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Marine forecast



ISSUED: July 29, 2017.


MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS AROUND CURAƇAO:
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Synopsis:
A moderate to strong winds will prevail through the next several days onto the
weekend.
This will cause a generally moderate local seas during the next day or two.

Weather:
Partly cloudy with a light morning shower possible.

Visibility:
25 to 50 kilometers.

Winds:
Easterly and moderate to fresh; force 4 to 5 (11 to 21 knots).
Gusting occasionally to strong; force 6 (22 to 27 knots).

Seas:
Moderate with waves of 3 to 7 foot.


Local wind forecast for the next 48 hours:
Easterly moderate to fresh; force 4 to 5 (11 to 21 knots). An occasional gusts
to strong; force 6 (21 to 27 knots).
. .Synopsis:......Fresh to strong winds will prevail across the south-
central Caribbean the next several days. This weekend, mainly
moderate to locally fresh trades will prevail elsewhere, except
gentle to moderate in the NW Caribbean. Fresh trades are forecast
across the waters E of the Lesser Antilles Sun, spreading over the
NE Caribbean Mon through Tue night with seas building to 8 to 9
ft over the Atlc waters and passages.

Caribbean from 11N to 15N between 72W and 80W including Colombia Basin-
.TODAY...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Scattered showers.
.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

Caribbean S of 15N between 64W and 72W including Venezuela Basin-
.TODAY...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt Gulf of Venezuela, and E to SE
15 to 20 kt elsewhere. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt Gulf of Venezuela, and E
20 to 25 kt elsewhere. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...Gulf of Venezuela, E winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NE to E
10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Elsewhere, E to SE winds 15 to
20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt Gulf of Venezuela, and E
15 to 20 kt elsewhere. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

PLEASE FIND MORE MARINE WEATHER INFORMATION FOR OTHER SECTIONS OF THE CARIBBEAN AREA, THE TROPICAL AND SOUTHWESTERN
NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN ON THE WEB SITE OF THE TROPICAL PREDICTION CENTER AT: http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/text/MIAOFFNT3.shtml?text

NEXT MARINE FORECAST WILL BE ISSUED TOMORROW MORNING AT 10:00 UTC.