AgroMet Forecast - National Meteorological Service of Belize
Tropical Weather Outlook
  • At 9:00am Tropical Storm Harvey was centered near latitude 13.1N and longitude 61.3W or about 50 miles SSW of St. Lucia. Harvey was moving to the West at 21mph with Maximum sustained winds of 40mph. An area of low pressure located about 750 miles east-northeast of the Leeward Islands has a high chance of becoming a tropical cyclone during the next couple of days as it moves west-northwestward at about 20mph. Elsewhere, in the North Atlantic, the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico, tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 48 hours.

Hurricane Tips
  •  Fill sinks, bathtub and large containers with water as an extra supply for washing and flushing.
  •  During the hurricane season, fisher folks are strongly advised to stay informed via radio, listen to the weather bulletin before venturing out to sea. Move your boat to safe harbor early.
  •  Prepare your car in case of evacuation. Fill your tank and check your tires.
  •  Upon alert, farmers should harvest crops which can be stored, consumed and sold.

Prepared for Farmers and Livestock Producers of Belize

  Friday, August 18, 2017       05:55 AM
GENERALLY FAIR WEATHER AT FIRST AND THEN CONDITIONS BEGIN TO DETERIORATE AS TROPICAL STORM HARVEY APPROACHES THE AREA...
Sat, Aug 19 Sun, Aug 20 Mon, Aug 21 Tue, Aug 22
 
ISOLATED SHOWERS OR ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. A FEW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS, INCREASING. SOME SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. A FEW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS, DECREASING.
 
Coast Inland Hills Coast Inland Hills Coast Inland Hills Coast Inland Hills
89 °F 95 °F 82 °F 88 °F 93 °F 80 °F 85 °F 89 °F 76 °F 87 °F 92 °F 77 °F
80 °F 73 °F 66 °F 79 °F 72 °F 65 °F 78 °F 70 °F 66 °F 78 °F 70 °F 66 °F
 
Rainfall Rainfall Rainfall Rainfall
00.00-0.15 in 00.00-1.00 in 00.50-4.00 in 00.25-2.00 in
GUSTY WINDS AND POSSIBLE DAMAGING WINDS LIKELY EARLY NEXT WEEK. ALSO, HEAVY RAINFALL MAY LEAD TO FLASH-FLOODING AND LOCALISED FLOODING OVER LOW LYING AREAS.
Sunday, August 20, 2017

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Forecaster: Gordon, Ronald

Last Updated: Fri, Aug 18, 2017 | 05:52 AM