Marine Forecast



09/28/2022

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

Marine Forecast valid from 28/09/2022 to 29/09/2022

...CARIBBEAN SEA & LOCAL REGION...

The ridge of the Atlantic high pressure
system will provide the region with a
gentle to moderate wind with a few fresh
east- southeasterly gusts. The ITCZ is
active, providing moisture and unstable
air to the local region. This can induce
a locally passing to brief showers with
also some thunder during this forecast
period.

Smooth seas are noted on the protected sites
and moderate seas on the south sites. Generally
moderate seas are noted over the east to northwest
coastal sections with seas in the range of 3 to 4,
locally 5 feet. Small craft operators are advised
to exercise caution near areas of showers and or
thunderstorms.

WINDS : EAST TO EAST-SOUTHEAST DIRECTIONS, 07 TO
17 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS

WEATHER : PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A BRIEF SHOWER
AND RISK OF THUNDER

VISIBILITY: 25 KM; DROPPING TO 5 KM IN SHOWERS

WAVE HEIGHT:
-IN SHELTERED OR PROTECTED AREAS: 1 FEET OR LESS
-IN OPEN COASTAL REGIONS: 3 TO 4, LOCALLY 5 FEET
ON THE EAST TO NORTHWEST COASTAL SECTIONS
-OVER OPEN WATERS : 3 TO 4, LOCALLY 5 FEET ON
THE NORTH FACING SECTIONS...

WAVE DIRECTION : FROM THE EAST

WAVE PERIOD : 6 TO 7 SECONDS

Next update will be issued 29/09/2022
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