Valid from: 6:00 PM on Monday, February 17, 2020

Synopsis: A high pressure system is becoming the dominant feature across the island

Forecast for Tonight and Tomorrow:

Partly cloudy to cloudy, slightly hazy and breezy at times with a few showers

Wind: East north easterly to East south easterly @ 15 to 40 km/h

Sea Conditions: Moderate in open water

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

Warning/Advisory: Small craft operators and sea bathers, particularly on the east coast, are advised to continue to exercise caution

Sunrise: 6:29 AM

Sunset: 6:10 PM

Low Tide: 3:40 AM and 6:03 PM

High Tide: 10:20 AM

Weather Outlook for Dominica and the Lesser Antilles

Valid from: 6:00 PM on Monday, February 17, 2020

A high pressure system is expected to rebuild across the area over the next 24 hours maintaining a brisk trade wind flow. Occasional cloudiness and a few brief showers can be expected across the island chain during the period. By Wednesday, a slight increase in moisture is anticipated across the area.

An increase in dust haze concentration is expected across the area during the next 24 to 48 hours. People with respiratory illnesses are advised to take the necessary precautions.

Moderate seas are expected during the next 24 hours with waves peaking near 8.0ft. An increase to peak near 10.0ft is projected by Tuesday night into Wednesday. Small craft operators and sea bathers, particularly on the east coast, are advised to exercise caution.