Grand Bahama Abaco Bimini

EXTREME NORTHWEST BAHAMAS 6 AM PUBLIC FORECAST

EXTREME NW BAHAMAS 3-DAY PUBLIC FORECAST FOR TODAY AND TONIGHT WEDNESDAY 19TH JUNE 2019

GENERAL SITUATIONRIDGE AXIS NEARBY WILL MAINTAIN A MOIST SOUTH THROUGH SOUTHWEST WIND FLOW DURING THIS FORECAST PERIOD.  MID-UPPER LEVEL TROUGHING IN OUR REGION COULD STILL SUPPORT SOME CONVECTION OVER PORTIONS OF OUR AREA WHILE SLOWLY EXITING.

SPECIAL WARNINGS: ADVERSE WEATHER RISK WILL INCLUDE WATERSPOUTS, A STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORM & LOCALIZED FLOODING IN OUR AREA

AREA(GRAND BAHAMA, ABACO, BIMINI AND THEIR ADJACENT WATERS)

WEATHER: FAIR SKIES THEN CLOUDY, BREEZY & MUGGY LATER TODAY INTO TONIGHT ALONG WITH A THREAT FOR SHOWERS & THUNDERSTORMS

ADVISORY:      BOATERS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR GUSTY WINDS AND HIGHER SEAS WITH HEAVIER CONVECTION

WINDS:         SOUTH THRU WEST 10 KNOTS AT FIRST; 12-18 KNOTS TOWARD SUNSET WITH HIGHER GUSTS AT TIMES

LOCAL SEAS:    1 TO 2 FEETBUT AROUND 4 FEET NORTH & EAST OF THE ABACOS

GULF STREAM:   LESS THAN 2 FEET

SWELLS:        ESE 2 FEET

DAYTIME HIGH TEMPERATURE:  89°F 32°C      HEAT INDEX: >100°F 39 °C     

OVERNIGHT LOW TEMPERATURE: 76°F 24 °C                                 

SUNSET:   8:10 PM

SUNRISE:  6:22 AM THU.  

MOONSET:  8:18 AM     MOO

FORECAST FOR THURSDAY

WEATHER:       SUNNY INTERVALS AND STEAMY OUTSIDE THE THREAT SOME SHOWERS & THUNDERSTORMS

ADVISORY:      BOATERS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR GUSTY WINDS & HIGHER SEAS WITH HEAVIER CONVECTION

WINDS:         SOUTHERLY 10-15 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS

LOCAL SEAS:    2 TO 4 FEET

GULF STREAM:   LESS THAN 2 FEET

SWELLS:        ESE 2 FEET

FORECAST FOR FRIDAY

WEATHER:       SUNNY INTERVALS AND STEAMY WITH A DIMINISHING THREAT FOR SHOWERS & A THUNDERSTORM3

ADVISORY:      BOATERS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR GUSTY WINDS & HIGHER SEAS WITH HEAVIER CONVECTION

WINDS:         SOUTH THRU WESTERLY 10 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS

LOCAL SEAS:    1 TO 3 FEET

GULF STREAM:   LESS THAN 2 FEET

SWELLS:        ESE 2 FEET

TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK: (JUNE 1ST THRU NOVEMBER 30TH)

 …TROPICAL CYCLONE FORMATION IS NOT EXPECTED DURING THE NEXT 5 DAYS.

FORECASTER: KIRK. JAMES

NRISE: 10:18 PM