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Yes...another weather question

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Yes...another weather question

OK, so I admit it - I am a weather-a-holic.

I am flying in on Tuesday for a week.

Every weather report I read says something different. I am reading Torrential Rains on one which made me post here.

What is the local weather forecast? Maybe more accurate than the various ones I am reading.

I know I will enjoy myself either way, but homestly for my one weeks vacation and the money I'd rather enjoy myself in sunshine.

My luck with weather in the Caribbean has never been good, hope this breaks the streak.

Thanks

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1. Re: Yes...another weather question

Anyone of the following sites will help is estimating what the weather will be like. All weather crystal balls are presently being adjusted as they have been inaccurate. All meteorologists are presently recalibrating their instruments. Plus my friends arthritic knee is sore so there is some rain to be expected, his knee just can't tell him when but a few beers or a rum and whatever ease the pain.

http://www.barbados-weather.com/ is a site that gives standard weather information that gives current and projected weather information.

http://barbados-guide.info/weather is a site that has Average Daily, High Temperature, Average Daily Low Temperature, Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches), % Days with Clear or Partly Cloudy Skies.

tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g147262-Barbados-Vac… site has basic information for anyone contemplating going to Barbados and looking at what the weather and temperature can be like.

wunderground.com/history/…MonthlyHistory.html site has detailed monthly and daily historical information so that one can see what can be expected.

http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/ for those interested in knowing the most immediate and up to date information on any tropical storms developing or hurricanes, their projected track with wind speed and a great amount of detailed maps, this is the most authoritative site in the world.

http://www.stormcarib.com/ is a site where anyone interested in what the immediate, present situation is on any island in the Caribbean. For Barbados just click on Barbados and there will be someone living in Barbados who will answer your question, live in most cases or has a contact e mail address.

http://www.barbados.org/weather.htm this site has good basic weather information for anyone looking at going to Barbados or planning a trip and quickly wants to know what to expect.

http://www.climatetemp.info/barbados/ this site has detailed information with charts and graphs that will give someone looking at going at some point in the future the type of weather and temperature they can expect.

http://www.royalwestmoreland.com/webcam this site has live pictures of the weather and beach in Mullins.

surfline.com/surf-report/… this site gives weather and tidal information for the East Coast Soup Bowl Surfing area.

http://portstcharles.com/display.php?page=9 this webcam site gives current pictures of the conditions at Port St.Charles.

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2. Re: Yes...another weather question

We have been here for 2 weeks = despite the forecasts we have had only one day (Friday last)- when it was cloudy for much of the day , sea was choppy, and we had showers on and off all day-when our plans were disrupted. The rest of the time the showers have been generally light and pass through swiftly. The odd thundery downpour at night. The forecasts read as though it was rain rain rain !!!!! Sure you will be fine

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3. Re: Yes...another weather question

We have been here since the 17th Nov. and in our opinion we have seen far more rain than we did in Nov. 2009. Several times we have had to come off the beach and sit in the car for shelter. Still wouldn't stop us coming again at this time of year though.

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4. Re: Yes...another weather question

The showers are localized as well I've had no rain where I live today (eastern side) but friends just visited me and they live near the University and their car was wet. Town has also had rain but I've had none.

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5. Re: Yes...another weather question

Just ensure you are well stocked with sunscreen for sun, rum for rain.

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