Friday 17 January, 2020

Trinidad and Tobago's weather: Light to moderate showers

Trinidadians can look forward to cooler conditions due to light to moderate showers in various locations, however the public is advised to keep an eye out for flash flooding during any heavy downpours.

Here’s a look at today’s weather courtesy the Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service:

Partly cloudy to cloudy and occasionally overcast periods with light to moderate showers over varying areas can be expected.

Some of these showers can become heavy and accompanied by gusty winds in few areas mainly during the afternoon. Conditions will linger into the night.

Caution: Street/flash flooding and gusty winds are likely in heavy downpours.

 

The remainder of the Lesser Antilles

Generally sunny and breezy conditions can be expected despite brief showery intervals. Nighttime will be mostly settled with the odd brisk shower.

 

Temperature

Trinidad: 29’C

Tobago: 29’C

 

Extended forecast

January 16, 2020

Partly cloudy and at times breezy conditions will become cloudy at times with light to moderate showers in a few areas. Night time will be mostly clear despite the odd shower in a few locations.              

 

January 17, 2020

Generally sunny and at times breezy conditions will be interrupted by a few cloudy periods with brief showers. Night-time will be mostly clear and breezy despite the odd shower in a few areas.          

 

Seas

CAUTION: Hazardous Seas alert

Strong low level winds are agitating sea conditions with waves reaching up to 3.5 m in open waters (based on official reports). Rough sea conditions are expected to continue until Wednesday 15th January 2020.

Monitor sea conditions. Exercise caution in coastal and offshore waters. Avoid entering the sea if unnecessary. Be alert for large waves and dangerous currents. Follow the instructions of lifeguards.

 

Sunrise and Sunset

Sunrise: 6:27am     

Sunset: 6:01pm

 

Tides

Trinidad

High tide: 7:51 am, 7:42 pm

Low tide: 1:21 am, 1:41 pm

Tobago

High tide: 7:18 am, 7:21 pm

Low tide: 12:58 am, 1:14 pm

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