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Marine forecast





ISSUED: November 15, 2018.

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MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS AROUND CURAÇAO:
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Synopsis:
Increasing cloud coverage at times will result in a couple of showers through
today.
Relatively more significant showers are foreseen unto the next day or two.
The local winds are expected to strengthen gradually in the course of the next
day.

Weather:
Partly cloudy in general a a couple of isolated showers.

Visibility:
30 to 50 kilometers.

Winds:
Easterly and gentle to moderate; force 3 to 4 (7 to 16 knots). Mainly during the
day or in showers,
occasionally fresh to possible strong in gusts; force 5 to 6 (17 to 27 knots).

Seas:
Tranquil to moderate with wave heights between 1 and 2 meters (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).
Higher gusts to strong; force 6 (22 to 27 knots).
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Synopsis....Fresh to strong northerly winds are observed west of a
cold front reaching from western Cuba to central Honduras. The
front will slowly move southeast, eventually stalling from eastern
Cuba to eastern Honduras by Saturday. East swell will maintain seas 8 feet
or above for tropical North Atlantic through the end of the week.
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Caribbean from 11N to 15N between 72W and 80W including Colombia Basin-
Today...Northeast to East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Tonight...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots within 90 nm of coast of
Colombia, and Northeast to East 10 to 15 knots elsewhere. Seas 5 to 7 feet in
Northeast
to East swell.
Friday...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots within 90 nm of coast of
Colombia, and Northeast to East 10 to 15 knots elsewhere. Seas 5 to 7 feet in
Northeast
to East swell.
Friday Night...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Saturday...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Saturday Night...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Sunday...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet.
Sunday Night...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet.
Monday...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet in Northeast
to East
swell.
Monday Night...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet.
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Caribbean S of 15N between 64W and 72W including Venezuela Basin-
Today...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots Gulf of Venezuela, and East 15 to
20 knots elsewhere. Seas 6 to 8 feet in East swell. Scattered showers.
Tonight...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet in East swell.
Friday...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet in East swell.
Friday Night...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet in East swell.
Saturday...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Saturday Night...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Sunday...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Sunday Night...East winds 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Monday...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Monday Night...East winds 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 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