Wednesday, April25, 2018 L-36.com


Marine Weather and Tides
McGregor, FL

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What's New / NOTES
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.
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.

Sunrise 6:52AMSunset 7:58PM Wednesday April 25, 2018 10:01 PM EDT (02:01 UTC) Moonrise 2:58PMMoonset 3:13AM Illumination 82% 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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GMZ856 Coastal Waters From Bonita Beach To Englewood Fl Out 20 Nm- 848 Pm Edt Wed Apr 25 2018
Rest of tonight..Northwest winds around 10 knots diminishing to around 5 knots toward morning. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Thursday..West winds around 5 knots increasing to around 10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Thursday night..Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Friday..West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers in the morning. A slight chance of Thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Friday night..Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of Thunderstorms in the evening.
Saturday..Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around 15 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
Saturday night..Northwest winds around 15 knots then becoming north 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
Sunday..North winds around 10 knots then becoming northwest in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Sunday night..Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming north around 15 knots late in the evening, then becoming northeast 5 to 10 knots after midnight then becoming east around 15 knots toward morning. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
Monday..East winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
GMZ800 Synopsis For The Coastal Waters From Bonita Beach To Suwannee River- 848 Pm Edt Wed Apr 25 2018
Synopsis..Western gulf high pressure building toward the waters today will keep gentle to moderate northwest or west winds with seas 3 feet or less through tonight. Winds become southwest and stay benign Thu and most of Thu night but begin to increase and shift to the west and northwest as a cold front approaches...crossing the east gulf waters Fri then exiting fl Sat. High pressure builds in over the gulf region Sun-mon then slips out over the atlantic Tue.

7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near McGregor, FL
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Area Discussion for - Tampa Bay, FL
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national weather service tampa bay ruskin fl
830 pm edt Wed apr 25 2018

Update (rest of tonight)
High pressure remains over the area which will allow for another
pleasant evening. The 00z evening sounding continues to show a drier
air mass over the area with a pw of only 0.67 inches. This will
support a cloud free evening continuing into the early morning
hours. Seasonal temperatures can be expected overnight ranging from
the upper 50s along the nature coast and inland to the mid 60's
closer to the coastline. No changes needed to the forecast.

Aviation
Vfr conditions expected through the period. Onshore winds 10 knots
or less continue for the next few hours, becoming light and variable
overnight. No other aviation impacts expected.

Marine
Western gulf high pressure building toward the waters
today will keep gentle to moderate northwest or west winds with seas
3 feet or less through tonight. Winds become southwest and stay
benign Thu and most of Thu night but begin to increase and shift to
the west and northwest as a cold front approaches... Crossing the
east gulf waters Fri then exiting fl sat. High pressure builds in
over the gulf region sun-mon then slips out over the atlantic tue.

Preliminary point temps pops
Tpa 65 81 69 80 0 0 0 20
fmy 64 85 68 84 0 0 0 30
gif 61 84 65 84 0 0 0 30
srq 64 80 70 80 0 0 0 20
bkv 57 82 64 80 0 0 0 20
spg 67 79 70 79 0 0 0 20

Tbw watches warnings advisories
Fl... None.

Gulf waters... None.

Update aviation marine... 74 wynn
upper air decision support... 25 davis


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
FMRF1 - 8725520 - Fort Myers, FL 7 mi44 min W 6 G 8.9 73°F 85°F1013.5 hPa
NPSF1 - 8725110 - Naples, FL 30 mi44 min 75°F 82°F1013.8 hPa
RKXF1 - Rookery Bay Reserve, FL 37 mi77 min 70°F 64°F
VENF1 - Venice, FL 45 mi62 min WNW 12 G 14 71°F 78°F1013.9 hPa (+0.4)60°F

Wind History for Naples, FL
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Airport Reports
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Fort Myers, Page Field, FL3 mi69 minWNW 1010.00 miFair73°F62°F69%1013.6 hPa
Fort Myers, Southwest Florida International Airport, FL9 mi69 minNW 410.00 miFair71°F62°F73%1013.3 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Cape Coral Bridge, Florida
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Cape Coral Bridge
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Wed -- 04:13 AM EDT     Moonset
Wed -- 06:54 AM EDT     Sunrise
Wed -- 07:51 AM EDT     -0.01 feet Low Tide
Wed -- 02:06 PM EDT     0.73 feet High Tide
Wed -- 03:57 PM EDT     Moonrise
Wed -- 07:56 PM EDT     0.41 feet Low Tide
Wed -- 07:56 PM EDT     Sunset
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 -- 02:44 AM EDT     -1.21 knots Max Ebb
Wed -- 04:13 AM EDT     Moonset
Wed -- 05:45 AM EDT     0.00 knots Slack
Wed -- 06:55 AM EDT     Sunrise
Wed -- 09:44 AM EDT     1.09 knots Max Flood
Wed -- 01:20 PM EDT     -0.00 knots Slack
Wed -- 03:33 PM EDT     -0.71 knots Max Ebb
Wed -- 03:58 PM EDT     Moonrise
Wed -- 06:00 PM EDT     0.00 knots Slack
Wed -- 07:57 PM EDT     Sunset
Wed -- 08:56 PM EDT     0.62 knots Max Flood
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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Weather Map and Satellite Images
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Wind Forecast for Tampa Bay, FL (22,6,7,8)
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Ground Weather Radar Station Tampa Bay Area, FL
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