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: 21-Oct-2018 6:41am

Few to scattered clouds today and tonight. Moderate ENE to E breeze at 11-16kn. High temperature around 29C. Chance of a shower today and tonight.

No storms will approach Statia during the next seven days.

Automated Forecast Summary for Statia

Offshore winds on Mon,22-Oct-2018 is ENE-E 13kt-16kt. Gusts to 17kt.

Average accumulation of rain on Mon,22-Oct-2018 is 1.3mm.

Wave height on Mon,22-Oct-2018 is 1.0m-1.1m. Wave direction ENE. Swell direction NNE-NNW.

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 Mon,22-Oct-2018 is ENE-E 13kt-16kt. Gusts to 17kt.

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Rain Model

Average accumulation of rain on Mon,22-Oct-2018 is 1.3mm.

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 Mon,22-Oct-2018 is 1.0m-1.1m. Wave direction ENE. Swell direction NNE-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-Oct-2018 12:11pm

DateTemp HighTemp LowRainSolar*Med UVI**AQ Avg***AQ HighAQ Low
Sat,20Oct 28.8C(83.8F)
2:10pm
24.4C(75.9F)
4:07am
- 5.4 6.9 53(Fair) 85(Fair)
12:13am
28(Good)
1:59pm
Oct2018 30.2C(86.4F)
4th,10:56am
22.5C(72.5F)
3rd,6:01am
78mm (3.1") 89 0.0 240(Poor) 684(Very Poor)
15th,10:07am
28(Good)
20th,1:59pm
Sep2018 31.3C(88.3F)
4th,12:03pm
22.4C(72.3F)
14th,7:10pm
162mm (6.4") 153 0.0 299(Poor) 1125(Very Poor)
20th,6:24am
38(Fair)
11th,1:59pm
2018 32.1C(89.8F)
Aug20,2:28pm
19.4C(66.9F)
Mar3,5:44am
625mm (24.6") 1,526 0.0 216(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: 21-Oct-2018 12:11pm

Temperature
Temperature 27.6C(81.7F)
Today's High 27.9C(82.2F)
Today's Low 24.5C(76.1F)
Heat Index 31.5C(88.7F)
Misc
Dew Point 24.5C(76.1F)
Humidity 84
Cloud Base 547m
Pressure
Barometer 1011.7hPa
Barometer Rate -0.8hPa/hr
Wind
Speed 3kt
Force Light Air
Direction N (360°)
Gust 3kt
Rain
Today's Rain 3.4mm
24-hr Rain 3.4mm
Last Hr Rain -
UV Index
Now7.0 (High Risk)
Today High 8.9
Oct20 High 9.0 @ 11:49
Solar
Today 2.0kWh
Oct20 5.4kWh
Oct Daily Avg 4.3kWh

Valid: 21-Oct-2018 11:37am

AirQuality***
Small Particle Count154kPart/ft³ (Poor)
Trend Steady
Today's High 168(Poor) @ 10:38
Today's Low 45(Fair) @ 00:48

Air Quality Chart

 

Almanac

moon day 12 Moon Phase
Day 11.8
Daylight
11 hr 40 min
Sunrise 6:06am
Sunset 5:46pm
Moonrise 4:04pm
Moonset 3:23am

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: 21-Oct-2018 12:11pm

Statia is at the green asterisk in the map.

#local timelatitudelongitudemagnitudedepthplace
121-Oct 5:02am18°37′29″N64°21′24″W3.245km35km NE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
219-Oct 7:16pm18°41′47″N63°43′3″W3.3138km87km NW of The Valley, Anguilla
319-Oct 6:24am17°54′38″N64°17′33″W3.225km47km ENE of Christiansted, U.S. Virgin Islands
415-Oct 5:33am18°53′32″N64°27′47″W3.053km55km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
512-Oct 10:01pm17°56′11″N64°24′5″W3.392km73km SW of The Bottom, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba
612-Oct 11:27am18°39′40″N64°22′20″W3.335km37km NE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
710-Oct 3:26pm19°9′22″N64°40′5″W3.432km73km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Earthquakes Map

Airport Observations

Valid: 21-Oct-2018 12:11pm

LocationLast UpdateTempDewHtIxRh%PressureWindDirVisibCloudsConditions
Anguilla12:00pm28C23C31C741012hPa10ktE (80°)10kmScattered-0.5kmVFR
St. Maarten12:00pm30C24C35C701012hPa9ktE (100°)10kmScattered-0.5kmVFR
St. Eustatius11:55am30C24C35C701012hPa11ktENE (70°)-
St. Kitts12:00pm30C24C35C701012hPa9ktENE (60°)10kmScattered-0.6kmVFR
Nevis12:00pm29C22C32C661011hPa6ktE (100°)10kmScattered-0.7kmVFR
Antigua12:00pm28C23C31C741011hPa10ktESE (110°)10kmScattered-0.5kmVFR Showers in the vicinity
Montserrat12:00pm29C25C35C791012hPa10ktSE (130°)10kmScattered-0.6kmVFR
Curacao12:00pm30C24C35C701010hPa9ktE (80°)10kmFew-0.7kmVFR
Bonaire11:55am30C24C35C701010hPa12ktE (80°)10kmBroken-0.6kmMVFR

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