……. Rainfall is expected to be near normal to above normal this season……
Based on a number of global models, historical data and subjective input, the following forecast has been made for the island of St. Maarten for the next three (3) months — namely February to April 2018.
Based on the Precipitation Outlook for the Caribbean for the months of February to April , rainfal for the Northeastern Caribbean including St. Maarten is predicted as follows:
40% Chance of being Above Normal (more than  178.9 mm/7 in)
35% Chance of being Near Normal  (148.1 mm – 178.9  mm/6 in- 7 in)
25% Chance of being Below Normal (less than  148.1 mm/6 in)
This means, that rainfall for this season is most likely to be above normal. During February to April, it is expected that there will be sunny days and some days with  showers.  

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This information is provided by the Meteorological Department of St. Maarten in collaboration with CARICOF. There are no guarantees concerning the accuracy, totality, reliability, or suitability of this outlook. The information may be used freely by the public with appropriate acknowledgement of its source, but shall not be modified in content and then presented as an original material.