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Weather: Mostly Clear
Temperature:
28ºC
82.4ºF
Heat index: 
32.2ºC
89.9ºF
Wind Direction: East
Wind Speed:
14.8 Km/h
9.2 Mph

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Forecast

Weather Forecast for Curacao and surroundings valid until Tuesday midday 12:00 l.t., September 27, 2016.

Issued:
Monday September 26, 2016, 11:00 l.t. (15:00 UTC).

Weather:
Today: Partly cloudy skies and mostly dry. Tonight through Tuesday. Partly, at times mostly cloudy with a few local showers, with risk of thunder.

Forecast high will be 34ºC, and the low will be 28ºC.
Sunrise will occur at 06:25 and sunset at 18:29 l.t.

Winds:
Easterly and gentle to moderate; force 3 to 4 (12 to 30 km/h, 7 to 16 knots). During the day, occasionally fresh to possibly strong in gusts; force 5 to 6 (31 to 50 km/h, 17 to 27 knots).

Synopsis:
A tropical wave located over eastern Caribbean and moving weastward. This system will advect moisture into our region which in turn will enhance the chances for shower activity. There is also a risk for thunder.

Sea conditions:
Tranquil to locally moderate with wave heights between 0.5 and 1.5 meters (2 to 5 feet).

Significant tropical weather systems:
A tropical wave with a low pressure area located over the Tropical Atlantic has a medium chance of becoming a Tropical cyclone during the next 2 days. The Meteorological Department Curacao will monitor this system closely and issue information or warnings if conditions warrant.

Special features:
None.

Outlook until Wednesday morning:
Partly cloudy skies and mainly dry.

Forecaster:
Figueroa

The next weather forecast will be issued on Monday at 17:00 l.t. (21:00 UTC).