Trinidad and Tobago is forecast to experience near-normal seas over the next seven days. By next Tuesday, increased tidal fluctuations are forecast due to Spring Tides. Saharan Dust may also reduce horizontal visibility from Monday.
There are no alerts, watches, or warnings from the Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service for Trinidad and Tobago at this time.
Seas Forecast For Trinidad and Tobago
Seas are forecast to be slight to moderate over the next seven days. Waves in open waters are forecast to be generally between 1.0 and 2.0 meters. In sheltered areas, waves are forecast to be near or below 1.0 meters, with seas forecast to become near calm on Thursday through next week.
Winds are forecast to be gentle to moderate from Thursday through next week, with sustained winds between 5 to 15 knots from generally the southeast to the northeast. Gusts during this period are forecast to reach 25 knots, particularly on Thursday. In heavy showers or thunderstorms
Spring tides are forecast to begin by August 9th, 2022. These are higher than usual high tides and lower than usual low tides which may increase the risk of rip currents.
How to spot a rip current
Saharan Dust is also forecast to fluctuate at varying concentrations throughout the week into the weekend. Increased dust haze may reduce horizontal visibility offshore.