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Weather Forecast: Saturday to Monday

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN 

DATE ISSUED: Friday, September 24, 2021 @ 18:00 LST (22:00 UTC)  

VALID UNTIL: Saturday evening (18:00 LST) September 25, 2021 

 

WEATHER:     

Tonight through Saturday evening: Partly cloudy, becoming cloudy at times with isolated showers. 

Forecast High: 32°C / 90°F             Forecast Low: 27°C / 81°F 

   

Sunset Today: 6:06 P.M.                 Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:01 A.M.   

   

SURFACE WINDS: 
Tonight through Saturday evening: Easterly to Southeasterly with a light to gentle breeze of 04 to 10 mph, becoming lighter and variable at times. 

  

SYNOPSIS:   

An approaching tropical wave will increase the likelihood of showers during this forecast period. A weak Atlantic high pressure system will continue to generate light winds.  

Seas will remain slight to moderate during the next few days.  

STATE OF THE SEA:  Slight to moderate         WAVES/SWELLS: 4 to 6 feet  

   

SPECIAL FEATURE: 
At 5:00 pm, Hurricane Sam was located about 1290 miles east-southeast of  

St. Maarten, with maximum sustained winds near 85 mph with higher gusts. Additional strengthening is forecast as it moves towards the west near 12 mph and Hurricane Sam is expected to become a major hurricane on Saturday.  

The Meteorological Department of St. Maarten will continue to monitor this system and update the public accordingly. 

 

 

  

OUTLOOK through Sunday evening: Partly cloudy with brief isolated showers possible.  

   

3-DAY FORECAST 

DAY  

Saturday 

Sunday 

Monday 

  

WEATHER 

Partly Cloudy/Cloudy,
Isolated Showers 

Partly Cloudy, 

Isolated Showers Possible 

Fair/Partly Cloudy, 

Isolated Showers Possible 

HIGH TEMP 

32°C / 90°F 

33°C / 91°F 

33°C / 91°F 

LOW TEMP 

27°C / 81°F 

27°C / 81°F 

27°C / 81°F 

SUNRISE 

06:01 AM 

06:02 AM 

06:02 AM 

SUNSET 

06:05 PM 

06:04 PM 

06:04 PM

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Weather Forecast: Friday to Sunday

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN 

DATE ISSUED: Thursday, September 23, 2021 @ 18:00 LST (22:00 UTC)  

VALID UNTIL: Friday evening (18:00 LST) September 24, 2021 

…TROPICAL STORM SAM STRENGTHENING… 

WEATHER:     

Tonight:  Partly cloudy with isolated showers possible. 

Friday: Partly cloudy, becoming cloudy at times with passing showers.  

Forecast High: 31°C / 87°F             
Forecast Low: 26°C / 79°F 

   

Sunset Today: 6:08 P.M.                 
Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:01 A.M.   

   

SURFACE WINDS: 
Tonight through Friday evening: Southeasterly with a light to gentle breeze of 04 to 10 mph, becoming lighter and variable at times. 

  

SYNOPSIS:   

Available moisture along with warm southeasterly winds will cause cloudy periods and isolated showers across the local region. Meanwhile, a loose surface pressure gradient will maintain light winds. 

Seas will remain slight to moderate during the next few days.  

STATE OF THE SEA:  Slight to moderate         
WAVES/SWELLS: 4 to 6 feet  

   

SPECIAL FEATURE: 
At 5:00pm, the center of Tropical Storm Sam was located about 1635 miles east-southeast of St. Maarten with maximum sustained winds near 60 mph and higher gusts. Additional strengthening is forecast, and Sam is expected to become a hurricane tomorrow, as it moves towards the west near 16 mph. 

The Meteorological Department of St. Maarten will continue to monitor this system and update the public accordingly. 

 

 

OUTLOOK through Saturday evening: Partly cloudy, becoming cloudy at times with isolated showers.  

 

3-DAY FORECAST 

DAY  

Friday 

Saturday 

Sunday 

  

WEATHER 

Partly Cloudy,
Isolated Showers 

Partly Cloudy, 

Isolated Showers 

Partly Cloudy, 

Local Showers possible 

HIGH TEMP 

31°C / 87°F 

31°C / 87°F 

32°C / 90°F 

LOW TEMP 

26°C / 79°F 

26°C / 79°F 

27°C / 81°F 

SUNRISE 

06:01 AM 

06:01 AM 

06:02 AM 

SUNSET 

06:06 PM 

06:05 PM 

06:04 PM

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Weather Forecast: Thursday to Saturday

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN 

DATE ISSUED: Wednesday, September 22, 2021 @ 18:00 LST (22:00 UTC)  

VALID UNTIL: Thursday evening (18:00 LST) September 23, 2021 

WEATHER:     

Tonight through Thursday evening: Partly cloudy with local showers possible. 

Forecast High: 32°C / 90°F             
Forecast Low: 27°C / 81°F 

   

Sunset Today: 6:08 P.M.                 
Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:01 A.M.   

   

SURFACE WINDS: 
Tonight through Thursday evening: Southeasterly with a light to gentle breeze of 04 to 10 mph, becoming lighter and variable at times. 

SYNOPSIS:   

A relatively drier and more stable airmass will limit the chance for shower activity. Meanwhile, a loose surface pressure gradient will maintain light winds.   

Seas will remain slight to moderate during the next few days.  

STATE OF THE SEA:  Slight to moderate         
WAVES/SWELLS: 4 to 6 feet  

   

SPECIAL FEATURE: 
Tropical Depression #18 formed in the eastern Atlantic about 2030 miles southeast of St. Maarten with maximum sustained winds near 35 mph at 5:00pm. The depression is forecast to become a tropical storm by tomorrow, and could be near hurricane intensity by the weekend, as it moves towards the west at 15 mph across the Atlantic Ocean. 

The Meteorological Department of St. Maarten will continue to monitor this system and update the public accordingly. 


 

OUTLOOK through Friday evening: Partly cloudy with passing showers.  

 

3-DAY FORECAST 

DAY  

Thursday 

Friday 

Saturday 

  

WEATHER 

Partly Cloudy, 

Local Showers possible 

Partly Cloudy, 

Passing Showers 

Partly Cloudy,
Isolated Showers 

HIGH TEMP 

32°C / 90°F 

31°C / 87°F 

31°C / 87°F 

LOW TEMP 

27°C / 81°F 

26°C / 79°F 

26°C / 79°F 

SUNRISE 

06:01 AM 

06:01 AM 

06:01 AM 

SUNSET 

06:07 PM 

06:06 PM 

06:05 PM

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Weather Forecast: Tuesday to Thursday

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR ST. MAARTEN UNTIL 
6:00 AM TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21ST 

WEATHER:     

Tonight through Tuesday evening: Partly cloudy skies, becoming cloudy at times with isolated showers and a chance of thunder. 

Forecast High: 31°C / 87°F             Forecast Low: 26°C / 79°F 

   

Sunset Today: 6:10 P.M.                 Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:01 A.M.   

   

SURFACE WINDS: 
Tonight through Tuesday evening: Northwesterly to southerly with a light to gentle breeze of 04 to 12 mph, becoming lighter and variable at times. 

  

SYNOPSIS:   

Lingering instability and moisture associated with Tropical Storm Peter will account for isolated showers and the possibility of isolated thunderstorms across the region.
Meanwhile, sea conditions will gradually improve as Peter moves further away from local waters. Nevertheless, small craft operators and sea bathers are advised to exercise extreme caution. The small craft advisory will be discontinued on Tuesday. 

STATE OF THE SEA:  Moderate to rough        WAVES/SWELLS: 5 to 8 feet  

   

SPECIAL FEATURES: 
1. At 5:00 PM (2100 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Peter was located near latitude 20.0 North, longitude 61.8 West, or approximately 160 miles northeast of St. Maarten. Peter is moving toward the west northwest at 14 mph with maximum sustained winds near 50 mph (85 km/h), with higher gusts.  

On the forecast track, Peter is forecast to pass about 155 miles north northeast of St. Maarten within the next few hours. The public is hereby urged to closely monitor its progress.   

  1. Tropical Storm Rose remains over the eastern tropical Atlantic and poses no threat to St. Maarten.
  1. A tropical wave located in the far eastern Atlantic is showing signs of development. Therefore, a tropical depression is likely to form by Thursday or Friday while the system moves westward at 10 to 15 mph across the eastern and central tropical Atlantic Ocean.

The Meteorological Department of St. Maarten will continue to monitor this system and update the public accordingly. 

OUTLOOK through Wednesday evening: Partly cloudy to cloudy with isolated showers.  

   

3-DAY FORECAST 

DAY  

Tuesday 

Wednesday 

Thursday 

  

WEATHER 

Partly Cloudy/Cloudy, 

Isolated Showers,  

Isol. Thunder poss. 

Partly Cloudy 

Isolated Showers 

Partly Cloudy,
Passing Showers  

HIGH TEMP 

31°C / 87°F 

32°C / 90°F 

32°C / 90°F 

LOW TEMP 

26°C / 79°F 

26°C / 79°F 

27°C / 81°F 

SUNRISE 

06:01 AM 

06:01 AM 

06:01 AM 

SUNSET 

06:09 PM 

06:08 PM 

06:07 PM

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Weather Forecast: Monday to Wednesday

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN 

DATE ISSUED: Sunday, September 19, 2021 @ 18:00 LST (22:00 UTC)  

VALID UNTIL:  Monday evening (18:00 LST) September 20, 2021 

…A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR ST. MAARTEN UNTIL 

6:00 AM TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21ST… 

 

WEATHER:     

Tonight through Monday evening: Mostly cloudy with scattered showers, some of which may be heavy and isolated thunderstorms. 

Forecast High: 31°C / 88°F             Forecast Low: 24°C / 75°F 

   

Sunset Today: 6:10 P.M.                 Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:01 A.M.   

   

SURFACE WINDS: 
Tonight: North northeasterly to east northeasterly with a light to moderate breeze of 04 to 14 mph and higher gusts possible. 

Monday morning through evening: West southwesterly to southerly with a light to moderate breeze of 04 to 14 mph and higher gusts possible.  

  

SYNOPSIS:   

Instability and abundant moisture associated with Tropical Storm Peter will cause cloudiness, showers and thunderstorms across the region. In addition, seas will deteriorate during the next 24 hours. Residents and users of areas prone to flooding and rock-fall should be vigilant. 

A small craft advisory is in effect for St. Maarten as 9 feet swells generate by Tropical Storm Peter are expected to affect local waters. Small craft operators and sea bathers are advised to exercise extreme caution.  

STATE OF THE SEA:  Moderate to rough      WAVES/SWELLS: 5 to 9 feet  

   

SPECIAL FEATURES: 
1. At 5:00 PM (2100 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Peter was located near latitude 18.4 North, longitude 57.8 West, or approximately 350 miles east of
St. Maarten. The system is moving toward the west northwest at 17 mph with maximum sustained winds are near 45 mph (75 km/h) and higher gusts. 

On the forecast track, Peter is predicted to pass about 145 miles north northeast of St. Maarten late Monday. The public is hereby urged to closely monitor its progress. 

  1. Tropical Storm Rose formed over the eastern tropical Atlantic this afternoon. 

This system poses no threat to St. Maarten. 


The Meteorological Department of St. Maarten will continue to monitor these systems and update the public accordingly. 

OUTLOOK through Tuesday evening: Partly cloudy to cloudy with isolated showers and a chance of isolated thunderstorms. 

   

3-DAY FORECAST 

DAY  

Monday 

Tuesday 

Wednesday 

  

WEATHER 

Mostly Cloudy,  

Scattered Showers, Isolated Thunderstorms 

Partly Cloudy/Cloudy, 

Isolated Showers, Thunderstorms Possible 

Partly Cloudy, 

Isolated Showers Possible 

HIGH TEMP 

31°C / 88°F 

31°C / 88°F 

32°C / 90°F 

LOW TEMP 

24°C / 75°F 

26°C / 79°F 

27°C / 81°F 

SUNRISE 

06:01 AM 

06:01 AM 

06:01 AM 

SUNSET 

06:10 PM 

06:09 PM 

06:08 PM 

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Weather Forecast: Sunday to Tuesday

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN 

DATE ISSUED: Saturday, September 18, 2021 @ 18:00 LST (22:00 UTC)  

VALID UNTIL:  Sunday evening (18:00 LST) September 19, 2021 

WEATHER:     

Tonight: Partly cloudy with passing showers possible. 

Sunday morning through evening: Partly cloudy at first, becoming increasingly cloudy with isolated showers and a chance of isolated thunderstorms. 

Forecast High: 32°C / 90°F             Forecast Low: 27°C / 81°F 

   

Sunset Today: 6:11 P.M.                 Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:00 A.M.   

   

SURFACE WINDS: 
Tonight through Sunday evening: Easterly to northeasterly with a light to moderate breeze of 04 to 13 mph. 

  

SYNOPSIS:   

An approaching area of low pressure will cause cloudiness, showers and possible thunderstorms during the latter part of this forecast period.  

Seas are expected to peak at 5 feet during the next 24 hours and gradually deteriorate on Sunday night.  

STATE OF THE SEA:  Slight to Moderate      WAVES/SWELLS: 3 to 5 feet  

   

SPECIAL FEATURES: 
A tropical depression or tropical storm is likely to form tonight as showers and thunderstorms association with an area of low pressure located about 650 miles east-southeast of St. Maarten, continue to show signs of organization.
This system is expected to be near St. Maarten on Monday and Tuesday,  therefore the public is urged to closely monitor its progress.
The Meteorological Department of St. Maarten will continue to monitor the system and provide special advisories if necessary. 

OUTLOOK through Monday evening: Generally cloudy with scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms. 

   

3-DAY FORECAST 

DAY  

Sunday 

Monday 

Tuesday 

  

WEATHER 

Partly Cloudy/Cloudy, 

Isolated Showers, Thunderstorms Possible  

Generally Cloudy,  

Scattered Showers, Isolated Thunderstorms  

Partly Cloudy/Cloudy, Breezy, 

Isolated Showers, Thunderstorms Possible 

HIGH TEMP 

32°C / 90°F 

30°C / 86°F 

31°C / 88°F 

LOW TEMP 

27°C / 81°F 

25°C / 77°F 

26°C / 79°F 

SUNRISE 

06:00 AM 

06:01 AM 

06:01 AM 

SUNSET 

06:10 PM 

06:10 PM 

06:09 PM

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Weather Forecast: Saturday to Monday

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN 

DATE ISSUED: Friday, September 17, 2021 @ 18:00 LST (22:00 UTC)  

VALID UNTIL:  Saturday evening (18:00 LST) September 18, 2021 

WEATHER:     

Tonight through Saturday evening: Partly cloudy to occasionally cloudy with brief showers possible. 

Forecast High: 32°C / 90°F             Forecast Low: 27°C / 81°F 

   

Sunset Today: 6:12 P.M.                 Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:00 A.M.   

   

SURFACE WINDS: 
Tonight through Saturday evening: Easterly to northeasterly with a light to moderate breeze of 06 to 15 mph. 

  

SYNOPSIS:   

Pockets of moisture drifting with the light to moderate easterly wind flow may trigger brief showers during this forecast period. Small concentrations of Saharan dust will continue to drift across the region leading to slightly hazy conditions.    

Seas will remain slight to moderate throughout this weekend. Some gradual deterioration is expected by Monday.  

STATE OF THE SEA:  Slight to Moderate      WAVES/SWELLS: 3 to 5 feet  

   

SPECIAL FEATURES: 
An area of low-pressure located several hundred miles southeast of St. Maarten could form a tropical depression over the weekend or early next week. 

Computer models are indicating that the system could pass to the north or very close to St. Maarten Monday and Tuesday. The public is therefore urged to closely monitor this system over the weekend. The Meteorological Department of St. Maarten will continue to monitor the system and provide special advisories if it becomes necessary. 

Tropical storm Odette the 15th named storm of the 2021 season formed at 5pm off the eastern coast of the United States. Odette poses no threat to St. Maarten. 

OUTLOOK through Sunday evening: Partly cloudy with brief isolated showers possible.  

   

3-DAY FORECAST 

DAY  

Saturday 

Sunday 

Monday 

  

WEATHER 

Partly Cloudy, 

Slightly Hazy, 

Brief Showers Possible  

Partly Cloudy 

Brief Showers Possible 

Cloudy/ 

isolated Showers  

HIGH TEMP 

32°C / 90°F 

32°C / 90°F 

31°C / 88°F 

LOW TEMP 

27°C / 81°F 

27°C / 81°F 

26°C / 79°F 

SUNRISE 

06:00 AM 

06:00 AM 

06:00 AM 

SUNSET 

06:11 PM 

06:10 PM 

06:10 PM

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Weather Forecast: Friday to Sunday

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN 

DATE ISSUED: Thursday, September 16, 2021 @ 18:00 LST (22:00 UTC)  

VALID UNTIL:  Friday evening (18:00 LST) September 17, 2021 

WEATHER:     

Tonight through Friday evening: Partly cloudy to cloudy with slight haze and isolated showers possible. 

Forecast High: 32°C / 90°F             Forecast Low: 27°C / 81°F 

   

Sunset Today: 6:13 P.M.                 Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:00 A.M.   

   

SURFACE WINDS: 
This afternoon through Friday midday: Easterly with a light to moderate breeze of 06 to 15 mph. 

  

SYNOPSIS:   

Pockets of low level moisture transported by the gentle to moderate easterly wind flow may trigger isolated showers during the forecast period. Small concentrations of Saharan dust will continue to drift across the region leading to slightly hazy conditions.    

Seas will remain slight to moderate during the next few days.  

STATE OF THE SEA:  Slight to Moderate      WAVES/SWELLS: 3 to 5 feet  

   

SPECIAL FEATURES: 
Showers and thunderstorms associated with a low-pressure area located in the central tropical Atlantic have become less organized. However, a tropical depression is likely to form this weekend. 

The Meteorological Department of St. Maarten will continue to monitor this system and update the public accordingly. 

OUTLOOK through Saturday evening: Partly cloudy with brief isolated showers possible.  

   

3-DAY FORECAST 

DAY  

Friday 

Saturday 

Sunday 

  

WEATHER 

Partly Cloudy/Cloudy 

Slightly Hazy, 

Isolated Showers  

Partly Cloudy 

Brief Showers Possible 

Partly Cloudy/isolated
Showers  

HIGH TEMP 

32°C / 90°F 

32°C / 90°F 

31°C / 88°F 

LOW TEMP 

27°C / 81°F 

27°C / 81°F 

26°C / 79°F 

SUNRISE 

06:00 AM 

06:00 AM 

06:00 AM 

SUNSET 

06:12 PM 

06:11 PM 

06:10 PM

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Weather Forecast: Thursday to Saturday

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN 

DATE ISSUED: Wednesday, September 15, 2021 @ 18:00 LST (22:00 UTC)  

VALID UNTIL: Thursday evening (18:00 LST) September 16, 2021 

WEATHER:     

Tonight through Thursday evening: Partly cloudy with slight haze and brief showers possible. 

Forecast High: 32°C / 90°F             Forecast Low: 27°C / 81°F 

   

Sunset Today: 6:14 P.M.                 Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:00 A.M.   

   

SURFACE WINDS: 
Tonight through Thursday evening: Southeasterly to easterly with a gentle to moderate breeze of 08 to 16 mph. 

  

SYNOPSIS:   

A drier and more stable air mass with Saharan dust moving into the region is forecast to reduce shower activity across the local area. Slightly hazy conditions will also be evident.   

Seas will remain slight with waves peaking up to 4 feet during this forecast period.  

STATE OF THE SEA:  Slight        WAVES/SWELLS: 3 to 4 feet  

   

SPECIAL FEATURES: 
Showers and thunderstorms associated with a low-pressure area located in the eastern Atlantic continue to show signs of development. A tropical depression is likely to form during the next couple of days. 

The Meteorological Department of St. Maarten will continue to monitor this system and update the public accordingly. 

OUTLOOK through Friday evening: Partly cloudy with brief isolated showers possible.  

   

3-DAY FORECAST 

DAY  

Thursday 

Friday 

Saturday 

  

WEATHER 

Partly Cloudy 

Slightly Hazy 

Brief Showers Possible 

Partly Cloudy 

Brief Showers Possible 

Partly Cloudy
Showers Possible 

HIGH TEMP 

32°C / 90°F 

32°C / 90°F 

32°C / 90°F 

LOW TEMP 

27°C / 81°F 

27°C / 81°F 

27°C / 81°F 

SUNRISE 

06:00 AM 

06:00 AM 

06:00 AM 

SUNSET 

06:13 PM 

06:12 PM 

06:11 PM 

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Weather Forecast: Wednesday to Friday

PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN 

DATE ISSUED: Tuesday, September 14, 2021 @ 18:00 LST (22:00 UTC)  

VALID UNTIL: Wednesday evening (18:00 LST) September 15, 2021 

WEATHER:     

Tonight through Wednesday morning: Cloudy with isolated showers and possible isolated thunderstorms.
Wednesday midday through evening: Partly cloudy with isolated showers possible. 

Forecast High: 32°C / 90°F             Forecast Low: 26°C / 79°F 

   

Sunset Today: 6:15 P.M.                 Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:00 A.M.   

   

SURFACE WINDS: 
Tonight through Wednesday evening: East northeast to southeasterly with a light to moderate breeze of 05 to 14 mph and higher gusts possible. 

  

SYNOPSIS:   

Moisture and instability in wake of a tropical wave is predicted to produce isolated showers with the possibility for a few isolated thunderstorms during this forecast period. A gradual improvement is expected as time progress. 

Seas are currently subsiding. Tranquil marine conditions are expected for the next couple days.  

STATE OF THE SEA:  Slight        WAVES/SWELLS: 3 to 4 feet  

   

SPECIAL FEATURES: 
Showers and thunderstorms associated with a low-pressure area located just west of the African coast is likely to develop into a tropical depression during the next couple of days. 

The Meteorological Department of St. Maarten will continue to monitor this system and update the public accordingly. 

OUTLOOK through Thursday evening: Partly cloudy and hazy with brief isolated showers possible.  

   

3-DAY FORECAST 

DAY  

Wednesday 

Thursday 

Friday 

  

WEATHER 

Partly Cloudy 

Isolated Showers, Possible Thunderstorms  

Partly Cloudy 

Hazy
Brief Showers Possible 

Partly Cloudy
Hazy
Showers Possible 

HIGH TEMP 

32°C / 90°F 

33°C / 91°F 

32°C / 90°F 

LOW TEMP 

26°C / 79°F 

27°C / 81°F 

27°C / 81°F 

SUNRISE 

06:00 AM 

06:00 AM 

06:00 AM 

SUNSET 

06:14 PM 

06:13 PM 

06:12 PM

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