Marine Forecast



06/27/2019
Marine Forecast valid from 26/06/2019 to 27/06/2019

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

SYNOPSIS...A weak pres gradient between the Bermuda high
and low pres over northern Colombia is producing generally
moderate to fresh trade winds across the Caribbean and
tropical N Atlantic, with strong breezes N of Colombia,
the Gulf of Venezuela and the Gulf of Honduras.

The Bermuda high will strengthen beginning today increasing
winds across the central and SW basin through the weekend.
Winds will pulse to minimal gale force NW of the coast of
Colombia at night through Thursday night, and then again
Saturday night. Expect also some increasing winds and seas
E of the Lesser Antilles Friday through Sunday.

WINDS : MAINLY EAST, 17 TO 22 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO 33 KNOTS AT TIMES...

WEATHER : PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A BRIEF SHOWER POSSIBLE

VISIBILITY: 20 KM IN SLIGHTLY HAZY CONDITIONS

WAVE HEIGHT:
IN SHELTERED AREAS: 2 FEET OR LESS
OVER OPEN WATERS : 5 TO 7 FEET ON THE E, NE
TO NW COASTAL SECTIONS...

WAVE DIRECTION : FROM THE EAST

WAVE PERIOD : 8 SECONDS

OPERATORS OF SMALL VESSELS ARE ADVISED TO EXERCISE CAUTION
OVER OPEN WATERS, ESPECIALLY OVER THE EAST TO NORTHWEST
COASTAL REGIONS...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BECOME
NECESSARY BY FRIDAY...

Next update will be issued 27/06/2019
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