Marine Charts  |  Tide Times  |  Forecast Discussion
 

Bermuda Marine Forecast

This forecast covers an area out to 25 nautical miles from the coastline
Issued at 5:30 am - Sunday, December 16, 2018
The next scheduled update will be issued at 11:30 am
Small Craft Warning (Valid for  Today through Monday )

Marine Synopsis -

Pressure steadily decreases as a series of lows deepen to our north driving moderate to strong winds and moderate seas across the region. Overall fair skies persist until a trailing cold front moves through the area tonight with some rain and gusty showers. Expect rough to very rough seas and isolated, short-lived showers for early next week, while strong winds ease light to moderate mid week with returning high pressure.

Today -

  Winds south-southwesterly 15 to 20 knots...  Isolated showers with fair visibility developing towards afternoon... Seas inside the reef 1 to 3 ft... Outside the reef 4 to 7 ft...  Sunrise: 7:13 am.

Tonight -

  Winds south-southwesterly 18 to 22 knots, increasing 20 to 30 knots for a time around or after midnight with higher gusts near showers, sharply veering westerly by dawn...  Isolated showers becoming scattered rain and showers from late this evening with a chance of thunderstorms and fair to poor visibility... Seas inside the reef 2 to 3 ft... Outside the reef 5 to 10 ft, increasing during the night...  Sunset: 5:15 pm.

Monday -

  Winds westerly 18 to 22 knots, soon veering westerly, possibly increasing 22 to 28 knots at times overnight...  Scattered showers and rain soon clearing east. Isolated light showers with mainly fair visibility return afternoon/evening... Seas inside the reef 2 to 3 ft... Outside the reef 6 to 10 ft, increasing during the night inside the reef 2 to 4 ft... Outside the reef 7 to 11 ft...  Sunrise: 7:14 am; Sunset: 5:16 pm.

Tuesday -

  Winds west-northwesterly 22 to 28 knots, veering northwesterly 20 to 25 knots in the evening and then decreasing 15 to 20 knots overnight...  Isolated light showers with fair visibility... Seas inside the reef 2 to 4 ft... Outside the reef 8 to 13 ft, decreasing during the night...  Sunrise: 7:14 am; Sunset: 5:16 pm.

Wednesday -

  Winds northwesterly 12 to 18 knots, soon rapidly easing 5 to 10 knots then becoming variable 5 knots into the overnight...  Northwesterly swells decreasing... Seas inside the reef 2 to 4 ft... Outside the reef 7 to 11 ft, decreasing...  Sunrise: 7:15 am; Sunset: 5:17 pm.

Thursday -

  Winds variable 5 knots, settling southeasterly by afternoon, then gradually increasing to be southeasterly 10 to 15 knots overnight...  Seas inside the reef 1 to 2 ft... Outside the reef 3 to 6 ft, decreasing...  Sunrise: 7:15 am; Sunset: 5:17 pm.

Tides at St George's (for Great Sound tides, add 10 minutes):
Low: 9:17 am this morning: 0.5m/1.6ft, 9:26 pm this evening: 0.4m/1.3ft
High: 3:05 pm this afternoon: 0.9m/3ft, 3:49 am tonight: 1m/3.3ft
Sea Surface Temperature: 20.1°C/68.2°F
Meteorologist: Andrea Pedrini, Observer: Ashby Bradshaw