nov Daily Avg 5.0kWh

* Note: Wind instrument is at 10 meters AGL.

Valid: 21-Nov-2017 12:43pm

AirQuality***
Small Particle Count196kPart/ft³ (Poor)
Trend Improving
Today's High 527(Very Poor) @ 11:44
Today's Low 108(Poor) @ 01:54

Air Quality Chart

 

Almanac

moon day 3 Moon Phase
Day 2.9
Sunrise 6:19am Sunset 5:35pm
Daytime 11 hr 16 min
Moonrise 8:47am Moonset 8:16pm

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: 21-Nov-2017 1:31pm

Statia is at the blue marker in the map.

#local timelatitudelongitudemagnitudedepthplace
011-Nov-2017 9:41am18°49′35″N64°20′51″W4.227km43km NE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
108-Nov-2017 8:59am18°54′48″N63°50′6″W3.796km61km ESE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Earthquakes Map

Airport Observations

Valid: 21-Nov-2017 1:31pm

LocationLast UpdateTempDewHtIxRh%PressureWindDirVisibCloudsConditions
Anguilla1:00pm29C21C31C621014hPa10ktESE (120°)10kmFew-0.6kmVFR
St. Maarten1:00pm29C22C32C661014hPa6ktESE (120°)10kmFew-0.7kmVFR
St. Eustatius12:55pm29C23C33C701013hPa11ktE (80°)-
St. Kitts1:00pm30C23C34C661013hPa11ktENE (60°)10kmFew-0.7kmVFR
Nevis1:00pm29C21C31C621013hPa13ktE (80°)10kmScattered-0.7kmVFR
Antigua1:00pm29C22C32C661013hPa9ktE (80°)10kmScattered-0.6kmVFR
Montserrat1:00pm29C23C33C701013hPa10ktESE (120°)10kmFew-0.6kmVFR
Curacao1:00pm30C25C36C751010hPa11ktE (100°)10kmScattered-0.6kmVFR
Bonaire12:55pm32C24C38C631010hPa13ktESE (110°)10kmScattered-0.5km
Broken-0.7km
Broken-0.9km
MVFR

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