Monday 16 September, 2019

Trinidad and Tobago's weather: More scattered showers

Some citizens awoke to a rainy start after early morning showers were reported over parts of Trinidad and Tobago between Sunday night and Monday morning.

An adverse weather alert was issued on Sunday, warning of intermittent showers and thunderstorms over Tobago and to a lesser extent Northern Trinidad from early morning until midday on Monday 15th July 2019.

The Met Office warned of possible street/flash flooding, landslides/landslips and gusty winds.

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

Partly cloudy to cloudy conditions are expected with intervals of light to moderate showers or rain occurring in varying localities.

There is a 60% (medium) chance of heavy showers and thunderstorms favouring Tobago and northern Trinidad.

Improvement is expected by late afternoon.

Tonight will be settled with a few lingering showers. Gusty winds, street/flash flooding is likely in areas of heavy showers and thunderstorms. Adverse Weather Alert #1 – Yellow Level in effect.

For the remainder of the Lesser Antilles

Sunny, hazy and breezy conditions are expected despite a few brisk showers at times. Night will be clear with a light breeze.

Temperature

Trinidad: 31℃   

Tobago: 30℃

 

Extended forecast

Tue 16th Jul 2019             

Sunny and breezy conditions will be interrupted by a few light to moderate showers mainly during the afternoon. Partly cloudy night with the odd shower.             

Trinidad: Max 32°C, Min 24°C     

Tobago: Max 31°C, Min 25°C

Wed 17th Jul 2019           

Cloudy periods with the medium chance of showers. There is also the low chance of the thunderstorm mainly during the afternoon. 

Trinidad: Max 31°C, Min 24°C     

Tobago: Max 30°C, Min 25°C

Seas

Seas are moderate with waves from two to 2.5 metres in open waters and around one metre in sheltered areas.

 

Sunrise and Sunset

Sunrise: 5:51 AM          

Sunset: 6:31 PM

 

Tides

Trinidad

High tide: 2:27 am, 3:48 pm

Low tide: 9:13 am, 9:10 pm

Tobago

High tide: 2:21 am, 3:42 pm

Low tide: 9:13 am, 9:00 pm

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