Thursday, November15, 2018 L-36.com


Marine Weather and Tides
Hillsboro Beach, FL

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What's New / NOTES
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 6:38AMSunset 5:31PM Thursday November 15, 2018 1:30 PM EST (18:30 UTC) Moonrise 1:02PMMoonset 12:00AM Illumination 52% Phase: First Quarter Moon; Moon at 8 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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AMZ670 Coastal Waters From Jupiter Inlet To Deerfield Beach Fl Out 20 Nm- Waters From Jupiter Inlet To Deerfield Beach Fl From 20 To 60 Nm- 1125 Am Est Thu Nov 15 2018
.small craft should exercise caution tonight...
Rest of today..South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 5 seconds increasing to 10 seconds. Intracoastal waters light chop. A chance of showers and Thunderstorms in the morning. Showers likely with a chance of Thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Tonight..North northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet along the coast and 5 to 7 feet with occasional to 9 feet in the gulf stream. Period 7 seconds. North northeast swell around 3 feet late in the evening. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and Thunderstorms late in the evening...then a slight chance of showers after midnight.
Friday..North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet along the coast and 5 to 7 feet with occasional to 9 feet in the gulf stream. Period 6 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
Friday night..North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet along the coast and 4 to 6 feet with occasional to 8 feet in the gulf stream. Period 6 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Saturday through Sunday..East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
Sunday night and Monday..Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to northeast 10 to 15 knots in the gulf stream. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
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- 1125 Am Est Thu Nov 15 2018
Synopsis..Winds will begin to shift around to the west and then eventually the northwest across the atlantic and gulf coastal waters as a cold front pushes through the area. Marine conditions will deteriorate during the day with a small craft advisory in effect for the gulf coastal waters. A small craft advisory may be needed for the atlantic waters as well tonight. Marine conditions will slowly start to improve over the upcoming weekend.
Gulf stream hazards..SEas will be building to 7 feet Thursday night behind the passage of the cold front and remain elevated through Friday. Conditions are expected to improve into the weekend. The approximate location of the west wall of the gulf stream is currently unavailable.


7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Hillsboro Beach, FL
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Area Discussion for - Miami-South Florida, FL
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area forecast discussion
national weather service miami fl
issued by national weather service jacksonville fl
108 pm est Thu nov 15 2018

Aviation
The majority of this morning's convection has pushed into the
atlantic ahead of the front this afternoon. Some additional
showers and storms may develop ahead of the front this afternoon.

Otherwise, low CIGS and shifting winds will be the main aviation
concerns through the period. Sub-vfr CIGS could persist from this
evening into the day on Friday.

Prev discussion issued 1039 am est Thu nov 15 2018
update...

a few lines of showers and thunderstorms are moving across south
florida this morning. The forecast has been updated to bump up the
rain and thunderstorm chances just slightly along the east coast
in the next few hours. As the final pre-frontal trough pushes
through, thunderstorm chances should begin to decrease and rain
chances should also begin to taper off into the late afternoon and
evening.

Spc hourly mesoanalysis had highlighted some portions along the
atlantic coast with higher values on the non-supercell tornado
parameter. As the convection continues to push east, so should the
risk of waterspouts and or funnel clouds. Additional updates may
be necessary as the morning and early afternoon continue. Based
off current trends, those updates may be to trim back rain chances
and or hazard wording as the threat diminishes. Have a great
Thursday!
prev discussion... Issued 346 am est Thu nov 15 2018
discussion...

the cold front is currently moving on shore early this morning
just to the north of the area. This front will slowly progress
across south florida on Thursday morning across the western areas
and then it will clear the east coast metro areas during the
afternoon hours. There will be showers out ahead of the front,
however, thunderstorm activity will be limited as most of the
instability remains well off to the north of the region. Behind
this front, a drier and cooler air mass will filter in from west
to east as Thursday progresses. The exception to this will be
across the atlantic waters as a chance of showers will linger
through Friday.

The main change with this cold front will once again be the drier
and cooler air mass that moves into south florida during the end
of the work week. Low temperatures on Thursday night will drop
into the upper 40s across the northwestern interior sections to
the lower 60s across the east coast metro areas. As the upcoming
weekend approaches, a ridge of high pressure will build to north
of the region and morning lows will rebound to near normal levels
by the end of the weekend. Day time highs will warm up as well
through the period but only slightly expected to remain near
normal or even may be slightly below. It will remain dry through
most of the weekend but by late in the weekend and into early next
week a slight chance to a chance of showers is forecast along
atlantic waters and the adjacent east coast as the low level flow
turns out of the northeast and east with low level limited
moisture gradually on the increase.

Marine...

winds will begin to shift around to the west and then eventually
the northwest across the atlantic and gulf coastal waters as a
cold front pushes through the area. Marine conditions will
deteriorate during the day on Thursday and a small craft advisory
has been issued for the gulf coastal waters. A small craft
advisory may be needed for the atlantic waters as well on Thursday
night. Marine conditions will slowly start to improve over the
upcoming weekend.

Preliminary point temps pops
West palm beach 58 76 63 79 20 10 10 10
fort lauderdale 63 77 67 80 20 10 10 10
miami 61 77 64 81 20 0 10 10
naples 55 73 55 79 0 0 0 0

Mfl watches warnings advisories
Fl... None.

Am... None.

Gm... Small craft advisory until 1 pm est Friday for gmz656-657-676.

Aviation... 02 rag


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
PEGF1 32 mi30 min NW 6 G 8.9 82°F 1013.8 hPa (-1.8)
PVGF1 - Port Everglades Channel, FL 32 mi30 min WNW 6 G 8.9 80°F 1014 hPa (-1.9)72°F
LKWF1 - 8722670 - Lake Worth, FL 37 mi30 min NNW 7 G 9.9 79°F 82°F1015.3 hPa (-1.3)
SPGF1 - Settlement Point, GBI 44 mi30 min S 9.9 G 12 82°F 1014.3 hPa (-1.8)
VAKF1 - 8723214 - Virginia Key, FL 48 mi30 min WNW 6 G 8.9 82°F 83°F1013.7 hPa (-1.8)

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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Boca Raton, Boca Raton Airport, FL31 mi1.7 hrsNW 1010.00 miA Few Clouds81°F71°F74%1014.9 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Hillsboro Beach, ICWW, Florida
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Hillsboro Beach
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Thu -- 01:38 AM EST     2.47 feet High Tide
Thu -- 06:38 AM EST     Sunrise
Thu -- 08:03 AM EST     0.91 feet Low Tide
Thu -- 09:54 AM EST     First Quarter
Thu -- 01:03 PM EST     Moonrise
Thu -- 02:16 PM EST     2.65 feet High Tide
Thu -- 05:30 PM EST     Sunset
Thu -- 08:48 PM EST     1.00 feet Low Tide
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Tide / Current Tables for Hillsboro Inlet (ocean), Florida
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Hillsboro Inlet (ocean)
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Thu -- 01:13 AM EST     2.62 feet High Tide
Thu -- 06:38 AM EST     Sunrise
Thu -- 07:29 AM EST     1.03 feet Low Tide
Thu -- 09:54 AM EST     First Quarter
Thu -- 01:03 PM EST     Moonrise
Thu -- 01:51 PM EST     2.82 feet High Tide
Thu -- 05:30 PM EST     Sunset
Thu -- 08:14 PM EST     1.13 feet Low Tide
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