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Forecast Tides for Schottegat, Curacao on 04/02/2024



06:42 0.29 Meter High Tide
15:15 -0.08 Meter Low Tide
20:16 0.04 Meter High Tide
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Marine forecast





ISSUED: July 12, 2024.

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MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS AROUND CURAÇAO:
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Synopsis:
A tropical wave located over the eastern Caribbean area continues to move in a
westerly direction. This system is expected to move across our local area during
late today onto Saturday morning. During the next 24 hours patches of cloudiness
are expected to increase from time to time over our island and surroundings with
a few isolated showers.

Weather:
Generally partly cloudy with a chance of an isolated shower.

Visibility:
15 to 25 kilometer.

Winds:
Easterly and gentle to fresh; force 3 to 5 (12 to 39 km/h, 7 to 21 knots).
Occasionally strong in gusts; force 6 (40 to 50 km/h, 22 to 27 knots).

Seas:
Moderate with wave heights between 1 and 1.5 meter (3 and 5 feet).

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Local wind forecast for the next 48 hours:
Easterly and gentle to fresh; force 3 to 5 (12 to 39 km/h, 7 to 21 knots).
Occasionally strong in gusts; force 6 (40 to 50 km/h, 22 to 27 knots).

Synopsis.....
High pressure north of the area will support fresh
to strong trade winds across much of the central and southwestern
Caribbean Sea through the forecast period. Winds may pulse to
near gale force at night off NW Colombia tonight. Seas will
peak near 10 ft tonight and Sat night. Gentle to moderate
northeast to east winds are forecast for the northwestern
Caribbean, increasing to fresh speeds at night in the Gulf of
Honduras, the lee of Cuba and the Windward Passage today
through Sat night.
Caribbean from 11N to 15N between 72W and 76W including Colombia-.TODAY...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in NE to E swell.
.SAT...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft in NE to E swell.
.SAT NIGHT...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in NE to E swell.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in NE to E swell.
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in NE to E swell.
.TUE...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in NE to E swell.
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

Caribbean S of 15N between 68W and 72W including Gulf of Venezuela-
.TODAY...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft in E swell.
.SAT NIGHT...Winds E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN...E winds 20 to 25 kt S of 13N, and E 15 to 20 kt N of 13N. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 20 to 25 kt S of 13N, and E 15 to 20 kt N of 13N. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 20 to 25 kt S of 13N, and E 15 to 20 kt N of 13N. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
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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