Valid from: 12:00 PM on Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Synopsis: A high pressure system is the dominant feature

Forecast for this Afternoon and Tonight:

Fair to partly cloudy, hazy and breezy with a few isolated showers

Wind: Easterly to East south easterly @ 15 to 35 km/h with higher gusts

Sea Conditions: Moderate in open water

Waves: 1.5 to 2.5 meters or 5.0 to 8.0 feet.

Warning/Advisory: A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect for above normal seas

Sunrise: 5:40 AM

Sunset: 6:41 PM

Low Tide: 1:19 PM

High Tide: 6:02 AM and 7:27 PM

Weather Outlook for Dominica and the Lesser Antilles

Valid from: 12:00 PM on Wednesday, July 8, 2020

A high pressure system has established itself across the area. This is expected to result in a relatively dry atmosphere and occasionally breezy conditions during the next 24 hours. However, by tomorrow, a weak trough could result in occasional cloudiness with a few scattered showers.

Meanwhile, a tropical wave located in the central Tropical Atlantic is expected to approach the area during the weekend.

Moderate seas are expected during the next 24 hours with waves peaking to 8.0 feet. A Small Craft Advisory is in effect for above normal seas. Small craft operators and sea bathers, particularly on the east coast, are advised to continue to exercise caution.