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Marine Weather and Tides
North Miami Beach, FL

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Sunrise 6:46AMSunset 7:50PM Tuesday April 25, 2017 8:39 AM EDT (12:39 UTC) Moonrise 5:19AMMoonset 6:08PM Illumination 0% Phase: New Moon; Moon at 29 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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AMZ651 Coastal Waters From Deerfield Beach To Ocean Reef Fl Out 20 Nm- Waters From Deerfield Beach To Ocean Reef Fl From 20 To 60 Nm Excluding The Territorial Waters Of Bahamas- 302 Am Edt Tue Apr 25 2017
Today..West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Tonight..West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period 6 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Wednesday..East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Wednesday night..Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
Thursday..Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Thursday night through Saturday..East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
AMZ600 Synopsis For Jupiter Inlet To Ocean Reef Fl Out To 60 Nm And For East Cape Sable To Bonita Beach Fl Out To 60 Nm- 302 Am Edt Tue Apr 25 2017
Synopsis.. Winds will diminish and turn westerly as a ridge of high pressure sets up near the area today. Later in the week, winds turn to southeast and increase again to moderate levels as strong low pressure develops over the central united states.
Gulf stream hazards..None. The approximate location of the west wall of the gulf stream as of apr 22, 2017 at 1200 utc... 10 nautical miles east northeast of fowey rocks. 14 nautical miles east of port everglades. 9 nautical miles east northeast of lake worth. 7 nautical miles east southeast of jupiter inlet. This data courtesy of the naval oceanographic office.

7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near North Miami Beach, 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
723 am edt Tue apr 25 2017

Aviation
Vfr flying conditions will prevail through the TAF period ending
12z Wednesday. Outside of some few/sct clouds around 4-5 kft this
morning, minimal cloud cover is expected through the period. Some
patchy interior fog will be possible late in the period at ktmb
and kopf. For the east coast sites, light and variable winds early
this morning will become westerly around 8-13 knots, trending to
light and variable after 00z. Winds will be westerly at kapf
around 8-15 knots through 00z, before decreasing to around 5
knots.

Prev discussion /issued 319 am edt Tue apr 25 2017/

Red flag warning for glades & hendry counties...

Fire weather watch for inland collier county...

discussion...

south florida is now in the drier air behind a frontal boundary
that has cleared into the caribbean and bahamas. The parent low
pressure system remains over the southeast united states and will
north along the eastern seaboard of the united states over the
coming days. Today will be a dry and somewhat cooler day across
south florida. As the week continues, the airmass over the region
will moderate a bit as the next frontal system pushes across the
country.

This next frontal system will push towards florida by week's end.

This system will be capable of creating a tightening gradient that
may cause some gusty southeasterly flow across the area, but
widespread rainfall does not appear to be in the cards for south
florida this weekend. Instead, temperatures will increase to a
summer-like lower 90s across much of the southern peninsula late
week heading into the weekend.

Deep layered atlantic high pressure will hang over the region
into the weekend as the next frontal system emerges over the
central united states. This front will push into our region late
in the extended forecast period but could potentially pack enough
punch to reach as far south as south florida with some chances of
showers and thunderstorms to kick off early next week. Both the
00z GFS and 00z ECMWF have similar solutions which increases
confidence a tad, but trends will have to continue to be similar
as we get closer in time to definitively say that this could be
our next chance for wetting rain across the region.

Marine...

high pressure will build across the region for the coming days,
allowing a lighter flow over the waters. As the wind lightens,
seas will diminish today. Overall, conditions over the next
several days should remain rain-free.

Fire weather...

drier air filtering over the region today creates a fire weather
concern over southwest florida for this afternoon. A red flag
warning is already in effect for glades & hendry counties due to
expected long durations late this morning through the afternoon of
relative humidity values below 40 percent. A fire weather watch is
in effect for inland collier county due to the threat of durations
of critically low relative humidity values today. Will allow the
coming shift to monitor conditions and coordinate with our
incident meteorologist and forestry officials on the ground to
decide if the fire weather watch will need to be upgraded to a red
flag warning or discontinued later this morning.

Preliminary point temps/pops
West palm beach 82 64 82 72 / 0 0 0 10
fort lauderdale 82 68 83 75 / 0 0 0 10
miami 83 68 86 75 / 0 0 10 10
naples 79 63 83 69 / 10 0 0 0

Mfl watches/warnings/advisories
Fl... Red flag warning from 11 am this morning to 8 pm edt this
evening for flz063-066.

Fire weather watch from 11 am edt this morning through this
evening for flz070.

Am... None.

Gm... None.

Discussion... 02/rag
marine... 02/rag
aviation... 92/irl
fire weather... 02/rag


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
PVGF1 - Port Everglades Channel, FL 12 mi75 min W 2.9 G 5.1 67°F 1009.9 hPa60°F
VAKF1 - 8723214 - Virginia Key, FL 14 mi81 min W 1.9 G 5.1 70°F 77°F1009.5 hPa
FWYF1 - Fowey Rocks, FL 24 mi99 min WNW 11 G 11 69°F 77°F1010.9 hPa (+1.1)
LKWF1 - 8722670 - Lake Worth, FL 48 mi81 min WSW 5.1 G 6 64°F 77°F1010.9 hPa59°F
HCEF1 - Highway Creek, FL 49 mi159 min 79°F

Wind History for Virginia Key, FL
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Hollywood, North Perry Airport, FL6 mi1.8 hrsWSW 310.00 miPartly Cloudy65°F60°F84%1010.5 hPa
Miami, Opa Locka Airport, FL7 mi1.8 hrsWNW 310.00 miMostly Cloudy65°F60°F84%1010.3 hPa
Miami, Miami International Airport, FL10 mi1.8 hrsN 010.00 miA Few Clouds68°F60°F76%1010.1 hPa
Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale / Hollywood International Airport, FL10 mi1.8 hrsSW 510.00 miMostly Cloudy66°F61°F84%1009.8 hPa
Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, FL19 mi1.8 hrsN 010.00 miPartly Cloudy66°F59°F78%1010.3 hPa
Pompano Beach, Pompano Beach Airpark, FL22 mi1.8 hrsW 49.00 miPartly Cloudy64°F60°F87%1010.2 hPa
Miami, Kendall-Tamiami Executive Airport, FL24 mi1.8 hrsN 010.00 miFair62°F60°F93%1010.1 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for North Miami Beach, Newport Fishing Pier, Florida
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North Miami Beach
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Tue -- 01:51 AM EDT     -0.20 feet Low Tide
Tue -- 06:18 AM EDT     Moonrise
Tue -- 06:48 AM EDT     Sunrise
Tue -- 08:03 AM EDT     2.87 feet High Tide
Tue -- 02:11 PM EDT     -0.57 feet Low Tide
Tue -- 07:07 PM EDT     Moonset
Tue -- 07:48 PM EDT     Sunset
Tue -- 08:37 PM EDT     3.11 feet High Tide
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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0.4-0.1-0.20.10.71.42.12.62.92.72.11.30.4-0.3-0.6-0.40.211.82.533.12.72

Tide / Current Tables for Miami Harbor Entrance, Florida Current
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Miami Harbor Entrance
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Tue -- 12:56 AM EDT     -1.64 knots Max Ebb
Tue -- 03:31 AM EDT     0.00 knots Slack
Tue -- 06:19 AM EDT     Moonrise
Tue -- 06:26 AM EDT     2.13 knots Max Flood
Tue -- 06:48 AM EDT     Sunrise
Tue -- 09:30 AM EDT     -0.00 knots Slack
Tue -- 12:53 PM EDT     -1.82 knots Max Ebb
Tue -- 03:49 PM EDT     0.00 knots Slack
Tue -- 06:53 PM EDT     2.52 knots Max Flood
Tue -- 07:07 PM EDT     Moonset
Tue -- 07:48 PM EDT     Sunset
Tue -- 10:07 PM EDT     -0.00 knots Slack
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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Weather Map and Satellite Images
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Wind Forecast for Miami-South Florida, FL (8,2,3,4)
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Ground Weather Radar Station Miami, FL
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