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Sunday, July 5, 2015

Mostly Cloudy, Overcast 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.

Sunday, July 05,  2015
Today, skies will be partly sunny. This morning, winds will be easterly in direction at 10 mph to 15 mph or higher; increasing to 15 mph to 30 mph this afternoon and evening or higher.  Seas will be rough at 2 ft to 4 ft or higher. Divers should exercise caution exiting and entering the boats, especially on the afternoon dives.  With the passage of two tropical waves, there is a very slight chance of scattered rain showers and isolated thunderstorms, especially during the early morning, late night hours.
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. 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. Synopsis...strong trades will continue across the central and E Caribbean...with minimal gale force winds along the NW coast of Colombia expected through early Mon. A tropical wave along 81W will move W across the region through Mon. Another tropical wave along 52W will reach the tropical N Atlantic today and move into the W Caribbean by Tue and exit the area by Wed night. A third tropical wave along 41W will reach the tropical N Atlantic Mon...the central Caribbean by Tue night and exit the area Thu night.
2. There are no tropical cyclones in the Atlantic at this time.
3. The Saharan Air Layer (SAL) has changed very slightly in density and area.


Fig 22a - Active  Atlantic Ocean Tropical Waves  

Fig 23 - 48 Hour Tropical Storm Probability
low tide 5:26 am LT                   Sunrise – 5:20 am LT >66° E
high tide 11:21 am LT                Sunset – 6:23 pm LT  <294° NW
low tide 5:31 pm LT                   Moon Rise – 9:40 pm LT  >97° E
high tide 11:54 pm LT                Moon Set – 8:47 am LT  <261° W


Saturday, July 4, 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.

Saturday, July 04,  2015
Today, skies will be partly sunny. This morning, winds will be easterly in direction at 10 mph to 15 mph or higher; increasing to 15 mph to 30 mph this afternoon and evening or higher.  Seas will be rough at 2 ft to 4 ft or higher. 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 80°F to 82°F or 26ºC to 28ºC. 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. Synopsis...strong trades will continue across the Caribbean with minimal gale force winds along the NW coast of Colombia expected through Mon morning. A tropical wave along 72W will move W across the region through the weekend. Another tropical wave will move W through the tropical N Atlantic Sun and reach the W Caribbean by Tue. A third tropical wave will move through the tropical N Atlantic Mon and cross 70W by Wed night.
2. There are no tropical cyclones in the Atlantic at this time.
3. The Saharan Air Layer (SAL) has changed very slightly in density and area.


Fig 22a - Active  Atlantic Ocean Tropical Waves  

Fig 23 - 48 Hour Tropical Storm Probability
low tide 4:29 am LT                   Sunrise – 5:20 am LT >66° E
high tide 10:07 am LT                Sunset – 6:23 pm LT  <294° NW
low tide 4:29 pm LT                   Moon Rise – 8:49 pm LT  >101° E
high tide 11:00 pm LT                Moon Set – 7:48 am LT  <257° W