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Weather: Mostly Clear
Temperature:
31.3ºC
88.34ºF
Heat index: 
35.8ºC
96.4ºF
Wind Direction: East
Wind Speed:
25.9 Km/h
16.1 Mph
Pressure: 1010.8 hPa

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Forecast

Weather Forecast for Curaçao and surroundings valid until Sunday evening 18:00 l.t., August 19, 2018.

Issued:
Saturday August 18, 2018. 17:00 l.t. (21:00 UTC).

Weather:
This afternoon and evening partly cloudy with an overall dry condition. Sunday morning temporarily mostly cloudy with a chance of a few brief showers. Forecast high will be 32 ºC and the low will be 27 ºC. Sunrise will occur at 06:25 and sunset at 18:54 l.t.

Winds:
Easterly and gentle to moderate; force 3 to 4 (12 to 30 km/h, 7 to 16 knots). Occasionally fresh to possible strong in gusts; force 5 to 6 (31 to 50 km/h, 17 to 27 knots).

Synopsis:
A tropical wave over the Southeastern Caribbean is moving steadily towards the west. Sunday morning this system will move over our territory. However, most of the associated weather will remain over water. Furthermore, the Atlantic high will continue to support a moderate east trade wind across the local area.

Sea conditions:
Moderate with wave heights between 0.5 and 1.5 meters (2 and 6 feet).

Significant tropical weather systems:
None.

Special features:
A seismic tremor of magnitude 5.9 on the Richter scale was felt this afternoon at 3:39 P.M. local time near the Atlantic border of Colombia and Panama, there was no threat for a tsunami.

Outlook until Monday evening:
Partly cloudy and generally dry weather will persist.

Forecaster:
Statia.

The next weather forecast will be issued on Sunday 05:00 l.t. (09:00 UTC).