Valid from: 12:00 PM on Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Synopsis: A trough will be affecting the island

Forecast for this Afternoon and Tonight:

Mostly cloudy and breezy at times with light to moderate scattered showers

Wind: East north easterly to East south easterly @ 10 to 35 km/h with higher gusts near showers

Sea Conditions: Moderate in open water

Waves: 2.0 to 2.5 meters or 7.0 to 8.0 feet.

Warning/Advisory: A Small Craft Advisory is now in effect for above normal seas, particularly on the east coast

Sunrise: 6:35 AM

Sunset: 5:57 PM

Low Tide: 2:32 AM and 3:46 PM

High Tide: 8:32 AM and 9:24 PM

Weather Outlook for Dominica and the Lesser Antilles

Valid from: 12:00 PM on Wednesday, January 20, 2021

A low-level trough is expected to affect the island chain, during the next 24 to 36 hours. Occasional cloudiness with scattered showers can be expected across the area, during the period.

Moderate seas are expected during the next 24 hours with wave heights down to 8.0ft, along the eastern coastline. Conditions are expected to continue improving. A Small Craft Advisory is now in effect for above normal seas. Small craft operators and sea-bathers, particularly on the east coast, are advised to continue to exercise caution.