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Marine forecast





ISSUED: May 19, 2019.

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MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS AROUND CURAƇAO:

Synopsis:
High pressure over the Atlantic extends across the Caribbean Sea and supports a
moderate to fresh wind over the forecast waters. Waves could peak to 7 foot over
the exposed waters.

Weather:
Partly cloudy sky and a persistent dry condition.

Visibility:
15 to 25 kilometer.

Winds:
Easterly and moderate to fresh; force 4 to 5 (11 to 21 knots),
Occasionally strong in gusts; force 6 (22 to 27 knots).

Seas:
Moderate with waves between 1 and 2 meter (3 to 6 feet).

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Local wind forecast for the next 48 hours:
Easterly and moderate to fresh; force 4 to 5 (11 to 21 knots).
Occasionally strong in gusts; force 6 (22 to 27 knots).
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Synopsis.....Fresh to occasionally strong trades are expected
across most of the central Caribbean and the Gulf of Honduras
through Wednesday. Smoke and haze from fires in Central America will
reduce visibilities in the Gulf of Honduras the next few days.

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Caribbean from 11N to 15N between 72W and 80W including Colombia Basin-
Today...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Scattered showers.
Tonight...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Monday...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Scattered showers.
Monday Night...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots within 90 nm of coast of
Colombia, and East 15 to 20 knots elsewhere. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Tuesday...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Tuesday Night...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Wednesday...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Wednesday Night...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Thursday...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Thursday Night...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
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Caribbean S of 15N between 64W and 72W including Venezuela Basin-
Today...Northeast to East winds 15 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Tonight...Northeast to East winds 15 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Monday...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Monday Night...Northeast to East winds 15 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Tuesday...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Tuesday Night...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Wednesday...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Wednesday Night...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Thursday...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Thursday Night...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

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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..

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