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: 15-Dec-2018 4:44am

Scattered clouds today becoming occasionally broken tonight. Moderate to fresh ENE to ESE breeze at 14-20kn. High temperature 27-28C. Slight chance of showers today becoming chance of showers tonight.

Automated Forecast Summary for Statia

Offshore winds on Sun,16-Dec-2018 is E-ESE 14kt-19kt. Gusts to 22kt.

Average accumulation of rain on Sun,16-Dec-2018 is 3.6mm.

Wave height on Sun,16-Dec-2018 is 1.4m-1.6m. Wave direction ENE. Swell direction NNE-NE.

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 Sun,16-Dec-2018 is E-ESE 14kt-19kt. Gusts to 22kt.

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Rain Model

Average accumulation of rain on Sun,16-Dec-2018 is 3.6mm.

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 Sun,16-Dec-2018 is 1.4m-1.6m. Wave direction ENE. Swell direction NNE-NE.

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: 15-Dec-2018 4:11pm

DateTemp HighTemp LowRainSolar*Med UVI**AQ Avg***AQ HighAQ Low
Fri,14Dec 27.1C(80.8F)
11:44am
23.2C(73.8F)
1:50am
1.0mm (0.0") 4.1 4.2 173(Poor) 230(Poor)
5:25pm
92(Fair)
12:42am
Dec2018 28.3C(82.9F)
12th,12:53pm
21.8C(71.2F)
13th,5:47am
19mm (0.7") 66 0.0 128(Poor) 279(Poor)
12th,6:25am
28(Good)
1st,1:47pm
Nov2018 29.4C(84.9F)
1st,11:08am
22.2C(72.0F)
2nd,4:15pm
132mm (5.2") 121 0.0 147(Poor) 444(Very Poor)
14th,3:52am
19(Good)
28th,3:00pm
2018 32.1C(89.8F)
Aug20,2:28pm
19.4C(66.9F)
Mar3,5:44am
795mm (31.3") 1,769 0.0 204(Poor) 1283(Very Poor)
Mar27,12:45pm
16(Good)
Oct31,2:29pm
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: 15-Dec-2018 4:11pm

Temperature
Temperature 27.0C(80.6F)
Today's High 28.3C(82.9F)
Today's Low 23.9C(75.0F)
Heat Index 29.4C(84.9F)
Misc
Dew Point 22.3C(72.1F)
Humidity 76
Cloud Base 742m
Pressure
Barometer 1019.3hPa
Barometer Rate -0.3hPa/hr
Wind
Speed 7kt
Force Gentle Breeze
Direction SW (225°)
Gust 12kt
Rain
Today's Rain -
24-hr Rain 0.6mm
Last Hr Rain -
UV Index
Now1.0 (Low Risk)
Today High 6.8
Dec14 High 7.0 @ 11:47
Solar
Today 5.0kWh
Dec14 4.1kWh
Dec Daily Avg 4.3kWh

Valid: 15-Dec-2018 10:07am

AirQuality***
Small Particle Count184kPart/ft³ (Poor)
Trend Steady
Today's High 196(Poor) @ 09:08
Today's Low 154(Poor) @ 02:15

Air Quality Chart

 

Almanac

moon day 8 Moon Phase
Day 7.7
Daylight
11 hr 6 min
Sunrise 6:33am
Sunset 5:39pm
Moonrise 12:34pm
No moonset

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: 15-Dec-2018 4:11pm

Statia is at the green asterisk in the map.

#local timelatitudelongitudemagnitudedepthplace
115-Dec 5:48am19°12′41″N64°40′57″W3.429km88km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
214-Dec 1:26am18°27′28″N64°29′26″W3.0120km51km SE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
312-Dec 2:59pm19°0′32″N64°52′41″W3.312km45km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands
411-Dec 5:46pm18°23′43″N62°24′57″W4.235km68km ENE of Stoney Ground, Anguilla
57-Dec 2:15pm18°39′32″N64°49′46″W3.142km31km NW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
66-Dec 4:37pm19°6′24″N64°20′47″W3.345km81km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
75-Dec 11:59pm18°41′55″N64°37′53″W3.435km31km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
82-Dec 10:38am19°17′21″N64°47′58″W3.613km86km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
92-Dec 10:34am18°57′47″N64°31′14″W3.381km63km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Earthquakes Map

Airport Observations

Valid: 15-Dec-2018 4:11pm

LocationLast UpdateTempDewHtIxRh%PressureWindDirVisibCloudsConditions
Anguilla4:00pm27C21C29C701020hPa14ktESE (110°)10kmBroken-0.6kmMVFR
St. Maarten4:00pm28C21C30C661019hPa12ktE (100°)10kmScattered-0.5kmVFR
St. Eustatius3:55pm27C21C29C701019hPa14ktE (80°)-
St. Kitts4:00pm28C21C30C661019hPa12ktE (90°)10kmFew-0.6kmVFR
Nevis3:00pm29C20C31C581019hPa12ktE (100°)10kmScattered-0.6kmVFR
Antigua3:00pm25C22C-831019hPa11ktESE (110°)10kmScattered-0.5km
Scattered-1.1km
VFR
Montserrat4:00pm25C22C-831019hPa13ktSE (140°)10kmBroken-0.5kmMVFR
Curacao3:00pm29C19C30C551015hPa18ktESE (110°)10kmClear--VFR
Bonaire3:55pm28C22C31C701014hPa20ktE (100°)10kmFew-0.6kmVFR

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