Improvement in long period swells in 24 to 30 hours
While long-period swells continue to affect northern coastlines of Tobago and to a lesser extent Trinidad, gradual weakening is expected over the next 24 to 30-hour period.
The Meteorological Service (Met Office) on Thursday said the effects of the swells are forecast to gradually diminish.
The general sea state, however, is moderate.
The effects of these swells are in the form of large breaking waves along nearshore areas and is more evident at high tide.
Fisher folk and citizens, particular those residing along northern coastal areas are advised to continue to be on the alert.
These individuals are reminded that all necessary measures must be taken to preserve life and property.
Small craft operators and all other marine interests are advised to exercise extreme caution in any sea related activity.
The Met Office is closely monitoring this swell event and will issue an update on Friday.
Get the latest local and international news straight to your mobile phone for free:
Download the Loop News Caribbean app on Google Play Store: http://bit.ly/GetALoop
Download the Loop News Caribbean app on the App Store: http://bit.ly/GetiLoop