Weather Outlook - 20th May 2022 (6am)

Patches of low level clouds and hazy conditions, with limited chance of showers will continue across Saint Vincent and the Grenadines for the remainder of the day. Winds will continue to blow from the east north east (ENE) at 20km/h-30km/h and seas are likely to remain slight to moderate in open waters with swells peaking at 1.0m on the west coasts and 2.0m on the eastern coasts for today.

Over the weekend, still, it is forecast to be rather dry, however the chance of a few scattered showers increases around Sunday. Winds are forecast to gradually increase to approximately 35km/h, becoming easterly (E). Consequently, a slight deterioration in seas is anticipated, with swells peaking at 1.5m on the west coasts and 2.2m-2.5m on the eastern coasts. In addition, there should be a decrease in the intensity of the haze intrusion.

Small craft operators and sea bathers are asked to exercise caution for gusty winds and above normal sea swells.

The tropical wave is presently located in the Mid - Atlantic, south of  9N, and is forecast to affect the Guianas over the weekend posing no direct threat to SVG.