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Bermuda Marine Forecast

This forecast covers an area out to 25 nautical miles from the coastline
Issued at 11:30 am - Saturday, February 28, 2015
The next scheduled update will be issued at 4:30 pm
Small Craft Warning (Valid for Late Tonight through Sunday afternoon)

Marine Synopsis -

As a frontal boundary over the area slowly pushes to our east today, patchy rain and showers linger across the area with mainly light winds. Winds and seas increase tonight, decreasing on Sunday as high pressure builds in. The tail end of another front passes late Monday briefly increasing winds and seas.

Today -

  Winds north-northeasterly 5 to 10 knots, variable 5 knots at times, increasing 8 to 12 knots during the afternoon...  Patchy rain and showers with fair to poor visibility... Seas inside the reef 1 to 2 ft... Outside the reef 4 to 7 ft, increasing during the night...  Sunrise: 6:48 am.

Tonight -

  Winds north-northeasterly 8 to 12 knots, increasing 12 to 18 knots during the evening, then veering northeasterly and increasing 18 to 24 knots overnight...  Patchy rain and showers, decreasing in coverage overnight with fair to poor visibility... Seas inside the reef 1 to 3 ft... Outside the reef 6 to 9 ft...  Sunset: 6:15 pm.

Sunday -

  Winds northeasterly 18 to 24 knots, decreasing 12 to 18 knots by evening, veering easterly 8 to 12 knots overnight...  Isolated showers early with mainly fair visibility... Seas inside the reef 1 to 3 ft... Outside the reef 7 to 10 ft, decreasing during the afternoon inside the reef 1 to 2 ft... Outside the reef 5 to 8 ft...  Sunrise: 6:47 am; Sunset: 6:16 pm.

Monday -

  Winds southeasterly 8 to 12 knots, gradually veering through the day becoming west-southwesterly 12 to 18 knots during the evening, increasing northwesterly 16 to 22 knots overnight...  Isolated showers overnight with fair to poor visibility... Seas inside the reef 1 to 2 ft... Outside the reef 4 to 7 ft...  Sunrise: 6:45 am; Sunset: 6:17 pm.

Tuesday -

  Winds northerly 16 to 22 knots, decreasing 12 to 18 knots by the afternoon, veering easterly 10 to 15 knots overnight...  Isolated showers early, with mainly fair visibility... Seas inside the reef 1 to 2 ft... Outside the reef 6 to 9 ft, decreasing during the afternoon...  Sunrise: 6:44 am; Sunset: 6:18 pm.

Wednesday -

  Winds southeasterly 8 to 12 knots, veering southerly 10 to 15 knots by the evening...  Seas inside the reef 1 to 2 ft... Outside the reef 4 to 7 ft...  Sunrise: 6:43 am; Sunset: 6:18 pm.

Tides at St George's (for Great Sound tides, add 10 minutes):
High: 4:49 pm this afternoon: 0.8m/2.6ft, 5:31 am Sunday: 1m/3.3ft
Low: 11:04 pm tonight: 0.3m/1ft, 12:18 pm Sunday: 0.3m/1ft
Sea Surface Temperature: 19.5°C/67.1°F
Meteorologist: Fred Byrley, Observer: Michelle Pitcher