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

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

Station Notice

The Pleasures wind instrument is out of service.
Current Observations are unavailable for today only, Aug 13.

Forecast

Analysis

Valid: 13-Aug-2018 5:19am

Few to scattered clouds today and tonight. Moderate E breeze at 13-6kn. High temperature around 31C. Chance of an afternoon shower.

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

Automated Forecast Summary for Statia

Offshore winds on Tue,14-Aug-2018 is ENE-E 12kt-16kt. Gusts to 18kt.

Average accumulation of rain on Tue,14-Aug-2018 is 0.3mm.

Wave height on Tue,14-Aug-2018 is 1.1m-1.3m. Wave direction ENE. Swell direction SSE-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 Tue,14-Aug-2018 is ENE-E 12kt-16kt. Gusts to 18kt.

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Rain Model

Average accumulation of rain on Tue,14-Aug-2018 is 0.3mm.

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,14-Aug-2018 is 1.1m-1.3m. Wave direction ENE. Swell direction SSE-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: 14-Aug-2018 2:51am

DateTemp HighTemp LowRainSolar*Med UVI**AQ Avg***AQ HighAQ Low
Mon,13Aug ? ? - ? 0.0 274(Poor) 491(Very Poor)
3:00am
104(Fair)
8:42pm
Aug2018 31.8C(89.2F)
9th,1:19pm
23.8C(74.8F)
12th,8:44pm
7mm (0.3") 66 0.0 319(Very Poor) 672(Very Poor)
6th,11:30pm
83(Fair)
2nd,1:17pm
Jul2018 31.4C(88.5F)
2nd,1:20pm
22.8C(73.0F)
9th,8:16am
75mm (3.0") 157 0.0 294(Poor) 676(Very Poor)
17th,3:01am
65(Fair)
24th,3:06am
2018 31.8C(89.2F)
Aug9,1:19pm
19.4C(66.9F)
Mar3,5:44am
333mm (13.1") 1,195 0.0 203(Poor) 1283(Very Poor)
Mar27,12:45pm
21(Good)
Mar2,3:00pm
2017 32.3C(90.1F)
Aug24,1:10pm
18.8C(65.8F)
Jan22,4:16am
1,107mm (43.6") 1,817 0.0 158(Poor) 1532(Very Poor)
Sep6,5:38am
7(Excellent)
Dec14,1:46pm

* - 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: 14-Aug-2018 2:51am

Temperature
Temperature 25.8C(78.4F)
Today's High 26.1C(79.0F)
Today's Low 25.7C(78.3F)
Heat Index -
Misc
Dew Point 22.8C(73.0F)
Humidity 84
Cloud Base 535m
Pressure
Barometer 1014.4hPa
Barometer Rate -0.3hPa/hr
Wind*
Speed Calm
Force Calm
Direction -
Gust 0kt
Rain
Today's Rain -
24-hr Rain -
Last Hr Rain -
UV Index
Now0.0 (Low Risk)
Today High 0.0
Aug13 High 0.0 @ 00:00
Solar
Today 0.0kWh
Aug13 0.0kWh
Aug Daily Avg 5.1kWh

* Note: Wind instrument has failed.

Valid: 14-Aug-2018 2:36am

AirQuality***
Small Particle Count207kPart/ft³ (Poor)
Trend Worsening
Today's High 207(Poor) @ 02:36
Today's Low 186(Poor) @ 00:38

Air Quality Chart

 

Almanac

moon day 4 Moon Phase
Day 3.2
Sunrise 5:54am Sunset 6:39pm
Daytime 12 hr 45 min
Moonrise 9:02am Moonset 9:29pm

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: 14-Aug-2018 2:51am

Statia is at the green asterisk in the map.

#local timelatitudelongitudemagnitudedepthplace
113-Aug-2018 8:53pm19°33′56″N64°49′7″W3.352km130km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
211-Aug-2018 12:56am18°48′58″N64°23′24″W3.260km50km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
309-Aug-2018 2:53pm18°43′16″N64°23′50″W3.458km43km NE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
408-Aug-2018 3:47am19°5′21″N64°31′1″W3.167km75km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
505-Aug-2018 6:59am18°48′53″N64°48′4″W3.3119km55km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
604-Aug-2018 2:41pm18°28′43″N64°11′21″W3.7109km56km NE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
704-Aug-2018 2:39pm18°17′34″N64°18′6″W3.2104km35km ESE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
804-Aug-2018 12:21pm18°37′12″N64°32′29″W3.381km23km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
902-Aug-2018 1:14am19°50′48″N64°10′39″W3.397km164km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
1001-Aug-2018 12:08am18°49′33″N64°29′30″W3.461km47km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Earthquakes Map

Airport Observations

Valid: 14-Aug-2018 2:51am

LocationLast UpdateTempDewHtIxRh%PressureWindDirVisibCloudsConditions
Anguilla>3 hrs------------------------------
St. Maarten2:00am27C23C30C791015hPa11ktE (80°)10kmFew-0.5kmVFR
St. Eustatius1:55am27C23C30C791015hPa10ktE (80°)-
St. Kitts>3 hrs------------------------------
Nevis>3 hrs------------------------------
Antigua2:00am28C22C31C701014hPa8ktESE (120°)10kmScattered-0.5kmVFR
Montserrat>3 hrs------------------------------
Curacao2:00am27C22C29C741012hPa8ktESE (120°)10kmScattered-0.7kmVFR
Bonaire1:55am27C23C30C791012hPa12ktE (100°)-Few-0.5km
Scattered-0.7km

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