Marine Forecast

BAHAMAS MARINE FORECAST

MARINE FORECAST FOR THE BAHAMAS FOR 24 HOURS FROM 6 AM MONDAY 17TH JUNE 2019 ISSUED BY THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY AT 1000 UTC. 

WARNINGS: MARINERS AND RESIDENTS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF WATERSPOUT OR TORNADIC ACTIVITY IN THE NORTHWEST BAHAMAS…WHILE BEACHGOERS AND MARINERS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION DUE TO THE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ESPECIALLY ALONG THE EASTERN SHORELINES.

GENERAL SITUATION: MID TO UPPER-LEVEL TROUGHING CONTINUES TO GENERATE UNSETTLED WEATHER MAINLY ACROSS THE NORTHWEST AND CENTRAL BAHAMAS

FOR THE NORTHWEST AND CENTRAL BAHAMAS

ADVISORY:          EXPECT GUSTY WINDS AND HIGHER SEAS IN OR NEAR ANY HEAVY SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM.

WINDS:                 SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS.

SEAS:                     2 TO 4 FEET OVER THE OCEAN.  

WEATHER:           SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FOR THE SOUTHEAST BAHAMAS             

WINDS:                 SOUTHEAST AT 15 KNOTS OVER OPEN WATERS.

SEAS:                     3 TO 5 FEET OVER THE OCEAN.

WEATHER:           SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

MOON 

MOONRISE:        8:29 PM                MOONSET:         6:31 AM TUE.    

TIDES

HIGH TIDE:          7:31 AM                               7:58 PM               

LOW TIDE:           1:34 PM                                2:28 AM               TUE

EXTENDED FORECAST(FOR THE NEXT TWO DAY):

FORECAST FOR  TUESDAY            

WINDS:                SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 10-15 KNOTS      

SEAS:                     2-4 FEET OVER THE OCEAN          

WEATHER:           SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  

FORECAST FOR  WEDNESDAY

WINDS:                 SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH AT 15 KNOTS

SEAS:                     3-5 FEET OVER THE OCEAN

WEATHER:           MOSTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS

TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK (HURRICANE SEASON): TROPICAL STORM FORMATION IS NOT EXPECTED WITHIN THE NEXT FIVE DAYS.