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Weather: Partly Cloudy
Temperature:
29.3ºC
84.74ºF
Heat index: 
32.8ºC
91.1ºF
Wind Direction: Southeast
Wind Speed:
33.3 Km/h
20.7 Mph

Satellite (InfraRed)



Forecast

Weather Forecast for Bonaire and Curaçao valid until Saturday midday 12:00 l.t., May 30, 2015

Issued:
Friday May 29, 2015. 11:00 l.t. (15:00 UTC).

Weather:
Today through Saturday midday: Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with a few isolated to possibly scattered showers with risk of a local thunderstorm.

Forecast high will be 32ºC and low will be 25ºC.
Sunrise will occur at 06:10 and sunset at 18:56 hours.

Winds:
Easterly and moderate to fresh; force 3 to 5 (12 to 39 km/h, 7 to 21 knots). An occasional gust mainly in and around showers to possibly strong; force 6 (40 to 50 km/h, 22 to 27 knots).

Synopsis:
A tropical wave was located this morning over the East Caribbena area and moves westwards. This system is expected to reach the local islands during early Saturday. During the next 24 hours more clouds are expected to move across the local region with isolated to scattered showers and risk of thunder.

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

Special features:
None.

Outlook until Sunday midday:
Partly cloudy with a brief local shower during the morning.

Forecaster:
Luciano

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