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Marine Weather and Tides
Chokoloskee, FL

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5/20/2018 -- NOAA is having problems with the data feed that I use to draw the graphs. They are aware of the issue and working to resolve it. Sometimes changing the location by about a mile will give a correct graph. 3/3/2018 - There is a new GOES Satellite for the east coast that required rewriting that part of the code. Please report any issues.

Sunrise 6:34AMSunset 8:23PM Sunday June 24, 2018 12:32 PM EDT (16:32 UTC) Moonrise 4:24PMMoonset 3:04AM Illumination 86% Phase: Waxing Gibbous; Moon at 11 days in cycle
NOTE: Some of the data on this page has not been verified and should be used with that in mind. It may and occasionally will, be wrong. The tide reports are by xtide and are NOT FOR NAVIGATION.
Marine Forecasts
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GMZ657 Coastal Waters From Chokoloskee To Bonita Beach Fl Out 20 Nm- Coastal Waters From East Cape Sable To Chokoloskee Fl Out 20 Nm- 1029 Am Edt Sun Jun 24 2018
Rest of today..South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Showers and Thunderstorms likely.
Tonight..East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and Thunderstorms late in the evening...then a slight chance of showers and Thunderstorms after midnight.
Monday..Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and Thunderstorms in the morning...then showers and Thunderstorms likely.
Monday night..Winds east southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of Thunderstorms late in the evening...then a slight chance of showers after midnight.
Tuesday..East southeast winds 5 knots becoming south southwest around 5 knots...then becoming east in the evening. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth. A chance of Thunderstorms in the morning. Showers likely. Thunderstorms likely.
Tuesday night..East winds around 5 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth. A chance of showers and Thunderstorms.
Wednesday..Southeast winds around 5 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth. Showers and Thunderstorms likely.
Wednesday night..East southeast winds 5 knots nearshore and east southeast 5 to 10 knots offshore. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth. A chance of showers and Thunderstorms.
Thursday..East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Showers likely and a chance of Thunderstorms.
GMZ600 Synopsis For Pascagoula Ms To Okaloosa Walton County Line Fl Out 60 Nm Including Major Area Bays And Sounds- 1012 Am Cdt Sun Jun 24 2018
Synopsis..High pressure will continue over the north central gulf through much of the week. The dominant wind direction looks to be from the west to southwest through much of the period and be light to moderate in speed through Thursday. Better rain chances are expected by midweek.

7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Chokoloskee, FL
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Area Discussion for - Miami-South Florida, FL
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area forecast discussion... Updated
national weather service miami fl
1128 am edt Sun jun 24 2018

Update
Convection is starting to develop along the atlantic sea breeze
this morning. Adjusted the rainfall chances to show a more gradual
increasing trend through midday. Updated zones have been
transmitted to show this change in expected forecast trend.

Otherwise the forecast philosophy of the previous shift is on
track and no additional updates are anticipated in the afternoon.

Have a great Sunday!

Prev discussion issued 757 am edt Sun jun 24 2018
aviation...

light flow will pick up out of the east southeast as the morning
continues. Shower and thunderstorm activity expected to start over
the atlantic, push across the east coast terminals, and spread
inland. By late morning, the gulf sea breeze will push around apf
with a chance for showers and thunderstorms. Coverage will
increase in the afternoon and evening. Sub-vfr conditions with
gusty variability possible with convection... Short-fused
amendments may be necessary.

Prev discussion... Issued 340 am edt Sun jun 24 2018
discussion...

today and tonight: high pressure in the northeast gulf of mexico
will allow wind flow to become southeasterly today. Plenty of
moisture remains over the region with pwat values around 2 inches,
allowing showers and thunderstorms to develop. The change will be
the steering flow the past few days have been west to east. Today
with southeast flow storm will begin along the east coast seabreeze
with storms over the east coast metro in the midday afternoon hours
before activity will shift towards the interior and gulf coast later
in the afternoon and evening with convection concentrating along
sea breeze and outflow boundary interactions. A warmer airmass aloft
with the freezing level around 15,000 feet will limit any hail
threat across the area today. Main concern with thunderstorm
activity will be gusty winds with boundary interactions and
lightning. Local ponding of water from heavy downpours on roadways
may lead to nuisance flooding. During the overnight hours activity
will be focused over the waters with some isolated showers and
storms drifting over the coastal regions of the east coast.

Temperatures today will be right around 90 normal for this time of
year with lows tonight in the mid to upper 70s across south florida.

This week: we will be in the same summertime pattern through much
of the weak with a weak ridge to our north. Wind will be
generally out of the east southeast through the week. Activity
will be sea breeze and outflow boundary driven with activity
beginning along the east coast in afternoon shifting to the
interior and gulf coast. The diurnal pattern with showers and
storms over land during the day and over the local waters each
night. Towards the end of the week another saharan air layer
(sal) working its way across the atlantic and caribbean could move
into south florida. For now have left pops around summer diurnal
climo but will monitor the sal progression throughout the week.

High temperatures in the extended will be around normal for the east
coast around 90 degrees. However, middle to late week the gulf coast
temps will be slightly above average with heat index values
greater than 105 degrees for much west coast.

Marine... Southeasterly to easterly wind flow through the week.

Showers and thunderstorms are possible each day across all south
florida waters. Seas will be generally 2 feet or less. Locally
higher seas and gusty winds are possible with any gusty showers or
thunderstorms that may occur.

Preliminary point temps pops
West palm beach 90 77 89 77 50 30 50 30
fort lauderdale 90 79 88 78 50 40 50 20
miami 91 78 88 78 50 40 50 20
naples 91 77 90 75 60 40 60 30

Mfl watches warnings advisories
Fl... None.

Am... None.

Gm... None.

Update... 02 rag


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
WPLF1 - Watson Place, FL 8 mi92 min 87°F
CNBF1 - Cannon Bay, FL 11 mi92 min 87°F
LMRF1 - Lostmans River, FL 19 mi92 min 88°F
WIWF1 - Willy Willy, FL 22 mi92 min 83°F
RKXF1 - Rookery Bay Reserve, FL 26 mi107 min 87°F 77°F
BDVF1 - Broad River, FL 29 mi92 min 87°F
HREF1 30 mi92 min 87°F
GBIF1 - Gunboat Island, FL 33 mi92 min 87°F
SREF1 33 mi92 min 88°F
TPEF1 - Tarpon Bay East, FL 34 mi152 min 87°F
NPSF1 - 8725110 - Naples, FL 34 mi44 min 88°F1017.7 hPa
CANF1 - Cane Patch, FL 34 mi92 min 85°F
CWAF1 39 mi152 min 87°F
NRRF1 39 mi92 min 85°F
LRIF1 43 mi92 min 88°F
WWEF1 45 mi152 min 86°F

Wind History for Naples, FL
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Naples, Naples Municipal Airport, FL33 mi39 minVar 310.00 miOvercast89°F77°F68%1017.4 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Chokoloskee, Florida
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Chokoloskee
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Sun -- 01:09 AM EDT     2.56 feet High Tide
Sun -- 04:03 AM EDT     Moonset
Sun -- 06:35 AM EDT     Sunrise
Sun -- 07:01 AM EDT     0.96 feet Low Tide
Sun -- 12:32 PM EDT     3.29 feet High Tide
Sun -- 05:23 PM EDT     Moonrise
Sun -- 08:20 PM EDT     Sunset
Sun -- 08:28 PM EDT     0.09 feet Low Tide
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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2.32.62.52.21.81.41.111.11.62.22.83.23.33.12.72.11.40.80.40.10.20.61.3

Tide / Current Tables for Pavilion Key, Florida
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Pavilion Key
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Sun -- 04:03 AM EDT     Moonset
Sun -- 05:11 AM EDT     1.24 feet Low Tide
Sun -- 06:35 AM EDT     Sunrise
Sun -- 11:21 AM EDT     4.40 feet High Tide
Sun -- 05:23 PM EDT     Moonrise
Sun -- 06:38 PM EDT     0.11 feet Low Tide
Sun -- 08:20 PM EDT     Sunset
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3.43.22.721.51.31.41.82.53.344.44.33.93.22.31.40.70.20.10.51.32.23

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