** WEATHER UPDATE **: Meteorological Department St.Maarten

AIRPORT -- A tropical wave is currently passing through the Eastern Caribbean, coupled with favorable upper level conditions over our local area and the accompanying surge of moisture will cause unsettled weather. As a result, cloudy skies, breezy conditions isolated showers, some of which could...

UPDATE: Tropical Wave

  By NOAA NWS National Hurricane Center On this Saturday morning, a tropical wave is located over the tropical Atlantic Ocean about 1500 miles east-southeast of the southern Windward Islands, producing scattered showers and thunderstorms. This disturbance has changed little in organization since yesterday. However, some development...


  DATE ISSUED: Tuesday, May 09, 2017 @ 18:00 LST (22:00 UTC) VALID UNTIL: Wednesday evening (18:00 LST) May 10, 2017 WEATHER: Tonight through Wednesday evening: Cloudy to overcast and breezy with scattered showers, some of which may be heavy and a chance of isolated thunder. Forecast High: 29°C...

Storm possibly forming… way north of the Caribbean

Storm possibly forming... An area of disturbance way north of the Caribbean (northeast of the Bahamas) was showing signs of developing during the last few days. The NHC (National Hurricane Center) gave this system a 20-30% chance to develop within the next 5 days; however certain...

A 4.3-magnitude earthquake struck off the North coast of St. Kitts

  Source Eye 4 weather A 4.3-magnitude earthquake struck off the North coast of St. Kitts tonight @ 8:18pm. It's epicenter was located at 17.5N 62.8W or about 77 mi (124 km) Southeast of St. Maarten / 7 mi (12 km) North of Dieppe Bay Town, St. Kitts & Nevis. This moderate...

Sunday morning Earthquake was a 3.6-magnitude

  Source: Eye4weather ON Sunday Morning February 5, A 3.6-magnitude earthquake struck off the N coast of Anguilla & St. Maarten this morning (@ 9:28am). It's epicenter was located at 18.2N 631.W or about 12 mi (20 km) North of Marigot, St. Martin / 7 mi (12 km) West of Stoney Ground,...

NOAA’s GOES-R satellite heads to orbit, will improve weather forecasting

GOES-R, the first of NOAA’s highly advanced geostationary weather satellites, lifted off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, at 6:42 pm EST today. The satellite will boost the nation’s weather observation network and NOAA’s prediction capabilities, leading to more accurate and timely forecasts, watches and warnings. In...

WEATHER UPDATE: Wednesday’s (late) 5pm Tropical Update:

Wednesday's (late) 5pm Tropical Update: #Tropical #Storm #Matthew is currently located @ 13.8N 62.0W > about 300miles (485km) S of St. Maarten > about 65miles (110km) W of St. Lucia > about 480miles (775km) ENE of Curacao The bulk of the system will continue to pass south of the...

A tropical wave is expected to pass over Sint Maarten tonight or early tomorrow

WEATHER UPDATE: 9:00pm (September 08, 2016) Thursday's Tropical Update: A tropical wave is expected to pass over the local region overnight into tomorrow, bringing showers (some could be heavy) and possible thunder/lightning. >>> Road Caution is advised in low-lying & flood-prone areas. <<< A 2nd tropical...

Approaching tropical wave to bring inclement weather. Watch out for possible flooding and falling rocks

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The Meteorological Department of St. Maarten (MDS) reported on Tuesday evening that an active tropical wave approaching the Lesser Antilles will bring showers, some of which may be heavy and possible thunderstorms, to the local region tonight through...

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