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Marine forecast





ISSUED: October 20, 2019.

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MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS AROUND CURAƇAO:

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Synopsis:
A moderate pressure pattern allows a generally moderate air flow with a slight
to moderate seas to persist across the forecast waters. Winds and seas are
foreseen to subside again by Tuesday.

Weather:
Partly cloudy sky in general with an occasional shower activity and risk of
thunder.

Visibility:
30 to 50 kilometer. Deteriorates to less than 10 km in heavier showers.

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

Seas:
Slight to moderate with wave heights around 1 meter (3 feet).



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Local wind forecast for the next 48 hours:
Easterly and a generally moderate; force 3 to 4 (12 to 30 km/h, 4 to 16 knots).
Occasionally fresh in gusts; force 5 (31 to 39 km/h, 17 to 21 knots).
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Synopsis....Moderate to fresh trade winds will prevail across most of the the basin through
Wed night, except for fresh to strong winds across portions of the Gulf of Honduras.
Fresh S to SE winds through the Yucatan Channel will gradually diminish Sun as Tropical Storm Nestor
accelerates towards the NE and exits the NE Gulf of Mexico region. An active tropical wave along 71W will
move W and reach the western Caribbean by Tue.
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Caribbean from 11N to 15N between 72W and 80W including Colombia Basin-
.TODAY...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Scattered showers and isolated tstms.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Scattered showers and isolated tstms.
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Scattered showers and isolated tstms.
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
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Caribbean S of 15N between 64W and 72W including Venezuela Basin-
.TODAY...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and isolated
tstms.
.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt Gulf of Venezuela, and E 15 to 20 kt
elsewhere.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and isolated tstms.
.MON...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and isolated
tstms.
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 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