St. Eustatius Animal Welfare Foundation

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

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

Forecast

Analysis

Valid: 18-Nov-2017 5:26am

Scattered clouds today and tonight. Light to gentle SE to SSE breeze at 3-9kn. High temperature around 30C. Dry.

Storm Outlook: No storms aapproach Statia in the next seven days.

Automated Forecast Summary for Statia

Offshore winds on Sun,19-Nov-2017 is E-SSE 2kt-7kt. Gusts to 8kt.

Average accumulation of rain on Sun,19-Nov-2017 is 7.2mm.

Wave height on Sun,19-Nov-2017 is 0.7m. Wave direction NE-SSE. Swell direction NNE-WSW.

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,19-Nov-2017 is E-SSE 2kt-7kt. Gusts to 8kt.

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Rain Model

Average accumulation of rain on Sun,19-Nov-2017 is 7.2mm.

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,19-Nov-2017 is 0.7m. Wave direction NE-SSE. Swell direction NNE-WSW.

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: 18-Nov-2017 8:11am

DateTemp HighTemp LowRainSolar*Med UVI**AQ Avg***AQ HighAQ Low
Fri,17Nov 29.9C(85.8F)
12:13pm
24.9C(76.8F)
10:04pm
- 5.3 6.5 96(Fair) 121(Poor)
11:06pm
60(Fair)
10:18am
Nov2017 30.6C(87.1F)
7th,11:32am
23.3C(73.9F)
1st,7:02am
12mm (0.5") 85 0.0 82(Fair) 175(Poor)
6th,8:23pm
18(Good)
12th,2:09pm
Oct2017 30.8C(87.4F)
5th,1:38pm
21.8C(71.2F)
10th,6:55pm
162mm (6.4") 147 0.0 265(Poor) 1448(Very Poor)
18th,7:48pm
22(Good)
10th,6:01pm
2017 32.3C(90.1F)
Aug24,1:10pm
18.8C(65.8F)
Jan22,4:16am
999mm (39.3") 1,626 0.0 167(Poor) 1532(Very Poor)
Sep6,5:38am
11(Very Good)
Jan21,3:06pm
2016 32.4C(90.3F)
Aug22,1:09pm
20.0C(68.0F)
Feb4,11:33pm
830mm (32.7") 1,806 0.0 157(Poor) 1056(Very Poor)
Sep28,10:16am
1(Excellent)
Nov29,2:42pm

* - 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: 18-Nov-2017 8:11am

Temperature
Temperature 25.8C(78.4F)
Today's High 25.8C(78.4F)
Today's Low 24.8C(76.6F)
Heat Index -
Misc
Dew Point 24.1C(75.4F)
Humidity 91
Cloud Base 376m
Pressure
Barometer 1010.4hPa
Barometer Rate 0.4hPa/hr
Wind*
Speed 2kt
Force Light Air
Direction S (180°)
Gust 3kt
Rain
Today's Rain -
24-hr Rain -
Last Hr Rain -
UV Index
Now1.7 (Low Risk)
Today High 1.7
Nov17 High 7.4 @ 12:32
Solar
Today 0.1kWh
Nov17 5.3kWh
Nov Daily Avg 5.0kWh

* Note: Wind instrument is at 10 meters AGL.

Valid: 18-Nov-2017 7:57am

AirQuality***
Small Particle Count128kPart/ft³ (Poor)
Trend Worsening
Today's High 168(Poor) @ 02:03
Today's Low 80(Fair) @ 06:58

Air Quality Chart

 

Almanac

moon day 1 Moon Phase
Day 0.0
Sunrise 6:17am Sunset 5:35pm
Daytime 11 hr 18 min
Moonrise 6:18am Moonset 6:00pm

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: 18-Nov-2017 8:11am

Statia is at the blue marker in the map.

#local timelatitudelongitudemagnitudedepthplace
011-Nov-2017 9:41am18°49′35″N64°20′51″W4.227km43km NE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
108-Nov-2017 8:59am18°54′48″N63°50′6″W3.796km61km ESE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
207-Nov-2017 4:34am18°51′2″N64°55′18″W3.310km62km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands

Earthquakes Map

Airport Observations

Valid: 18-Nov-2017 8:11am

LocationLast UpdateTempDewHtIxRh%PressureWindDirVisibCloudsConditions
Anguilla7:00am27C23C30C791010hPa3ktS (190°)10kmFew-0.6kmVFR
St. Maarten8:00am29C24C34C741010hPa3ktSSW (210°)10kmFew-0.6kmVFR
St. Eustatius7:55am28C25C33C841010hPa4ktS (180°)-
St. Kitts8:00am29C25C35C791010hPa6ktS (190°)10kmFew-0.5kmVFR
Nevis8:00am28C24C32C791010hPaCalm-10kmFew-0.6kmVFR
Antigua8:00am28C24C32C791010hPa4ktS (170°)10kmFew-0.6kmVFR
Montserrat8:00am27C25C31C891011hPa4ktESE (120°)10kmFew-0.5kmVFR
Curacao8:00am28C25C33C841009hPa4ktESE (120°)10kmScattered-0.5kmVFR
Bonaire7:55am29C25C35C791008hPa9ktE (100°)10kmFew-0.5kmVFR

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