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30.6°C / 87.1°F
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Weather Forecast for Bonaire and Curaçao valid until Wednesday midday 12:00 l.t., July 30, 2014.

Issued:
Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 11:00 l.t. (15:00 UTC).

Weather:
Today through Wednesday midday: Generally partly cloudy and mainly dry today. A brief shower is possible in a couple of spots after midnight.

Forecast high will be 33ºC and low will be 26ºC.
Sunrise will occur at 06:21 and sunset at 19:02 hours.

Winds:
Easterly and gentle to fresh; force 3 to 5 (12 to 39 km/hr,7 to 21 knots). Mainly during daytime, occasionally strong in gusts; force 6 (40 to 50 km/hr, 22 to 27 knots).

Synopsis:
Little significant cloudiness is expected over our region during this forecast period and the dry weather will therefore prevail over our islands. Only early Wednesday morning some clouds could become dense enough to generate a couple of passing light showers over some sections of Bonaire and Curaçao.

Sea conditions:
Generally moderate with wave heights between 3 and 7 feet.

Significant tropical weather systems:
An area of low pressure was located this morning over the eastern tropical Atlantic Ocean at about 1600 kilometers west-southwest of the Cape Verde and was becoming better defined. This system could become a tropical depression later today or tomorrow. The Meteorological Department will monitor this system closely during the next few days..

Special features:
None.

Outlook until Thursday midday:
Partly cloudy and locally a passing shower possible during mainly the morning.

Forecaster:
Abraham.

The next weather forecast will be issued Tuesday at 18:00 l.t. (22:00 UTC).