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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.

Forecast

Automated Forecast Summary for Statia

Offshore winds on Sun,22-Apr-2018 is ENE-E 13kt-17kt. Gusts to 18kt.

Average accumulation of rain on Sun,22-Apr-2018 is 0.6mm.

Wave height on Sun,22-Apr-2018 is 1.1m-1.4m. Wave direction E. 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 Sun,22-Apr-2018 is ENE-E 13kt-17kt. Gusts to 18kt.

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Rain Model

Average accumulation of rain on Sun,22-Apr-2018 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 Sun,22-Apr-2018 is 1.1m-1.4m. Wave direction E. 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: 22-Apr-2018 6:31am

DateTemp HighTemp LowRainSolar*Med UVI**AQ Avg***AQ HighAQ Low
Sat,21Apr 28.8C(83.8F)
1:32pm
22.5C(72.5F)
8:06am
- 5.3 8.6 189(Poor) 275(Poor)
2:38am
112(Poor)
5:35am
Apr2018 30.7C(87.3F)
7th,1:20pm
21.9C(71.4F)
14th,6:13am
30mm (1.2") 116 0.0 174(Poor) 474(Very Poor)
17th,7:59pm
23(Good)
1st,4:37pm
Mar2018 30.4C(86.7F)
15th,12:23pm
19.4C(66.9F)
3rd,5:44am
15mm (0.6") 197 0.0 143(Poor) 1283(Very Poor)
27th,12:45pm
21(Good)
2nd,3:00pm
2018 30.7C(87.3F)
Apr7,1:20pm
19.4C(66.9F)
Mar3,5:44am
150mm (5.9") 588 0.0 156(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: 22-Apr-2018 6:31am

Temperature
Temperature 23.4C(74.1F)
Today's High 23.7C(74.7F)
Today's Low 23.2C(73.8F)
Heat Index -
Misc
Dew Point 20.6C(69.1F)
Humidity 85
Cloud Base 510m
Pressure
Barometer 1016.2hPa
Barometer Rate 0.4hPa/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
Apr21 High 11.5 @ 11:48
Solar
Today 0.0kWh
Apr21 5.3kWh
Apr Daily Avg 5.5kWh

* Note: Wind instrument is at 10 meters AGL.

Valid: 22-Apr-2018 6:10am

AirQuality***
Small Particle Count139kPart/ft³ (Poor)
Trend Improving
Today's High 161(Poor) @ 05:11
Today's Low 139(Poor) @ 06:10

Air Quality Chart

 

Almanac

moon day 7 Moon Phase
Day 6.9
Sunrise 5:52am Sunset 6:29pm
Daytime 12 hr 37 min
Moonrise 11:49am Moonset 12:12am

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: 22-Apr-2018 6:31am

Statia is at the blue marker in the map.

#local timelatitudelongitudemagnitudedepthplace
017-Apr-2018 9:04pm18°45′47″N64°41′41″W3.431km39km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
117-Apr-2018 4:26pm17°4′47″N61°43′30″W4.722km5km ESE of Parham, Antigua and Barbuda
217-Apr-2018 9:59am18°57′54″N64°53′1″W3.547km74km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands
315-Apr-2018 12:35am18°48′4″N64°21′9″W3.439km60km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
411-Apr-2018 11:13am19°12′5″N64°37′21″W4.283km119km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
511-Apr-2018 5:30am19°1′14″N64°59′4″W3.488km75km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands
611-Apr-2018 4:49am19°16′14″N64°36′23″W3.770km94km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
711-Apr-2018 4:01am18°49′45″N64°56′38″W3.496km53km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands
811-Apr-2018 1:35am19°19′52″N64°40′11″W3.758km101km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
911-Apr-2018 12:00am19°8′28″N64°46′48″W3.482km82km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Earthquakes Map

Airport Observations

Valid: 22-Apr-2018 6:31am

LocationLast UpdateTempDewHtIxRh%PressureWindDirVisibCloudsConditions
Anguilla>3 hrs------------------------------
St. Maarten6:17am23C21C-891017hPa10ktE (90°)3km Light Showers in the vicinity
St. Eustatius5:55am24C22C-891016hPa11ktENE (60°)-
St. Kitts6:00am24C21C-831015hPa10ktE (80°)10kmScattered-0.6kmVFR Light Rain Showers
Nevis>3 hrs------------------------------
Antigua6:00am25C20C-741015hPa7ktE (100°)10kmFew-0.5kmVFR
Montserrat6:00am24C21C-831016hPa13ktESE (110°)10kmFew-0.6kmVFR
Curacao6:00am26C23C-841012hPa11ktESE (110°)10kmClear--VFR
Bonaire5:55am27C23C30C791012hPa12ktE (90°)10kmFew-0.5kmVFR

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