DMA Marine Forecast


06/25/2017
Marine Forecast valid from 25/06/2017 to 26/06/2017

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

SYNOPSIS...Modest Atlc ridge from central Atlc W along 29N-30N
will maintain fresh to strong trades across central Caribbean
through early Monday then expand to E Carib during Monday.
A tropical wave along 73W will continue W across the SW Caribbean
today through Monday, and into Central America Tuesday. A second
tropical wave along 60W will cross the Lesser Antilles today and
move across the E Caribbean through tonight, the central Caribbean
Monday and the W Caribbean Tuesday and Wednesday. A third tropical
wave will reach the tropical N Atlc waters late Tuesday and move
across the entire E Caribbean Wednesday.

WINDS : EAST 17 TO 22 KT WITH HIGHER GUSTS

WEATHER : PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SHOWER; RISK OF A THUNDERSTORM BY MONDAY

VISIBILITY : 30 KILOMETERS; DROPPING TO 3- 5 KM IN SHOWERS

WAVE HEIGHT : 5 TO LOCALLY 7 FEET; BUILDING TO 8 FEET BY MONDAY

WAVE DIRECTION : FROM THE EAST

WAVE PERIOD : 8 SECONDS

ALERT: SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION OVER OPEN WATERS ESPECIALLY ON THE NW
COASTAL AREA AS SEAS ARE BUILDING TO 8 TO LOCALLY UP TO 9 FEET...

Next update will be issued 26/06/2017