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Weather: Mostly Clear
Temperature:
29.8ºC
85.64ºF
Heat index: 
35.4ºC
95.8ºF
Wind Direction: East
Wind Speed:
24.1 Km/h
15 Mph

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Forecast

Weather Forecast for Bonaire and Curaçao valid until Monday evening 18:00 l.t., August 31, 2015

Issued:
Sunday August 30, 2015 17:00 l.t. (21:00 UTC).

Weather:
Remainder of today: Partly cloudy and a dry condition. Tonight through
Monday: Clear to partly cloudy with locally a brief shower possible during the early morning.

Forecast high will be 34ºC and low will be 27ºC.
Sunrise will occur at 06:25 and sunset at 18:47 hours.

Winds:
East to East-Southeast and moderate to fresh; force 4 to 5 (20 to 39 km/h, 11 to 21 knots). Mainly during the day an occasional gust to strong; force 6 (40 to 50 km/h, 22 to 27 knots).

Synopsis:
To the rear of a wave, a more stable atmospheric condition makes way for an overall dry condition over the local islands. Seas on the other hand will continue moderate, as a consequence of prevailing moderate to fresh winds across the local waters.

Sea conditions:
Moderate with 1 to 2 meter waves (4 to 7 feet). The highest wave action is over the northern zone and over the passages.

Significant tropical weather systems:
Tropical storm Fred moves west-northwest over the far eastern Tropical Atlantic and is anticipated to move later tomorrow Monday as a hurricane over the Cape Verde islands. During the remainder of the week it will most likely stay over the open Atlantic Ocean and be mainly of interest to shipping navigation.

Special features:
None.

Outlook until Tuesday evening:
Mostly clear and an inactive weather situation.

Forecaster:
Coffie

The next weather forecast will be issued on Monday at 05:00 l.t. (09:00 UTC).