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Marine Weather and Tides
Dania Beach, FL

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10/6/2018 Colors of tide XTide graphs changed to emphasize that they were upgraded. See next note. Comments welcome.
10/4/2018 I have fixed XTide and updated the harmonic files. There were some name changes so you might have to click EDIT to find the new station name.

Sunrise 7:06AMSunset 5:58PM Thursday January 24, 2019 1:32 AM EST (06:32 UTC) Moonrise 10:01PMMoonset 9:57AM Illumination 88% Phase: Waning Gibbous; Moon at 18 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- 1018 Pm Est Wed Jan 23 2019
.small craft advisory in effect through Thursday afternoon...
Rest of tonight..South southeast winds 15 to 20 knots along the coast to south southeast 20 to 25 knots in the gulf stream. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet. Period 6 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of light showers late in the evening...then a chance of showers and a slight chance of Thunderstorms after midnight.
Thursday..Winds south southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet in the afternoon. Period 7 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Showers and Thunderstorms likely.
Thursday night..Along the coast, west winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest 10 to 15 knots after midnight. In the gulf stream, west southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely in the evening. A chance of Thunderstorms through the night. A chance of showers after midnight.
Friday..North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet along the coast and 3 to 5 feet with occasional to 6 feet in the gulf stream. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of Thunderstorms in the morning. A chance of showers
Friday night..North winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet along the coast and 3 to 5 feet with occasional to 6 feet in the gulf stream. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
Saturday and Saturday night..Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet along the coast and 3 to 5 feet with occasional to 6 feet in the gulf stream. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
Sunday..Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely.
Sunday night..East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Along the coast, seas 2 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet after midnight. In the gulf stream, seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Showers likely and a slight chance of Thunderstorms.
Monday..East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet along the coast and 7 to 9 feet with occasional to 11 feet in the gulf stream. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Showers likely and a slight chance of Thunderstorms.
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- 1018 Pm Est Wed Jan 23 2019
Synopsis..Strong and gusty southeast to south winds will continue to bring hazardous boating conditions to the atlantic waters and offshore gulf waters overnight. Showers and Thunderstorms are expected to push across the region early Thursday morning through Thursday afternoon. Winds will shift northerly in the wake of the front.
Gulf stream hazards..Southeast to south winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet. The approximate location of the west wall of the gulf stream is currently unavailable.


7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Dania Beach city, FL
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Area Discussion for - Miami-South Florida, FL
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area forecast discussion
national weather service miami fl
110 am est Thu jan 24 2019

Aviation
A approaching cold front will bring increasing instability to the
region, allowing for the chances of shra and TS to increase later
this morning. Some of the TS may be strong with gusty wind, and a
very slight chance of a tornado, mainly north of a line from
apf over to pbi. The frontal passage currently looks to be late
this afternoon, into the evening hours.Behind the front, the wind
will shift to the northwest for the overnight hours.

Prev discussion issued 714 pm est Wed jan 23 2019
update...

a few brief showers moved across the atlantic metro areas during
the early evening hours as prevailing southerly flow keeps
advecting moisture from the caribbean and the western atlantic.

Cloud cover and shower coverage will increase overnight, with
highest chances during the mid morning hours, starting around 10
am through noon on Thursday over the gulf areas, and through the
early afternoon hours for the atlantic metro areas.

Prev discussion... Issued 403 pm est Wed jan 23 2019
discussion...

breezy SE winds will strengthen and become S tonight as surface
high pressure slides further off to the east ahead of an
approaching cold front. This cold front will push through the area
tomorrow with showers and thunderstorms possible both along and
ahead of the front. The latest guidance has been trending earlier
with the frontal passage. The timing is now looking more like 5
am to noon for the gulf coast through lake okeechobee to 10 am to
4 pm for southeast florida. This timing may speed up a little
more as we get closer to the event if current trends continue. The
primary threats associated with these storms will be isolated
strong wind gusts, lightning, and perhaps a brief tornado or two.

The storm prediction center has portions of south florida from the
gulf coast through lake okeechobee outlooked in a marginal risk
for severe weather tomorrow to account for these threats. The
front and associated showers and thunderstorms should be pushing
out of the area by mid afternoon tomorrow.

Nw to N winds are expected in the wake of the front as high
pressure settles in over the southeast us. This will allow colder
air to filter in over the area once again, with Friday
night Saturday morning the coldest of the forecast period. Low
temperatures Saturday morning are forecast to range from near 40
west of lake okeechobee to the mid 50s along the east coast metro
with wind chills in the mid 30s to the low 50s across those same
areas. By Sunday the high expands eastward, allowing our winds to
become more easterly just in time for the next system to approach
the area. The details with this next system are still a bit
unclear, but for now it looks like some kind of surface low or
elongated trough over the gulf will push across the area from
west to east around Monday. This will likely bring another round
of showers and thunderstorms to the area late Sunday through
Monday night.

The next cold front will push through the area around midweek
next week. Not a lot of precipitation is expected with this front
as it doesn't look like enough moisture will be able to return to
the area prior to its arrival.

Marine... A persistent southeasterly flow will continue through
today with advisory conditions continuing over the atlantic waters
and offshore gulf waters. The wind should begin to diminish over
the gulf waters late tonight into early Thursday morning, allowing
conditions to slowly improve. Increasing shower and thunderstorm
activity is expected on Thursday as a front moves across the
region. A brief dry period is expected Friday and Saturday before
the next disturbance arrives on Sunday into Monday.

Beach forecast... A high risk of rip currents remains along the
atlantic beaches today and Thursday due to breezy southeast winds
and elevated surf.

Preliminary point temps pops
West palm beach 79 52 67 51 70 40 30 10
fort lauderdale 80 56 67 55 60 40 40 20
miami 79 56 67 53 60 40 40 20
naples 74 52 66 46 80 30 10 10

Mfl watches warnings advisories
Fl... High rip current risk through this evening for flz168-172-173.

Am... Small craft advisory until 4 pm est this afternoon for amz650-
651-670-671.

Gm... Small craft advisory until 5 am est early this morning for
gmz676.

Update... 17 ar
discussion... 17 ar
marine... 17 ar
aviation... 13
beach forecast... 17 ar


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
PEGF1 0 mi45 min SE 26 G 34 76°F 1015.1 hPa
PVGF1 - Port Everglades Channel, FL 1 mi33 min SSE 16 G 27 75°F 1015.5 hPa (-2.3)68°F
VAKF1 - 8723214 - Virginia Key, FL 25 mi45 min SE 18 G 26 75°F 71°F1015.2 hPa
FWYF1 - Fowey Rocks, FL 35 mi33 min SE 37 G 41 75°F 73°F1015.3 hPa (-2.7)
LKWF1 - 8722670 - Lake Worth, FL 36 mi45 min SSE 30 G 34 75°F 74°F1016.2 hPa

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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport, FL2 mi40 minSSE 21 G 3010.00 miOvercast and Breezy76°F71°F85%1014.9 hPa
Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, FL8 mi40 minSSE 13 G 2510.00 miOvercast76°F70°F82%1015.4 hPa
Hollywood, North Perry Airport, FL9 mi40 minSSE 19 G 2810.00 miOvercast and Breezy75°F66°F76%1015.5 hPa
Pompano Beach, Pompano Beach Airpark, FL11 mi40 minSSE 19 G 278.00 miOvercast and Breezy76°F68°F77%1015.3 hPa
Miami, Opa Locka Airport, FL15 mi40 minSSE 21 G 3010.00 miOvercast and Breezy76°F66°F74%1015.5 hPa
Miami, Miami International Airport, FL20 mi40 minSSE 17 G 2610.00 miMostly Cloudy75°F70°F84%1015.3 hPa
Boca Raton, Boca Raton Airport, FL20 mi2.8 hrsSSE 14 G 218.00 miMostly Cloudy75°F66°F74%1017.3 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Port Everglades, Turning Basin, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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Port Everglades
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Thu -- 04:13 AM EST     -0.69 feet Low Tide
Thu -- 07:07 AM EST     Sunrise
Thu -- 09:57 AM EST     Moonset
Thu -- 10:31 AM EST     3.00 feet High Tide
Thu -- 04:44 PM EST     -0.52 feet Low Tide
Thu -- 05:57 PM EST     Sunset
Thu -- 10:00 PM EST     Moonrise
Thu -- 10:55 PM EST     2.84 feet High Tide
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Tide / Current Tables for Miami Harbor Entrance, Florida Current
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Miami Harbor Entrance
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Thu -- 03:01 AM EST     -1.96 knots Max Ebb
Thu -- 05:55 AM EST     0.00 knots Slack
Thu -- 07:07 AM EST     Sunrise
Thu -- 09:08 AM EST     2.46 knots Max Flood
Thu -- 09:56 AM EST     Moonset
Thu -- 12:12 PM EST     -0.00 knots Slack
Thu -- 03:37 PM EST     -1.96 knots Max Ebb
Thu -- 05:58 PM EST     Sunset
Thu -- 06:26 PM EST     0.01 knots Slack
Thu -- 09:45 PM EST     2.33 knots Max Flood
Thu -- 10:01 PM EST     Moonrise
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