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WEATHER: Small Craft warning is in effect for Dominica

by: - January 11, 2017
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The Dominica Meteoroloogical Service has issued a small craft warning for Dominica due to northerly sea-swells.

The advisory, issued at 12:00 P.M Wednesday 11th January, 2017, is as follows;

“A frontal boundary located north of the region is expected to generate northerly sea-swells of 2.5 to 3.5 metres (8 to 12ft) which will affect Dominica today and into the weekend.

As a consequence, a SMALL-CRAFT WARNING is now in effect for Dominica from 12:00 p.m. today 11th January through 6:00 p.m. Sunday 15th January, 2017.

A small-craft Warning means that seas greater than 3m (10ft) are forecast to affect the marine area.

All users of the sea are advised to exercise caution”.