Barbados Weather Report - A sea-bather caution issued for August 15
Created : 15 August 2019
Some brief showers today should cool things down after the high temperatures experienced yesterday.
Forecasters with the Barbados Meteorological Service at Charnocks, Christ Church say the Atlantic high-pressure system is expected to be the dominant feature and will be affecting the island this morning into tonight.
As a result, it will be fair to partly cloudy, hazy and windy with a few brief isolated showers.
Winds will be blowing from the East at between 25 to 40 km/h with higher gusts, and while no change in direction is anticipated, later in the day speeds should drop to between 25 to 40 km/h.
Similarly, small craft operators and sea bathers have been urged to exercise caution as seas will be moderate in open waters with swells between 2.0m to 2.5; dropping later in the evening to between 1.5m and 2.5m.
The sun rose over Barbados at 5:46 a.m. and it will set around 6:20 p.m.
Yesterday temperatures reached a high of 32.1°C, with a slight drop to 27.4°C overnight.
3:32 a.m. and 4:36 p.m.
10:03 a.m. and 9:54 p.m.
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