Fire Forecast - National Meteorological Service of Belize
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.
Thursday, April 19, 2018Valid Time: (24 HRS)
SOME FIRES OR HOTSPOTS WERE OBSERVED ON SATELLITE IMAGERY ACROSS THE COUNTRY DURING THE PAST 24 HOURS.
RELATIVELY MOIST CONDITIONS CONTINUE OVER THE AREA...
  Corozal / Orange Walk / Belize Cayo / Stann Creek / Toledo
Sky
Maximum Temperature (°F) 84-90 78-90
R.H. % (mid-afternoon) 60-80 65-85
Wind (knots) 5-15 10-20
Lightning Risk (LR) LOW-MOD LOW-MOD
Prob of Precipitation (POP) MOD MOD
Fuel Condition REL DRY REL DRY
Fire Risk MOD MOD
Stations Sky Temp (°F) RH (%) Wind (Kt) LR POP
La Milpa Partly Cloudy 90 60 05-10 LOW LOW
Baldy Beacon Cloudy 78 85 10-20 MOD MOD
Douglas D'Silva Partly Cloudy 88 75 05-15 MOD MOD
Savannah Partly Cloudy 84 85 05-15 LOW MOD
(FRIDAY) MAINLY FAIR WEATHER, EXCEPT FOR A FEW SHOWERS OVER THE SOUTH. INCREASING FIRE RISK.

Definition of Some Terms

POP - Probability of Precipitation; LR - Lightening Risk; RH - Relative Humidity; MOD - is moderate.

Fax No. Forestry: 822-1523; Hill Bank 309-0909

Please note that the Fire Forecast is updated daily before 8:00 AM during the fire season, February to May.

Forecaster: Guy, Angelia

Last Updated: Thu, Apr 19, 2018 | 06:06 AM