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Marine forecast





ISSUED: March 22, 2019.

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MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS AROUND CURAƇAO:

Synopsis:
A weak pressure pattern over the Caribbean allows a gentle to moderate flow to
prevail
across the forecast waters. Waves could peak to 5 foot at times over the outer
waters.

Weather:
Partly cloudy to clear with an overall dry condition.

Visibility:
15 to 25 kilometers.

Winds:
Easterly and gentle to moderate; force 3 to 4 (7 to 16 knots).
An occasional higher gust to fresh; force 5 (17 to 21 knots).

Seas:
Slight to moderate with wave heights between 0.5 to 1.5 meter (2 to 4 feet).

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Local wind forecast for the next 48 hours:
Easterly and gentle to moderate; force 3 to 4 (7 to 16 knots).
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Synopsis......A cold front reaching from eastern Cuba to Nicaragua will drift
Southeast and gradually dissipate Today. Fresh
to strong Northeast winds expected at night near the coast of Colombia through
Tuesday.
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Caribbean from 11N to 15N between 72W and 80W including Colombia Basin-
.Today...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots within 90 nm of coast of Colombia, and
Northeast 10 to 15 knots elsewhere. Seas 4 to
6 feet.
.Tonight...Northeast to East winds 20 to 25 knots within 90 nm of coast of
Colombia, and Northeast 10 to 15 knots elsewhere.
Seas 4 to 6 feet.
.Saturday...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
.Saturday Night...Northeast to East winds 20 to 25 knots within 90 nm of coast
of Colombia, and Northeast 15 to 20 knots
elsewhere. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
.Sunday...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
.Sunday Night...Northeast to East winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
.Monday...Northeast to East winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
.Monday Night...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
.Tuesday...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
.Tuesday Night...Northeast 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 winds 15 to 20 knots Gulf of Venezuela, and East 10 to 15
knots elsewhere. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
.Tonight...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
.Saturday...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots Gulf of Venezuela, and East
15 to 20 knots elsewhere. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
.Saturday Night...Northeast to East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
.Sunday...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
.Sunday Night...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
.Monday...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
.Monday Night...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 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.

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