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Friday, May 22, 2015

Partly Sunny and Windy

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.

Friday,  May 22,  2015
Skies will be partly sunny. Winds will be easterly in direction at 10 mph to 20 mph this morning; increasing to 20 mph to 25 mph this afternoon and evening or higher. Seas will be choppy to rough at 2 to 4 ft. or higher. Expect these winds and seas through most of next week. Divers should exercise caution exiting and entering the boats, especially on the afternoon dives.
The air temperatures will range from the low to high 80s (ºF) or 26°C to 27ºC. Ocean water temperatures are 79°F to 81°F or 24ºC to 26ºC. Visibility is 20 to 80 ft.


Fig 2a – Today's Jetstream 


















 


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 cold front over the northern Gulf coast will become nearly stationary along the Florida Panhandle through Sat before dissipating. A trough will develop each evening over the Yucatan and drift westward into the SW Gulf waters overnight.
2. Moderate to fresh trades will prevail across most of the Caribbean through tonight. Winds and seas will increase over the central Caribbean this weekend as strong high pressure moves into the western Atlantic.

Fig 23 - 48 Hour Tropical Storm Probability
high tide 12:29 am LT       Sunrise – 5:16 am LT >69° SE
low tide 6:50 am LT          Sunset – 6:12 pm LT  <292° W
high tide 12:48 pm LT       Moon Rise – 8:28 am LT  >73° E
low tide 6:46 pm LT          Moon Set – 9:38 pm LT  <285° W



Thursday, May 21, 2015

Partly Sunny with Moderate Winds and Seas

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.

Thursday,  May 21,  2015
Skies will be partly sunny. Winds will be easterly in direction at 10 mph to 20 mph this morning; increasing to 20 mph to 25 mph this afternoon and evening or higher. Seas will be choppy to rough at 2 to 4 ft. or higher. Expect these winds and seas through most of next week. Divers should exercise caution exiting and entering the boats, especially on the afternoon dives.
The air temperatures will range from the low to high 80s (ºF) or 26°C to 27ºC. Ocean water temperatures are 79°F to 81°F or 24ºC to 26ºC. Visibility is 20 to 80 ft.



Fig 2a – Today's Jetstream 




















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. Expect fresh to locally strong winds just NW of the Yucatan Peninsula each evening through the early morning hours due to local effects.
2. Strong trades are forecast in the Gulf of Honduras Sun night through Mon night. Otherwise moderate to fresh trades will prevail across the remainder of the area S of 17N while moderate trades are expected N of 17N. Expect increasing winds E of the Windward Islands Thu night through Sun night.

Fig 23 - 48 Hour Tropical Storm Probability
low tide 5:38 am LT             Sunrise – 5:16 am LT >69° SE
high tide 11:29 am LT          Sunset – 6:12 pm LT  <291° W
low tide 5:41 pm LT             Moon Rise – 8:28 am LT  >72° E
high tide 12:29 am LT          Moon Set – 9:38 pm LT  <288° W