ITCZ Expected To Drift Over TT Tonight


ITCZ Expected To Drift Over TT Tonight

The Inter Tropical Convergence Zone is expected to drift over Trinidad and Tobago tonight, followed by a Tropical Wave on Friday.

This is revealed in adverse weather alert yellow level.

It was issued at 4:10pm today.

Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service said periods of rain and/or showers of varying intensities are expected, with a high chance of heavy showers and thunderstorms that can produce intense rainfall in excess of 50mm.

Gusty winds in excess of 55 km/h may be experienced especially in the vicinity of heavy showers/thunderstorms.

Street/flash flooding and localized ponding are also likely in heavy downpours.

Seas can become agitated at times in sheltered areas and landslides/landslips are also possible in areas so prone.