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Today’s Weather: Wed 30th Sep

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Temperature: 24°C / 74°F
Humidity: 90%
Sea Level Pressure: 1016.3mbs or 30.01”
Winds: East ranging from 16 to 23mph and gusting as high as 36mph.
Seas: 1.2 to 2.1 metres or 4 to 7 feet. Small craft operators should exercise caution.
Sunset: Today 6:00 pm
Sunrise: Tomorrow 6:01 am
Today’s Forecast (7 am): Moisture and instability in the wake of a tropical wave will generate periods of unsettled weather over the next 24 hours. Also, there is a wind surge associated with this wave and this will cause the seas to be above normal. Possible rainfall accumulations for the forecast period are 5-15 mm or 0.2 to 0.6 inch.

Weather today: Cloudy periods with a 60 percent or a moderate chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

Weather tonight: Partly cloudy becoming cloudy with a 70 percent or a high chance of showers and a moderate chance of thunderstorms mainly after midnight…Full Details

Events & Notices

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