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Weather: Mostly Clear
Temperature:
26.9ºC
80.42ºF
Heat index: 
29.6ºC
85.3ºF
Wind Direction: East
Wind Speed:
27.8 Km/h
17.2 Mph

Satellite (InfraRed)



Forecast

Weather Forecast for Bonaire and Curaçao valid until Wednesday morning 06:00 l.t., April 22, 2015

Issued:
Tuesday April 21, 2015. 05:00 l.t. (09:00 UTC).

Weather:
Today through Wednesday morning: Partly to briefly mostly cloudy with no significant precipitation.

Forecast high will be 31ºC and low will be 26ºC.
Sunrise will occur at 06:21 and sunset at 18:48 hours.

Winds:
Easterly and moderate to fresh; force 4 to 5 (20 to 39 km/h, 11 to 21 knots). Occasional strong gusts; force 6 (40 to 50 km/h, 22 to 27 knots).

Synopsis:
No significant changes are expected in the current regional weather pattern over the next 24 hours. Therefore, no significant precipitation is expected over the islands of Bonaire and Curacao.

Sea conditions:
Moderate with waves between 1 and 2 meters. Over the Northern coastal areas and in the passages in between the islands locally quite rough with waves to 2.5 meters.

Special features:
Today and Wednesday at approximately 12.34 hours, the Sun will be right above Bonaire and Curacao. At this time, no shadow will be observed of objects standing right up on the ground. This feature is observed twice a year and will repeat next August on the 20th and 21st.

Outlook until Thursday morning:
Partly cloudy skies with no significant precipitation.

Forecaster:
Abraham.

The next weather forecast will be issued on Tuesday at 12:00 l.t. (16:00 UTC).