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Marine forecast



ISSUED: JUNE 26, 2017.


MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS AROUND CURAƇAO:
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Synopsis:
A tropical will pass with most of its weather to the north of the region, some
showers can still develop during the course of the morning.

Weather:
Partly cloudy and generally dry weather conditions will prevail.

Visibility:
15 to 25 kilometers.

Winds:
Easterly and moderate to fresh; force 4 to 5 (11 to 21 knots).
Occasionally strong in gusts; force 6 (22 to 27 knots).

Seas:
Moderate with waves between 3 and 7 feet.


Local wind forecast for the next 48 hours:
Southeast to East and moderate to fresh; force 4 to 5 (11 to 21 knots).
Occasionally gusting force 6 ( 22 to 27 knots.)
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.Synopsis:......Modest Atlantic ridge remains centered across central
Atlantic and extends WSW along 28N-30N to central FL, and will shift
Northeast Tonight through Thursday. A tropical wave across the Southwest Caribbean
will move West across Central America Today. A second tropical wave
along 68W-69W will move across the central Caribbean through
late Tonight, and across the western Caribbean Tuesday through late
Wednesday. A third very broad tropical wave currently across the
central Atlantic will move into the tropical North Atlantic waters early Tuesday,
enter the eastern Caribbean Tuesday night, and reach the central
Caribbean Wednesday night.

Caribbean from 11N to 15N between 72W and 80W including Colombia Basin-
.Today...Within 90 nm of coast of Colombia, Northeast to East winds 20 to
25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet. Elsewhere, East winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to
10 feet. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.Tonight...Northeast to East winds 20 to 25 knots Within 90 nm of coast of
Colombia, and East 20 to 25 knots elsewhere. Seas 6 to 9 feet. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.Tuesday...East winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 10 feet. Scattered showers
and isolated thunderstorms.
.Tuesday Night...East winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.Wednesday...East winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 10 feet.
.Wednesday Night...Northeast to East winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 10 feet.
.Thursday...East winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 10 feet.
.Thursday Night...Northeast to East winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 9 feet.
.Friday...East winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet.
.Friday Night...East winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet.

Caribbean S of 15N between 64W and 72W including Venezuela Basin-
.TODAY...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Haze.
.TUE...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt Gulf of Venezuela, and E 20 to
25 kt elsewhere. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt Gulf of Venezuela, and E 15 to
20 kt elsewhere. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Haze.
.WED...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
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

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