Friday 23 August, 2019

Met Office: Watch out for thundershowers, possible flash flooding

Photo via the Met Office.

Photo via the Met Office.

Watch out for thundershowers and the possibility of flash flooding, the Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service said in its Sunday weather forecast.

The Met Office said sunny and breezy conditions in the morning may give way to showers, with a high chance (70 percent) of these showers becoming heavy and thundery

Here’s a look at today’s forecast courtesy the Met Office:

Trinidad and Tobago and the Southern Windwards:

Predominantly sunny and breezy conditions during the morning, will gradually give way to cloudy periods with intermittent showers by midday. There is the 70% chance of some of these showers becoming heavy and thundery. Tonight will be cloudy at times with occasional showers.

GUSTY WINDS, STREET AND FLASH FLOODING MAY OCCUR IN HEAVY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSHOWERS

 

Trinidad, Tobago and the remainder of the Lesser Antilles:

Sunny, hazy and breezy conditions, despite the odd brisk shower in a few areas. Tonight will be clear and cool.

 

Temperature

Forecast max. Temp.

Trinidad: 32

Tobago: 31

 

Seas

Seas are normal to moderate with waves from one to 1.5 metres in open waters and near calm in sheltered areas.

 

Sunrise & Sunset

Sunrise: 5:52am

Sunset: 6:31am

 

Tides

Trinidad

High tide: 6:16am, 7:14pm

Low tide: 12:23am, 12:45pm

 

Tobago

High tide: 6:17am, 7:06pm

Low tide: 12:12am, 12:50pm

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