Fire Forecast - National Meteorological Service of Belize
Hurricane Tips
  •  Fill sinks, bathtub and large containers with water as an extra supply for washing and flushing.
  •  During the hurricane season, fisher folks are strongly advised to stay informed via radio, listen to the weather bulletin before venturing out to sea. Move your boat to safe harbor early.
  •  Prepare your car in case of evacuation. Fill your tank and check your tires.
  •  Upon alert, farmers should harvest crops which can be stored, consumed and sold.
Wednesday, May 23, 2018Valid Time: (24 HRS)
A FEW FIRES OR HOT SPOTS WERE DETECTED ON SATELLITE IMAGERY OVER NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN AREAS DURING THE PAST 24 HOURS.
RELATIVELY MOIST AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS PREVAIL..
  Corozal / Orange Walk / Belize Cayo / Stann Creek / Toledo
Sky
Maximum Temperature (°F) 89-96 84-96
R.H. % (mid-afternoon) 65-75 60-70
Wind (knots) 5-15 5-10
Lightning Risk (LR) MOD MOD
Prob of Precipitation (POP) MOD MOD
Fuel Condition REL DRY REL DRY
Fire Risk MOD MOD
Stations Sky Temp (°F) RH (%) Wind (Kt) LR POP
Baldy Beacon Partly Cloudy 84 60 10-15 MOD MOD
Douglas D'Silva Partly Cloudy 88 70 5-10 MOD MOD
La Milpa Partly Cloudy 96 65 5-10 MOD MOD
Savannah Partly Cloudy 89 75 5-15 MOD MOD
FOR THURS IS FOR AN IMPROVEMENT DURING THURS. FIRE RISK WILL REMAIN MODERATE.

Definition of Some Terms

POP - Probability of Precipitation; LR - Lightening Risk; RH - Relative Humidity; MOD - is moderate.

Fax No. Forestry: 822-1523; Hill Bank 309-0909

Please note that the Fire Forecast is updated daily before 8:00 AM during the fire season, February to May.

Forecaster: Wellington, Francisca

Last Updated: Wed, May 23, 2018 | 05:28 AM