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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 - Thursday, September 20, 2018
The next scheduled update will be issued at 11:30 am
Small Craft Warning (Valid for  This morning through Friday night)
Thunderstorm Advisory (Valid for  This morning through This evening)

Marine Synopsis -

An area of low pressure developing along an approaching frontal boundary will continue to strengthen bringing a few showers with a risk of thunder through this evening. The low is expected to move near Bermuda and bring periods of moderate to strong winds with potential gale force gusts. Moderate to strong winds persist into Saturday. Expect fair weather for the weekend.

Today -

  Winds southwesterly 12 to 18 knots, increasing 20 to 25 knots this morning and 20 to 30 knots with potential gusts to 35 knots this afternoon...  Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms with fair to poor visibility... Seas inside the reef 2 to 3 ft... Outside the reef 5 to 10 ft, increasing during the morning...  Sunrise: 7:05 am.

Tonight -

  Winds west-southwesterly 15 to 25 knots, veering and easing northwesterly 12 to 18 knots in the evening, veering northerly overnight...  Scattered showers, chance evening thunder with fair to poor visibility. Showers diminishing overnight... Seas inside the reef 1 to 3 ft... Outside the reef 4 to 9 ft, decreasing during the night...  Sunset: 7:18 pm.

Friday -

  Winds northerly 12 to 18 knots, soon increasing northeasterly 15 to 25 knots, increasing 20 to 30 knots by evening, easing slightly overnight...  Isolated showers with mainly fair visibility... Seas inside the reef 2 to 4 ft... Outside the reef 7 to 12 ft, increasing during the afternoon inside the reef 2 to 3 ft... Outside the reef 6 to 10 ft, decreasing during the night...  Sunrise: 7:06 am; Sunset: 7:17 pm.

Saturday -

  Winds east-northeasterly 20 to 25 knots, easing 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon and 12 to 18 knots overnight...  Isolated showers with mainly fair visibility... Seas inside the reef 2 to 3 ft... Outside the reef 6 to 10 ft, decreasing...  Sunrise: 7:07 am; Sunset: 7:16 pm.

Sunday -

  Winds easterly 12 to 18 knots, easing slightly through the day...  Seas inside the reef 1 to 2 ft... Outside the reef 4 to 8 ft, decreasing...  Sunrise: 7:07 am; Sunset: 7:14 pm.

Monday -

  Winds easterly 10 to 15 knots...  Seas inside the reef 1 to 2 ft... Outside the reef 4 to 6 ft...  Sunrise: 7:08 am; Sunset: 7:13 pm.

Tides at St George's (for Great Sound tides, add 10 minutes):
High: 5:52 am this morning: 0.9m/3ft, 6:28 pm this evening: 1.1m/3.6ft
Low: 12:05 pm this afternoon: 0.5m/1.6ft, 12:42 am tonight: 0.5m/1.6ft
Sea Surface Temperature: 29.1°C/84.4°F
Meteorologist: Ken Smith, Observer: Christa Gierlinger-Russo