Marine Forecast



06/13/2021

Departamento Meteorologico Aruba http://www.meteo.aw

Marine Forecast valid from 12/06/2021 to 13/06/2021

The ridge of the Atlantic high pressure system will support
moderate to fresh, at times strong to near gale force winds
in gusts. Reduced moisture levels will account for generally
dry weather to prevail. Saharan Dust is expected to persist
across the region over the next few days resulting in a
reduction in visibility.

Marine conditions: slight seas on the protected sites
and moderate seas on the south sites are in place.
Generally moderate seas are in place over the east to
northwest coastal regions.

WINDS : GENERALLY EAST, 17 TO 23 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS

WEATHER : PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A PASSING SHOWER IN
THE MORNING

VISIBILITY: 12 to 15 KM IN HAZY CONDITIONS

WAVE HEIGHT:
-IN SHELTERED OR PROTECTED AREAS: AROUND 1 FEET
-IN OPEN COASTAL REGIONS: 4 TO 7 FEET ON THE EAST
TO NORTHWEST FACING SECTIONS...
-OVER OPEN WATERS : 4 TO 7 FEET ON THE NORTH
FACING SECTIONS...

WAVE DIRECTION : FROM THE EAST

WAVE PERIOD : 6 SECONDS

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION OVER THE EAST TO
NORTHWEST COASTAL SECTIONS...

Next update will be issued 13/06/2021
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