Waves now reaching 3.5 metres on northern & eastern coasts

The Met Office is continuing its warning to sea bathers, with seas now reaching up to 3.5 metres in height.

The following is the Met Office's latest statement on sea conditions.

"Sea conditions continue to be rough, with wave heights reaching up to 3.5m along the exposed northern and eastern coastlines, and occasionally choppy in sheltered areas.

These conditions are forecast to remain unchanged throughout the Carnival period.

However, improvement is expected from late evening on Wednesday 14th February 2018 into Thursday 15th February 2018, with wave heights forecast to become less than 3.0m.

Small craft operators, sea bathers and all other marine interests are asked to exercise caution in all sea related activitie.

The TTMS will continue to closely monitor this weather event. As always, pay close attention to information being issued by the TTMS, by visiting our website at www.metoffice.gov.tt, downloading our mobile app (search: TT Met Office) and following us on Facebook and Twitter.

An update to this bulletin will be issued at 12:00 pm tomorrow Tuesday 12th February 2018 or sooner if warranted."

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