Bahamas public forecast
This is a public forecast for today and tonight Saturday 20th April 2019.
General situation: Pre-frontal activity will produce unsettled weather across the Northwest and Central Bahamas as it moves Eastwards today followed by a cold front moving South-eastwards across the Northwest
Bahamas this morning.
Special warnings: Beachgoers should refrain from swimming and small
craft operators should remain in port due to rough surf this morning.
Northwest and Central
cloudy and windy at first with scattered showers and thunderstorms,
mainly in lines ahead of the front but gradually becoming fair and mild
behind the front tonight.
Advisory: Small craft should remain in port this morning…boaters should
be alert for gusty winds and higher seas in or near heavy showers or
Winds: South-southwest to West-Northwest at 15 to 25 knots with stronger gusts but decreasing to 10 to 15 knots and turning more West to Northwest later.
Seas: 5 to 8 feet over the ocean but higher in gusts but becoming 2 to 4 feet later.
Weather: Partly sunny, breezy and warm with few passing showers likely
today. Variably cloudy tonight with numerous showers and isolated
Advisory: Small craft advisory is in effect this morning.
Winds: South-southeast to South-southwest at 15 to 20 knots over open waters, decreasing to 10 to 15 knots later.
Seas: 4 to 7 feet over the ocean, falling to 2 to 4 feet later.
Daytime high temperature 84 °f 29 °c
Overnight low temperature 70 °f 21 °c
Sunrise: 6:43 am sunset: 7:33 pm
Moonset: 7:45 am moonrise: 9:02 pm
High tide: 8:14 am & 8:41 pm
Low tide: 2:25 pm & 3:06 am Sun
Extended forecast: The cold front over the Central
Bahamas will continue to the Southeast
Bahamas with some unsettled weather affecting the islands on Sunday and Monday.
Forecast for Sunday
Weather: Variably cloudy and warm with scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms mainly across the Central and southeast
Winds: Northwesterly at 10 to 15 knots in the Northwest
Bahamas variable at 10 knots or less in the Central and southeast
Seas: 2 to 4 feet in the NW
Bahamas and 1 to 3 feet over the Central and SE
Forecast for Monday
Weather: Partly sunny and warm with few passing showers across the Central and southeast
Winds: Northeasterly at 10 to 15 knots in the Northwest and Central
Bahamas and Northeast to East at 10 to 15 knots in the southeast
Seas: 2 to 4 feet over the entire