Pleasures, St. Eustatius Weather Station (on the Quill)

Lat 17.48N Long 62.97W Elevation 575 ft (175m)

Station Notice

The Pleasures wind instrument is out of service.

Forecast

Analysis

Valid: 21-Jul-2018 5:22am

Scattered to broken clouds today becoming broken tonight. Gentle to moderate ENE to E breeze at 10-15kn. High temperatures 29-30C. Mostly dry today with a slight chance of a shower tonight.

Storm Outlook: No storms approach Statia during the next seven days.

Automated Forecast Summary for Statia

Offshore winds on Sun,22-Jul-2018 is E-ESE 12kt-15kt. Gusts to 17kt.

Average accumulation of rain on Sun,22-Jul-2018 is 0.7mm.

Wave height on Sun,22-Jul-2018 is 1.0m-1.2m. Wave direction E. Swell direction SSE.

Wind Forecast Model

The following chart is the forecast of the wind speed and direction in knots. Statia is marked by a green asterisk. The data comes from the NOAA GFS model. Each sample is for an area of 15 nautical miles square.
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Rain Forecast Model

The following chart is the forecast of the rainfall in millimeters accumulated for the 6 hours prior to the valid time. Statia is marked by a green asterisk. The data comes from the NOAA GFS model. Each sample is for an area of 15 nautical miles square.
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Waves Forecast Model

The following chart is the forecast of the significant wave heights in meters. Statia is marked by a green asterisk. The data comes from the NOAA WAVEWATCH-III model. Each sample is for an area of 10 nautical miles square.
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Outlook

The following charts show the outlook for Statia and vicinity weather in the next week. The data comes from the US NOAA models (GFS and WAVEWATCH-III).

Wind Model

Offshore winds on Sun,22-Jul-2018 is E-ESE 12kt-15kt. Gusts to 17kt.

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Rain Model

Average accumulation of rain on Sun,22-Jul-2018 is 0.7mm.

Each bar represents the 6-hour forecast for the average rain accumulation in a 15 nautical mile square area around Statia.

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Waves Model

Wave height on Sun,22-Jul-2018 is 1.0m-1.2m. Wave direction E. Swell direction SSE.

This chart forecasts the wave heights and direction for Statia and vicinity. The red series shows significant height of combined wind waves and swell waves in meters. The blue series shows forecast swell heights in meters. Direction arrows show wave direction of primary waves and swell. Data source: NOAA WAVEWATCH-III multi-grid model.

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Recent History

Valid: 22-Jul-2018 12:20am

DateTemp HighTemp LowRainSolar*Med UVI**AQ Avg***AQ HighAQ Low
Sat,21Jul 28.6C(83.5F)
10:47am
25.4C(77.7F)
2:43am
- 4.5 5.1 247(Poor) 386(Very Poor)
12:24am
167(Poor)
1:10pm
Jul2018 31.4C(88.5F)
2nd,1:20pm
22.8C(73.0F)
9th,8:16am
61mm (2.4") 102 0.0 330(Very Poor) 676(Very Poor)
17th,3:01am
104(Fair)
9th,9:15am
Jun2018 31.5C(88.7F)
18th,1:44pm
23.2C(73.8F)
22nd,5:49pm
30mm (1.2") 166 0.0 314(Very Poor) 905(Very Poor)
12th,9:23am
58(Fair)
22nd,4:10pm
2018 31.5C(88.7F)
Jun18,1:44pm
19.4C(66.9F)
Mar3,5:44am
312mm (12.3") 1,073 0.0 195(Poor) 1283(Very Poor)
Mar27,12:45pm
21(Good)
Mar2,3:00pm
2017 32.3C(90.1F)
Aug24,1:10pm
18.8C(65.8F)
Jan22,4:16am
1,107mm (43.6") 1,817 0.0 158(Poor) 1532(Very Poor)
Sep6,5:38am
7(Excellent)
Dec14,1:46pm

* - Solar kiloWatt hours / square meter
** Median UV Index measured between 10am and 2pm
*** Air Quality measured in thousands of particles per cubic foot. Measures small particles (.5-2.5 microns). Measurements began on Aug 14, 2013. Poor air quality in this area is typically due to Sahara dust in the Saharan Air Layer. (See lastest SAL image.)

Current Observations

Valid: 22-Jul-2018 12:20am

Temperature
Temperature 25.6C(78.1F)
Today's High 25.6C(78.1F)
Today's Low 25.4C(77.7F)
Heat Index -
Misc
Dew Point 22.4C(72.3F)
Humidity 83
Cloud Base 559m
Pressure
Barometer 1016.4hPa
Barometer Rate -0.4hPa/hr
Wind*
Speed Calm
Force Calm
Direction -
Gust 0kt
Rain
Today's Rain -
24-hr Rain -
Last Hr Rain -
UV Index
Now0.0 (Low Risk)
Today High 0.0
Jul21 High 9.6 @ 12:48
Solar
Today 0.0kWh
Jul21 4.5kWh
Jul Daily Avg 4.8kWh

* Note: Wind instrument has failed.

Valid: 21-Jul-2018 11:59pm

AirQuality***
Small Particle Count233kPart/ft³ (Poor)
Trend Worsening
Today's High 0(?) @ 00:00
Today's Low 1000000(Very Poor) @ 00:00

Air Quality Chart

 

Almanac

moon day 10 Moon Phase
Day 9.6
Sunrise 5:47am Sunset 6:48pm
Daytime 13 hr 1 min
Moonrise 2:45pm Moonset 1:38am

Weather Station Charts

Last 24 Hours

Temp C, Dew point C Wind Speed Knots Cloud Base m msl 24 Hour Rain mm, Rainfall Rate UV Index Chart Solar W/sq m Chart

Last 48 Hours

SL Barometer Relative Humidity

Last 30 Days

SL Barometer Monthly Rain High/Low Temp, Solar High Low Air Quality

Earthquakes

Valid: 22-Jul-2018 12:21am

Statia is at the green asterisk in the map.

#local timelatitudelongitudemagnitudedepthplace
120-Jul-2018 8:50pm19°34′25″N63°18′16″W4.410km152km N of Stoney Ground, Anguilla
219-Jul-2018 10:49pm18°46′26″N64°7′35″W3.537km65km NE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
315-Jul-2018 5:07pm18°43′38″N64°19′7″W3.234km46km NE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
414-Jul-2018 2:39am18°46′2″N64°38′56″W3.053km38km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
509-Jul-2018 12:01pm19°14′3″N64°33′0″W3.437km85km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Earthquakes Map

Airport Observations

Valid: 22-Jul-2018 12:21am

LocationLast UpdateTempDewHtIxRh%PressureWindDirVisibCloudsConditions
Anguilla>3 hrs------------------------------
St. Maarten12:00am28C22C31C701017hPa10ktE (90°)10kmFew-0.6kmVFR
St. Eustatius11:55pm27C23C30C791016hPa10ktENE (70°)-
St. Kitts10:00pm27C23C30C791016hPa8ktENE (60°)10kmFew-0.6kmVFR
Nevis>3 hrs------------------------------
Antigua12:00am27C22C29C741016hPa10ktE (90°)10kmScattered-0.6kmVFR
Montserrat>3 hrs------------------------------
Curacao12:00am28C24C32C791015hPa11ktE (100°)10kmClear--VFR
Bonaire11:55pm27C24C30C841014hPa13ktE (80°)-Clear--

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