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Sunday, April 19, 2015

Mostly Sunny with Moderate to Strong Winds

The CoCoView Resort Weather Forecast
This weather forecast is intended for CoCoView Resort guests and applies only to the south side of Roatan
CoCoView is at 16.4°N Latitude x 86.4°W Longitude
in the
   NW Caribbean Sea

             CoCoView Resort, www.cocoviewresort.com , 800-510-8164

How to use this page:
The title of each of the figures below is linked to the page where the information originates.
Since I write and post early in the day and generally do not update the page until the next morning; by clicking on the link, it allows you, the viewer, to get the latest information.
This is not only convenient but allows you to track weather events such as cold fronts and hurricanes from a single web page.
In addition, in the right column is a very useful widget. It is a trip planner...yesteryear's weather at a glance.This widget lets you check historic weather for your trip dates.

Sunday,  April 19, 2015
Skies will be mostly sunny. Winds will be easterly in direction at 10 mph to 15 mph this morning or higher; increasing to 20 mph to 25 mph this afternoon and evening. Seas will be choppy to rough at 2 to 4 ft or higher. Expect these winds and seas through at least Sunday. Divers should exercise caution exiting and entering the boats, especially on the afternoon dives.
The air temperatures will range from the low to high 70s (ºF) to the low 80s (ºF) or 23C to 27ºC. Ocean water temperatures are 76°F to 79°F or 24ºC to 26ºC. Visibility is 20 to 80 ft.


 























Fig 20 - Recent changes in the Saharan Air Layer 


The Tropical Weather Outlook
For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:
1. A surface trough will shift W off the Yucatan Peninsula each night then move W across the SW Gulf of Mexico  during the early morning hours and dissipate by early afternoon. A weak cold front will move E across the NW waters late tonight.
2. Fresh to strong trades will develop each night across the Gulf of Honduras.


Fig 23 - 48 Hour Tropical Storm Probability
low tide 3:06 pm LT                   Sunrise – 5:30 am LT >79° SE
high tide 8:46 am LT                  Sunset – 6:03 pm LT  <282° W
low tide 3:26 pm LT                   Moon Rise – 6:15 am LT  >82° E
high tide 10:04 pm LT                Moon Set – 7:08 pm LT  <281° W

Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 31 minutes  (+49 s)


Saturday, April 18, 2015

Mostly Sunny with Strong East Winds

The CoCoView Resort Weather Forecast
This weather forecast is intended for CoCoView Resort guests and applies only to the south side of Roatan
CoCoView is at 16.4°N Latitude x 86.4°W Longitude
in the
   NW Caribbean Sea

             CoCoView Resort, www.cocoviewresort.com , 800-510-8164

How to use this page:
The title of each of the figures below is linked to the page where the information originates.
Since I write and post early in the day and generally do not update the page until the next morning; by clicking on the link, it allows you, the viewer, to get the latest information.
This is not only convenient but allows you to track weather events such as cold fronts and hurricanes from a single web page.
In addition, in the right column is a very useful widget. It is a trip planner...yesteryear's weather at a glance.This widget lets you check historic weather for your trip dates.

Saturday,  April 18, 2015
Skies will be mostly sunny. Winds will be easterly in direction at 15 mph to 20 mph this morning or higher; increasing to 25 mph to 30 mph this afternoon and evening. Seas will be choppy to rough at 2 to 4 ft or higher. Expect these winds and seas through at least Sunday. Divers should exercise caution exiting and entering the boats, especially on the afternoon dives.
The air temperatures will range from the low to high 70s (ºF) to the low 80s (ºF) or 23C to 27ºC. Ocean water temperatures are 76°F to 79°F or 24ºC to 26ºC. Visibility is 20 to 80 ft.
























Fig 20 - Recent changes in the Saharan Air Layer 



The Tropical Weather Outlook
For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:
1. A surface trough will shift W off the Yucatan Peninsula each night then move W across the SW Gulf of Mexico  during the early morning hours and dissipate by early afternoon. A weak cold front will pass E across the N central and NE Gulf on Mon and Mon night.
2. Fresh to strong trade winds will persist across the Gulf of Honduras through Sunday.


Fig 23 - 48 Hour Tropical Storm Probability
low tide 2:16 pm LT                   Sunrise – 5:31 am LT >79° SE
high tide 7:59 am LT                  Sunset – 6:03 pm LT  <282° W
low tide 2:35 pm LT                   Moon Rise – 5:24 am LT  >82° E
high tide 9:09 pm LT                  Moon Set – 6:08 pm LT  <281° W

Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 31 minutes  (+49 s)