|Agro Met Forecast|
AGRO METEOROLOGICAL FORECAST FOR FARMERS AND LIVESTOCK PRODUCERS OF BELIZE
NATIONAL METEOROLOGICAL SERVICE OF BELIZE
Conditions improve then become showery again later in the weekend...
Rainfall forecast for the country for the month of September 2014 is for Above Normal rainfall to prevail in the south and Normal rainfall over the rest of 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) (142.5 - 230.5mm) or (5.6 - 9.1 inches)
Tower Hill (Orange Walk) (157.8 - 222.9mm) or (6.2 - 8.7 inches)
Belmopan (Cayo) (213.5 - 278.9mm) or (8.4 - 10.9 inches)
Central Farm (Cayo) (140.6 - 203.9mm) or (5.5 - 8.0 inches)
Spanish Look out (Cayo) (125.2 - 196.5mm) or (4.9 -7.7 inches)
Central Coastal Areas Normal Rainfall
Philip Goldson Airport (Belize) (194.0 - 268.4mm) or (7.6 - 10.5 inches)
Southern Areas Normal Rainfall
Middlesex (Stann Creek) (>390.2 mm) or ( >15.3inches)
Melinda (Stann Creek Valley) (>339.7 mm) or ( >13.4inches)
Savannah (South Stann Creek) (>384.9mm) or ( >15.2inches)
Pomona ( Stann Creek Valley) (>403.5mm) or ( >15.9inches)
Big Falls South (Punta Gorda) (>494.7mm) or (>19.5 inches)
Punta Gorda (Punta Gorda) (>614.1mm) or (>24.1 inches)
For Above Normal Temperatures to prevail over Belize and her coastal waters for the month of September 2014.
Normal Daily Temperatures that are expected across the country in September 2014 are as follows:
Orange Walk District
Tower Hill (>29.0°C)
La Milpa (>27.4°C)
Central Farm Cayo (>27.7°C)
Belmopan Cayo (>27.9°C)
Barton Creek ( >27.5°C)
Philip Goldson Airport (>28.2°C)
Stann Creek District
Middesex (>27.9 °C)
Melinda Forest Station (>28.5°C)
Savannah Forest Station (>28.1°C)
Punta Gorda District
Punta Gorda Agricultural Station (>28.0°C)
Blue Creek (>28.4°C)
Seasonal Precipitation forecast for September-October-November 2014 is for Above Normal rainfall to prevail over the south of the country and Below Normal Rainfall to prevail over the rest of the country.
Rainfall that is expected over some areas of Belize for the September-October-November period are as follows:
Northern Areas and Inland Areas (Below Normal Rainfall)
Libertad (Corozal) (<395.5mm) or (<16.2 inches)
Tower Hill (Orange Walk) (<434.8mm) or (<19.8 inches)
Belmopan (Cayo) (<569.3mm) or (<23.0 inches)
Central Farm (Cayo) (<502.3mm) or (<18.3 inches)
Spanish Look out (Cayo) (<459.3mm) or (<18.2 inches)
Central Coastal Areas Below Normal Rainfall
Philip Goldson Airport (Belize) (<619.0mm) or (<23.5 inches)
St John's College (< mm) or ( < inches)
Southern Areas Below Normal Rainfall
Middlesex (Stann Creek) (>937.4mm) or (>36.9 inches)
Melinda (Stann Creek Valley) (>866.7mm) or (>34.1 inches)
Savannah (South Stann Creek) (>945.5mm) or (>37.2 inches)
Pomona ( Stann Creek Valley) (>911.4mm) or (>35.9inches)
Big Falls South (Punta Gorda) (>1023.6mm) or (>40.3inches)
Punta Gorda (Punta Gorda) (>1208.6mm) or (>47.6 inches)
WARNINGS: Localized Flooding can be expected in Flood prone and lowlying areas.
Winds: East at 10-20kts .
Next Update: Monday 15 September 2014 at 12:00pm