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: 17-Nov-2018 5:05am

Scattered clouds today and tonight. Moderate to fresh E breeze at 16-19C. High temperature around 28C. Slight chance of a mid-day shower today and chance of showers tomorrow morning.

No storms will approach Statia during the next seven days.

Automated Forecast Summary for Statia

Offshore winds on Sun,18-Nov-2018 is ENE-E 13kt-19kt. Gusts to 21kt.

Average accumulation of rain on Sun,18-Nov-2018 is 1.8mm.

Wave height on Sun,18-Nov-2018 is 1.5m-1.6m. Wave direction E. Swell direction NNE-SSE.

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,18-Nov-2018 is ENE-E 13kt-19kt. Gusts to 21kt.

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Rain Model

Average accumulation of rain on Sun,18-Nov-2018 is 1.8mm.

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 Sun,18-Nov-2018 is 1.5m-1.6m. Wave direction E. Swell direction NNE-SSE.

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: 17-Nov-2018 12:51pm

DateTemp HighTemp LowRainSolar*Med UVI**AQ Avg***AQ HighAQ Low
Fri,16Nov 26.5C(79.7F)
2:24pm
23.6C(74.5F)
2:29am
7mm (0.3") 1.9 2.4 184(Poor) 280(Poor)
7:46pm
95(Fair)
2:05am
Nov2018 29.4C(84.9F)
1st,11:08am
22.2C(72.0F)
2nd,4:15pm
115mm (4.5") 56 0.0 169(Poor) 444(Very Poor)
14th,3:52am
39(Fair)
1st,12:19am
Oct2018 30.2C(86.4F)
4th,10:56am
22.3C(72.1F)
26th,4:17am
97mm (3.8") 145 0.0 198(Poor) 796(Very Poor)
24th,9:25am
16(Good)
31st,2:29pm
2018 32.1C(89.8F)
Aug20,2:28pm
19.4C(66.9F)
Mar3,5:44am
760mm (29.9") 1,638 0.0 211(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: 17-Nov-2018 12:51pm

Temperature
Temperature 27.7C(81.9F)
Today's High 28.1C(82.6F)
Today's Low 24.6C(76.3F)
Heat Index 30.8C(87.4F)
Misc
Dew Point 22.7C(72.9F)
Humidity 75
Cloud Base 779m
Pressure
Barometer 1015.6hPa
Barometer Rate -0.7hPa/hr
Wind
Speed 4kt
Force Light Breeze
Direction N (360°)
Gust 9kt
Rain
Today's Rain -
24-hr Rain 0.8mm
Last Hr Rain -
UV Index
Now6.2 (High Risk)
Today High 8.1
Nov16 High 7.2 @ 12:43
Solar
Today 2.6kWh
Nov16 1.9kWh
Nov Daily Avg 3.3kWh

Valid: 17-Nov-2018 12:29pm

AirQuality***
Small Particle Count200kPart/ft³ (Poor)
Trend Worsening
Today's High 228(Poor) @ 06:35
Today's Low 175(Poor) @ 11:29

Air Quality Chart

 

Almanac

moon day 10 Moon Phase
Day 9.2
Daylight
11 hr 18 min
Sunrise 6:17am
Sunset 5:35pm
Moonrise 2:00pm
Moonset 1:13am

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: 17-Nov-2018 12:51pm

Statia is at the green asterisk in the map.

#local timelatitudelongitudemagnitudedepthplace
113-Nov 7:34pm18°39′59″N64°39′39″W3.232km28km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
212-Nov 4:25pm19°9′26″N64°37′47″W3.384km81km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
312-Nov 4:17pm19°18′15″N64°35′28″W3.340km98km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
410-Nov 2:10pm17°34′36″N61°12′49″W4.323km64km E of Codrington, Barbuda
510-Nov 12:25pm17°35′59″N61°7′20″W4.521km73km E of Codrington, Barbuda
69-Nov 2:31am19°56′20″N64°5′25″W3.486km173km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
75-Nov 5:41pm18°39′20″N64°17′26″W3.345km40km ENE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Earthquakes Map

Airport Observations

Valid: 17-Nov-2018 12:51pm

LocationLast UpdateTempDewHtIxRh%PressureWindDirVisibCloudsConditions
Anguilla12:00pm29C22C32C661017hPa13ktE (90°)10kmScattered-0.5kmVFR
St. Maarten12:00pm29C22C32C661016hPa13ktE (90°)10kmScattered-0.5kmVFR
St. Eustatius11:55am29C22C32C661016hPa16ktENE (70°)-
St. Kitts12:00pm28C23C31C741016hPa14ktENE (60°)10kmBroken-0.5km
Scattered-1.3km
MVFR
Nevis12:00pm29C23C33C701016hPa12ktE (100°)10kmBroken-0.7kmMVFR
Antigua12:00pm29C22C32C661016hPa13ktE (100°)10kmFew-0.6kmVFR
Montserrat12:00pm27C23C30C791016hPa12ktESE (120°)10kmBroken-0.5kmMVFR
Curacao12:00pm30C23C34C661013hPa14ktE (100°)10kmScattered-0.7kmVFR
Bonaire11:55am30C24C35C701012hPa22ktE (90°)10kmScattered-0.7kmVFR

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