|Agro Met Forecast|
AGRO METEOROLOGICAL FORECAST FOR FARMERS AND LIVESTOCK PRODUCERS OF BELIZE
NATIONAL METEOROLOGICAL SERVICE OF BELIZE
A slight increase in moisture during the week.
Rainfall forecast for the country for the month of April 2014 is Below Normal rainfall to prevail over Belize and her coastal waters..
Rainfall amount that is expected across districts stations are as follows.
Northern Areas and Inland Areas (Normal Rainfall)
Libertad (Corozal) ( <9.6mm) or (<0.37inches)
Tower Hill (Orange walk (<10.3 mm) or (<0.40inches)
Belmopan (Cayo) (<16.2 mm) or (<0.63 inches)
Central Farm (Cayo) (<17.9 mm) or (<0.70inches)
Spanish Look out (Cayo) (<16.9 mm) or (<0.66 inches)
Central Coastal Areas Normal Rainfall
Philip Goldson Airport (Belize) (<27.1 mm) or ( <1.06 inches)
Southern Areas Normal Rainfall
Middlesex (Stann Creek) (<15.5 mm) or (<0.61inches)
Melinda (Stann Creek Valley) (<29.6 mm) or (<1.17inches)
Savannah (South Stann Creek) (<32.8 mm) or (<1.29inches)
Pomona ( Stann Creek Valley) (<34.5) or (<1.36inches)
Big Falls South (Punta Gorda) ( <35.9mm) or (<1.41inches)
Punta Gorda (Punta Gorda) (<38.0 mm) or (<1.49inches)
For normal temperatures to prevail over Belize and her coastal waters for the month of April 2014.
Normal Daily Temperatures that are expected across the country in April 2014 are as follows:
Orange Walk District
Tower Hill (27.0°C)
La Mipa (27.0°C)
Central Farm Cayo (27.3.9°C)
Belmopan Cayo (27.3°C)
Barton Creek ( 27.6°C)
Philip Goldson Airport (27.3°C)
Stann Creek District
Middesex ( 26.7°C)
Melinda Forest Station (27.5°C)
Savannah Forest Station (28.7°C)
Punta Gorda District
Punta Gorda Agricultural Station (27.1°C)
Blue Creek (28.1°C)
Seasonal Precipitation forecast for April-May-June 2014 is for equal chance of Normal to Below Normal rainfall to prevail over the country.
WARNINGS: Small Craft Caution
Winds: East to southeast at 5 to 15kts on Tuesday and Wednesday, thereafter on Thursday and Friday East to southeast at 10-20kts.
Next Update: Thursday 17 April 2014 at 12:00pm