Tropical Wave To Affect St Vincent By Thursday Night

With some ten days to go before the start of the 2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season, St Vincent and the Grenadines should experience its first weather system by Thursday  24th May 2018.

A tropical wave presently analyzed near 36 degrees West or 1400 miles east of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, is expected across our area by late Thursday.

At present, no significant deep convection is associated with the wave.

East to East South-east trade winds at 15km/h to 40km/h should continue, with higher gusts near shower.

Moderate easterly sea swells seas are expected during the next 72 hours with swells peaking near 2.0 meters (7.0 feet).

The met office will continue to monitor and update the nation accordingly.