Weather update

The Cayman area will continue to experience overcast rainy weather conditions through Thursday night with improving conditions from early Friday as the front dissipates.

Satellite pictures continue to show extensive cloudiness and showers covering the northwest Caribbean associated with a stationary front. An additional 1 to 2 inches of rainfall is expected during the next 12 to 24 hours.

Residents in low lying areas are advised to continue to take all necessary precautions.

Winds over the open seas are expected to be moderate with higher gusts in squally conditions in and around heavy showers through Thursday night. Light winds and seas are expected to prevail from Friday morning.

Rough seas are expected in squally conditions in and around heavy showers. Small craft should continue to exercise caution over open waters.