Strong waves expected in the Panamanian Caribbean on January 20 and 21
The Department of Hydrometerology of Etesa issued a warning notice for the Panamanian Caribbean in the presence of strong waves registering for this Wednesday, January 20 and Thursday, January 21.
The report indicates that there will be the interaction of the strong high pressure system in the Atlantic with the low pressure system between Panama and Colombia, which will generate the intensification of the trade winds from the North and therefore the increase in swell throughout the region. slope of the Panamanian Caribbean.
Adverse conditions for bathers and boats, marked in red, are maintained for the coasts of:
- Bocas del Toro
- Ngäbe Buglé
- North of Veraguas
- Upper coast of Colon
- Guna Yala region
While in yellow, precautionary conditions, the Costa Abajo de Colón remains.
In this situation, the warning for captains of vessels to take precautions remains in force.