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Bermuda Marine Forecast

This forecast covers an area out to 25 nautical miles from the coastline
Issued at 5:30 am - Wednesday, December 07, 2016
The next scheduled update will be issued at 11:30 am
Small Craft Warning (Valid for  This morning through Thursday morning)

Marine Synopsis -

Strong winds with gale force gusts and scattered showers continue into the afternoon as a low pressure system passes to the north. Winds and seas become moderate on Thursday and then another cold front brings strong winds and scattered showers later on Friday. Conditions then gradually settle through the weekend.

Today -

  Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 knots gusts to 45 knots, especially around showers, veering westerly in the afternoon...  Scattered showers with fair to poor visibility, becoming isolated showers in the afternoon... Seas inside the reef 2 to 4 ft... Outside the reef 7 to 12 ft, increasing during the afternoon...  Sunrise: 7:08 am.

Tonight -

  Winds westerly 18 to 24 knots, decreasing west-northwesterly 15 to 20 knots late tonight...  Seas inside the reef 2 to 3 ft... Outside the reef 5 to 10 ft, decreasing during the night...  Sunset: 5:13 pm.

Thursday -

  Winds west-northwesterly 12 to 18 knots, backing westerly late night...  Seas inside the reef 2 to 3 ft... Outside the reef 5 to 9 ft, decreasing during the morning inside the reef 2 to 3 ft... Outside the reef 4 to 8 ft...  Sunrise: 7:08 am; Sunset: 5:14 pm.

Friday -

  Winds west-southwesterly 12 to 18 knots, increasing 18 to 24 knots, by noon, veering northwesterly 12 to 18 knots by evening...  Isolated to scattered showers in the afternoon and evening with fair to poor visibility... Seas inside the reef 2 to 3 ft... Outside the reef 4 to 7 ft...  Sunrise: 7:09 am; Sunset: 5:14 pm.

Saturday -

  Winds northwesterly 12 to 18 knots, veering north-northwesterly overnight...  Isolated showers with fair visibility... Seas inside the reef 2 to 3 ft... Outside the reef 4 to 8 ft...  Sunrise: 7:10 am; Sunset: 5:14 pm.

Sunday -

  Winds northerly 10 to 15 knots, veering easterly in the evening, decreasing southwesterly 8 to 12 knots late night...  Seas inside the reef 1 to 2 ft... Outside the reef 4 to 7 ft...  Sunrise: 7:10 am; Sunset: 5:14 pm.

Tides at St George's (for Great Sound tides, add 10 minutes):
Low: 7:57 am this morning: 0.4m/1.3ft, 8:37 pm this evening: 0.4m/1.3ft
High: 2:06 pm this afternoon: 1m/3.3ft, 2:51 am tonight: 1m/3.3ft
Sea Surface Temperature: 19.6°C/67.3°F
Meteorologist: Michelle Pitcher, Observer: Christa Gierlinger