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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: April 15, 2024.

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MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS AROUND CURAƇAO:
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Synopsis:
During the next 24 hours a ridge from the northeast will continue to maintain an
overall dry condition with mainly moderate winds over the local area.

Weather:
Generally partly cloudy and mainly dry.

Visibility:
20 to 30 kilometer.

Winds:
Easterly and gentle to moderate; force 3 to 4 (12 to 30 km/h, 7 to 16 knots). A
few occasional gusts to fresh; force 5 (31 to 39 km/h, 17 to 21 knots).

Seas:
Moderate with wave heights between 1 to 1.5 meter (3 to 5 feet). Along the
northern sea board, breakers generated by northeast swells to about 2 meter (7
feet).

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Local wind forecast for the next 48 hours:
Easterly and gentle to moderate; force 3 to 4 (12 to 30 km/h, 7 to 16 knots).
A few occasional gusts to fresh; force 5 (31 to 39 km/h, 17 to 21 knots).

Synopsis...
Fresh to strong winds will prevail off the coast of
Colombia, pulsing to gale- force today with seas to 11 ft.
Fresh to occasionally strong winds will pulse in the Windward
Passage, S of the Dominican Republic, and in the Lee of Cuba for
the next few days. Otherwise, moderate to locally fresh winds
and moderate seas can be expected across much of the basin
through the middle of the week.

Caribbean S of 15N between 68W and 72W including Gulf of Venezuela-
.TODAY...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...NE to E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...NE to E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Caribbean S of 15N between 64W and 68W including Venezuela Basin-
.TODAY...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...E winds 15 to 20 kt S of 13N, and E 10 to 15 kt N of 13N. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 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