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Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Again Partly Sunny with Moderatee 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.

Wednesday,  September 02, 2015
Skies will be partly cloudy. Winds will be moderate and easterly in direction at 10 mph to15 mph this morning; increasing to 15 mph to 25 mph or higher this afternoon and evening. Seas will be choppy at 2 ft to 4ft.
The air temperatures will range from the low to high 80s ºF or 26°C to 27ºC. Ocean water temperatures are 80°F to 82°F or 26ºC to 28ºC.
There is a very slight chance of scattered rain showers and isolated thunderstorms this evening.




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. Fresh to strong trade winds will pulse in the S central Caribbean through the forecast period as weak high pressure across the SW N Atlc shifts slowly SE and weakens. A tropical wave moving W across Central America this morning will exit the area this evening. A second tropical wave along 73W-74W will continue W across the central Caribbean today and across the SW Caribbean tonight through Thu night.
2. TS Fred is weakening over the eastern tropical Atlantic. Fred is expected to become a post-tropical cyclone later today.
3. The Saharan Air Layer (SAL) has decreased in area and density.


Fig 22a - Active  Atlantic Ocean Tropical Waves

Fig 23 - 48 Hour Tropical Storm Probability

Fig 23a - TS Fred Computer Models

Fig 23b - TS Fred, US Navy Fleet Weather Position and Tracking


low tide 5:37 am LT                Sunrise – 5:34 am LT>82° East
high tide 12:24 pm LT             Sunset – 6:00 pm LT < 278° West
low tide 6:09 pm LT                Moon Rise – 9:29 pm LT> 78° East
high tide 11:54 pm LT             Moon Set – 9:21 am LT < 280° West


Tuesday, September 1, 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.

Tuesday,  September 01, 2015
Skies will be partly cloudy. Winds will be moderate and easterly in direction at 10 mph to15 mph this morning; increasing to 15 mph to 25 mph this afternoon and evening. Seas will be choppy at 2 ft to 4ft.
The air temperatures will range from the low to high 80s ºF or 26°C to 27ºC. Ocean water temperatures are 80°F to 82°F or 26ºC to 28ºC.
There is a chance of scattered rain showers and isolated thunderstorms this evening. Expect increasing cloudiness and scattered rain with the passage of a tropical wave through tomorrow.






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. Fresh to strong trade winds will persist across the central Caribbean through early Wed as high pres remains N of area...then will diminish as the high pres shifts SE and weakens. A tropical wave along 81W will move W and across the W Caribbean through Wed. A second tropical wave along 62W-63W will move through the E Caribbean today...across the central Caribbean tonight and Wed...then across the W Caribbean Wed night through Fri.
2. TS Fred continuing to move farther away from the northwestern Cape Verde Islands. Currently this system does not pose a threat to the Bay Islands and north coast of Honduras.
3. The Saharan Air Layer (SAL) has decreased slightly in area.


Fig 22a - Active  Atlantic Ocean Tropical Waves  

Fig 23 - 48 Hour Tropical Storm Probability
Fig 23a - TS Fred Computer Models 
 
Fig 23b - US Navy Fleet Weather Track for TS Fred
low tide 4:32 am LT                Sunrise – 5:34 am LT>81° East
high tide 11:02 am LT             Sunset – 6:01 pm LT < 279° West
low tide 4:55 pm LT                Moon Rise – 8:39 pm LT> 82° East
high tide 10:42 pm LT             Moon Set – 8:21 am LT < 276° West