Wednesday May 24, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.

LOCAL WEATHER FORECAST

SIGNIFICANT FEATURE…… A High Pressure Ridge across Jamaica and the northern Caribbean.

Comment……… High Pressure Ridge will strengthen across Jamaica and the northern Caribbean tomorrow.Windy conditions to persists, especially along the south coast through to the weekend.


24-HOUR FORECAST
Tonight…… Fair and windy.
Tomorrow morning… Main sunny.
Tomorrow afternoon …. Windy and hazy becoming partly cloudy with possible isolated showers across inland areas.


Minimum temperature expected for Kingston tonight... 24 degrees Celsius.
Minimum temperature expected for Montego Bay tonight… 25 degrees Celsius.



3-DAY FORECAST(starting tomorrow)
Friday: Mainly fair morning. Partly cloudy afternoon.
Windy especially along southern coastal areas.

Saturday: Mainly sunny morning. Partly cloudy afternoon.
Windy especially along southern coastal areas.

Sunday: Mainly fair morning. Late isolated showers over western parishes.Windy especially along southern coastal areas.


Other Current Regional Weather Features
A Low-Level Jetstream is across Jamaica and the central Caribbean.
A Tropical Wave is moving over the south-central Caribbean.
Cold Front across the eastern Gulf of Mexico.

Low Level Jetstream: A fast flowing narrow, meandering air current found in the lower atmosphere below 2 km or 6560 ft. and usually attaining speeds between 25 to 50 knots.

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