Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 5:00 a.m.

LOCAL FORECAST

SIGNIFICANT FEATURE…… Trough across the central Caribbean

Comment……… The Trough is expected to continue influencing weather across the island for the rest of the weekend. Thereafter, a High Pressure Ridge is expected to become the significant feature. 

24-HOUR FORECAST
This Morning…Partly cloudy with possible isolated showers across sections of southern parishes. 

This Afternoon… Widely scattered showers and possible isolated thunderstorms across sections of central parishes.

Tonight… Partly cloudy.

Maximum temperature expected for Kingston today… 32 degrees Celsius.
Maximum temperature expected for Montego Bay today… 32 degrees Celsius.



3-DAY FORECAST :

Sunday Widely scattered afternoon showers and thunderstorms mainly across most parishes.

Monday Isolated showers and possible thunderstorms mainly across north-central and northwestern  parishes.

Tuesday Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms across sections of most parishes



Other Current Regional Weather Features

Hurricane Maria north of the Turks and Caicos Islands 
High Pressure Ridge across the eastern Caribbean. 

JCS