Saturday, January 21, 2018 at 5:00 a.m

LOCAL FORECAST

SIGNIFICANT FEATURE... A High Pressure Ridge across the northern Caribbean.

Comment… The High Pressure Ridge should remain the significant feature across the island until Tuesday. Expect mainly fair to partly cloudy conditions across eastern and central parishes and windy conditions especially across southern coastal areas for the next few days.


24-HOUR FORECAST
This Morning…Isolated showers across northern parishes. Partly cloudy elsewhere
This Afternoon…Showers and isolated thunderstorms across sections of western parishes; Elsewhere is expected to be partly cloudy. Additionally, it is expected to be windy across southern coastal areas.
Tonight…Partly cloudy.


Maximum temperature expected for Kingston today… 30 degrees Celsius.
Maximum temperature expected for Montego Bay today… 30 degrees Celsius.


3-DAY FORECAST (after tomorrow) :

Monday: Mainly sunny to partly morning. Isolated afternoon showers across hilly inland areas of central and western parishes,

Tuesday: Mainly sunny to partly morning. Isolated afternoon showers across sections of central and western parishes.

Wednesday: Widely scattered showers expected across sections of central and western parishes.

Other Current Regional Weather Features:
Trough across the far western Caribbean Sea.
Low Level Jet across the central Caribbean Sea.

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