Wednesday, June28, 2017 L-36.com


Marine Weather and Tides
Punta Rassa, FL

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What's New / NOTES
6/25/2017 - NOAA is having a major issue that impact the 7 day forecast load times. Many users are reporting problems. The issue has been reported.
5/23/2017 - Worked with NOAA again to speed up the 7 day forecast load times. Thanks to them for being responsive.
5/19/2016 - There were issues with the 3 day airport observation history. I switched to another data source. Let me know if you see any issues with the data feeds.

Sunrise 6:36AMSunset 8:26PM Wednesday June 28, 2017 1:32 PM EDT (17:32 UTC) Moonrise 10:23AMMoonset 11:22PM Illumination 22% Phase: Waxing Crescent; Moon at 5 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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GMZ856 Coastal Waters From Bonita Beach To Englewood Fl Out 20 Nm- 954 Am Edt Wed Jun 28 2017
This afternoon..Winds becoming northwest 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Tonight..North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated Thunderstorms.
Thursday..Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest around 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Thursday night..Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a smooth. Scattered Thunderstorms.
Friday..Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered Thunderstorms.
Friday night..South winds around 5 knots becoming southeast overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated Thunderstorms.
Saturday..Southeast winds around 5 knots becoming northwest 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated Thunderstorms.
Saturday night..North winds around 5 knots becoming east after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated Thunderstorms.
Sunday..East winds around 5 knots becoming northwest 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered Thunderstorms.
GMZ800 Synopsis For The Coastal Waters From Bonita Beach To Suwannee River- 954 Am Edt Wed Jun 28 2017
Synopsis..High pressure will remain across the waters through the upcoming weekend with light winds and favorable boating conditions. Isolated to scattered Thunderstorms will be possible, especially from the late afternoon through overnight and early morning hours. These storms may produce locally gusty winds and increased seas, otherwise no widespread marine impacts are expected.

7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Punta Rassa, FL
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Area Discussion for - Tampa Bay, FL
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area forecast discussion
national weather service tampa bay ruskin fl
932 am edt Wed jun 28 2017

Update
Dissipating boundary across north florida with high pressure
moving across the eastern u.S. Will begin the transition to a
more east to northeast flow across the region today. Can see this
wind shift in the surface observations and visible satellite
imagery as the low clouds are moving southwest across the nature
coast into polk county and east central florida. This push will
limit the sea breeze development along the nature coast this
afternoon while further south still expect a shift to west and
northwest for a few hours before going to east to northeast again
early this evening. Still plenty of moisture in place so with the
development of the bay sea breezes will see scattered to numerous
convection develop and move toward the west this afternoon and
evening. Overall the grids zone forecast look ok and only made
some minor adjustments to winds and temperatures for today.

Aviation
Some areas MVFR ceilings will be possible during mid to late
morning once daytime heating gets underway, then scattered
convection this afternoon and evening will cause MVFR local ifr
conditions. Light winds will become east to northeast this
morning, then shift to west to northwest at the coastal TAF sites
of tpa, pie, srq this afternoon as the sea breeze develops. East
coast sea breeze will move westward early this evening shifting
winds back to east to northeast at all sites.

Marine
East to northeast flow will become established across the northern
waters today as high pressure well to the north builds south.

Otherwise, the rather light winds will shift to onshore with the
sea breeze further south before shifting back to easterly and
increasing some tonight. The east to southeast flow will then
continue for the next few days with a shift to onshore with the
sea breeze during each afternoon. Only marine hazard will be
isolated to scattered thunderstorms, which could locally enhance
winds and seas, and produce heavy rainfall and frequent lightning.

Preliminary point temps pops
Tpa 90 77 91 77 50 40 40 20
fmy 92 75 91 75 40 30 40 30
gif 91 74 93 75 60 30 50 30
srq 90 75 90 77 30 20 30 20
bkv 90 73 91 74 50 40 50 20
spg 90 78 91 79 40 30 30 20

Tbw watches warnings advisories
Fl... None.

Gulf waters... None.

Update aviation marine fire weather... 69 close
upper air... 27 shiveley
decision support... 05 carlisle


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
FMRF1 - 8725520 - Fort Myers, FL 13 mi45 min NNE 1.9 G 5.1 87°F 90°F1017 hPa
NPSF1 - 8725110 - Naples, FL 28 mi45 min W 6 G 8 88°F1017.3 hPa
RKXF1 - Rookery Bay Reserve, FL 35 mi108 min E 2.9 92°F 75°F
VENF1 - Venice, FL 46 mi33 min WNW 8 G 8.9 84°F 88°F1017.4 hPa (+0.3)77°F

Wind History for Naples, FL
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Fort Myers, Page Field, FL10 mi40 minNNW 510.00 miMostly Cloudy90°F73°F58%1017.1 hPa
Fort Myers, Southwest Florida International Airport, FL14 mi40 minVar 310.00 miFair91°F71°F52%1017 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Punta Rassa, San Carlos Bay, Florida
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Punta Rassa
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Wed -- 06:28 AM EDT     1.62 feet High Tide
Wed -- 06:37 AM EDT     Sunrise
Wed -- 10:02 AM EDT     1.33 feet Low Tide
Wed -- 11:23 AM EDT     Moonrise
Wed -- 04:26 PM EDT     2.39 feet High Tide
Wed -- 08:25 PM EDT     Sunset
Wed -- 11:48 PM EDT     0.09 feet Low Tide
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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Tide / Current Tables for Point Ybel (0.4 Mi. NW of), Florida Current
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Point Ybel (0.4 Mi. NW of)
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Wed -- 12:24 AM EDT     0.00 knots Slack
Wed -- 03:17 AM EDT     1.09 knots Max Flood
Wed -- 06:37 AM EDT     Sunrise
Wed -- 08:39 AM EDT     -0.00 knots Slack
Wed -- 10:08 AM EDT     -0.24 knots Max Ebb
Wed -- 11:23 AM EDT     Moonrise
Wed -- 11:30 AM EDT     0.00 knots Slack
Wed -- 02:21 PM EDT     0.83 knots Max Flood
Wed -- 05:10 PM EDT     -0.00 knots Slack
Wed -- 08:24 PM EDT     Sunset
Wed -- 10:01 PM EDT     -1.25 knots Max Ebb
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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Weather Map and Satellite Images
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IR Satellite Image from GEOS
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Wind Forecast for Tampa Bay, FL (13,3,4,5)
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Ground Weather Radar Station Tampa Bay Area, FL
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Gulf Stream Current


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