|Agro Met Forecast|
AGRO METEOROLOGICAL FORECAST FOR FARMERS AND LIVESTOCK PRODUCERS OF BELIZE
NATIONAL METEOROLOGICAL SERVICE OF BELIZE
Moist and unstable conditions will affect the area..
Rainfall forecast for the country for the month of July 2014 is for 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) (128.9 - 230.4mm) or (5.1 - 9.1 inches)
Tower Hill (Orange Walk) (139.2 - 221.2mm) or (5.4 - 8.7 inches)
Belmopan (Cayo) (224.2 - 311.5mm) or (8.8 - 12.3 inches)
Central Farm (Cayo) (175.9 - 254.2mm) or (6.9 - 10.0 inches)
Spanish Look out (Cayo) (158.4 - 249.4mm) or (6.2 - 9.8 inches)
Central Coastal Areas Normal Rainfall
Philip Goldson Airport (Belize) (150.0 - 245.1mm) or (5.9 - 9.6 inches)
Southern Areas Normal Rainfall
Middlesex (Stann Creek) (303.1 - 439.3 mm) or (11.9 - 17.3 inches)
Melinda (Stann Creek Valley) (169.7 - 252.4mm) or (6.7 - 9.9 inches)
Savannah (South Stann Creek) (238.1 - 315.6mm) or (9.4 - 12.4 inches)
Pomona ( Stann Creek Valley) (269.8 - 324.5mm) or (10.6 - 12.8 inches)
Big Falls South (Punta Gorda) (425.2 - 579.5mm) or (16.7 - 22.8 inches)
Punta Gorda (Punta Gorda) (568.3 - 738.9mm) or (22.4 - 29.1 inches)
For Normal Temperatures to prevail over Belize and her coastal waters for the month of July 2014.
Normal Daily Temperatures that are expected across the country in July 2014 are as follows:
Orange Walk District
Tower Hill (28.9°C)
La Milpa (27.9°C)
Central Farm Cayo (28.0°C)
Belmopan Cayo (27.7°C)
Barton Creek ( 28.1°C)
Philip Goldson Airport (28.7°C)
Stann Creek District
Middesex (28.1 °C)
Melinda Forest Station (28.5°C)
Savannah Forest Station (28.2°C)
Punta Gorda District
Punta Gorda Agricultural Station (27.6°C)
Blue Creek (28.0°C)
Seasonal Precipitation forecast for July-August-September 2014 is for Below Normal rainfall to prevail over the country.
Rainfall that is expected over some areas of Belize for the July-August-September period are as follows:
Northern Areas and Inland Areas (Below Normal Rainfall)
Libertad (Corozal) (<458.9mm) or (<18.1 inches)
Tower Hill (Orange Walk) (<506.0mm) or (<19.9 inches)
Belmopan (Cayo) (<663.4mm) or (<26.1 inches)
Central Farm (Cayo) (<514.1mm) or (<20.2 inches)
Spanish Look out (Cayo) (<502.1mm) or (<19.8 inches)
Central Coastal Areas Below Normal Rainfall
Philip Goldson Airport (Belize) (<578.4mm) or (<22.8 inches)
St John's College (< 514.7mm) or ( <20.6 inches)
Southern Areas Below Normal Rainfall
Middlesex (Stann Creek) (<953.2mm) or (<37.5 inches)
Melinda (Stann Creek Valley) (<677.7mm) or (<26.7 inches)
Savannah (South Stann Creek) (<909.3mm) or (<35.8 inches)
Pomona ( Stann Creek Valley) (<908.2mm) or (<35.8inches)
Big Falls South (Punta Gorda) (<1268.8mm) or (<49.9 inches)
Punta Gorda (Punta Gorda) (<1603.7mm) or (<63.1 inches)
WARNINGS: Gusty and Strong winds can be damaging to Crops and Flooding can be expected in low lying and flood prone areas.
Winds: East to Northeast at 10-20kts with higher Gusts on Monday East to southeast at 15 to 25kts with higer gusts.
Next Update: Tuesday 15 July 2014 at 12:00pm