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Marine Weather and Tides
St. Pete 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 6:36AMSunset 8:18PM Wednesday May 22, 2019 9:16 AM EDT (13:16 UTC) Moonrise 10:58PMMoonset 8:49AM Illumination 87% 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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GMZ853 Coastal Waters From Englewood To Tarpon Springs Fl Out 20 Nm- 418 Am Edt Wed May 22 2019
Today..South winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest around 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Tonight..Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming east around 15 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
Thursday..Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Thursday night..East winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the late evening, then diminishing to 10 to 15 knots toward morning. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
Friday..East winds around 15 knots then becoming northeast 5 to 10 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
Friday night..East winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
Saturday..Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Saturday night..Northeast winds around 15 knots then becoming east in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
Sunday..East winds around 10 knots then becoming northwest late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
GMZ800 Synopsis For The Coastal Waters From Bonita Beach To Suwannee River- 418 Am Edt Wed May 22 2019
Synopsis.. A strong ridge of high pressure north of the waters will result in mainly easterly winds weak sea breezes near the coast through Thursday. Easterly surges of 15 to 20 knots are possible tonight, Thursday night, and Friday night. The ridge will shift south into the waters over the weekend resulting in lighter winds with stronger sea breezes each day.


7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near St. Pete Beach, FL
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Area Discussion for - Tampa Bay, FL
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901 am edt Wed may 22 2019

Update
Some early morning showers off the coast of southwest
florida have all but dissipated, with mainly rain free
conditions expected to hold through the rest of the morning.

The ktbw 12z sounding shows a rather dry air mass above
750mb as stacked high pressure sits over the region. Hrrr
and other high resolution models are indicating the
possibility of a few sea breeze showers this afternoon,
mainly along the nature coast, but with the strong
subsidence aloft, any convection should remain very
isolated. Temperatures will remain near record warm, with
afternoon highs topping out in the mid 90s inland.

The forecast looks on track overall, with no significant
changes planned for the evening update.

Aviation
Vfr conditions will hold through the next 24 hours.

Marine
Atlantic high pressure will continue to ridge into the
northeastern gulf of mexico through the rest of the week,
with generally easterly winds turning onshore near the coast
with the afternoon sea breeze. Nocturnal easterly surges
will bring wind speeds up to near cautionary levels each
evening beginning Wednesday night. Rain chances will remain
minimal into the weekend.

Preliminary point temps pops
Tpa 92 73 92 72 10 0 0 0
fmy 93 71 92 70 0 0 0 0
gif 94 71 92 70 0 0 0 0
srq 91 71 91 70 10 0 10 0
bkv 94 66 93 64 10 0 0 0
spg 91 76 90 75 10 0 10 0

Tbw watches warnings advisories
Fl... None.

Gulf waters... None.

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Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
42098 7 mi47 min 82°F1 ft
CLBF1 10 mi83 min SE 2.9 G 6 77°F 1016.5 hPa
MTBF1 14 mi29 min SSE 6 G 8.9 79°F 1017.6 hPa70°F
SAPF1 - 8726520 - St. Petersburg, FL 14 mi35 min SSE 4.1 G 6 79°F 83°F1017.9 hPa
PMAF1 16 mi35 min 78°F 83°F1017.4 hPa
GCTF1 19 mi29 min 79°F 1017.7 hPa70°F
OPTF1 - 8726607 - Old Port Tampa, FL 20 mi29 min SE 6 G 8 78°F 83°F1017.8 hPa
CWBF1 - 8726724 - Clearwater Beach, FL 21 mi35 min SE 6 G 7 79°F 84°F1017.7 hPa
MCYF1 28 mi29 min 86°F
TPAF1 - 8726694 - TPA Cruise Terminal 2, Tampa, FL 29 mi29 min SSE 5.1 G 8
TSHF1 - 8726667 - East Bay Causeway, FL 29 mi29 min E 2.9 G 6
FHPF1 - Fred Howard Park, FL 33 mi83 min SE 4.1 G 5.1 78°F 1018 hPa
42013 - C10 - Navy-2 35 mi47 min SE 7.8 81°F 81°F1017.2 hPa
VENF1 - Venice, FL 47 mi77 min ESE 4.1 G 5.1 77°F 83°F1017 hPa (+1.4)73°F
42022 48 mi47 min SSE 9.7 G 12 79°F 80°F1017.4 hPa

Wind History for C-Cut, FL
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Albert Whitted Airport, FL14 mi24 minSSE 610.00 miFair81°F72°F74%1018.6 hPa
St. Petersburg/Clearwater Airport, FL18 mi24 minSSE 510.00 miFair81°F71°F72%1017.6 hPa
Macdill Air Force Base, Fl., FL22 mi21 minSSE 610.00 miPartly Cloudy80°F70°F74%1017.9 hPa

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2 days agoSE63NE3NE3E4E4--NE3E4N6NW9N7N7NE10NE6SE12SE10E9E7E5E6E7E6E7

Tide / Current Tables for Pass-a-Grille Beach, Florida
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Pass-a-Grille Beach
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Wed -- 05:47 AM EDT     1.18 feet High Tide
Wed -- 06:38 AM EDT     Sunrise
Wed -- 07:46 AM EDT     1.16 feet Low Tide
Wed -- 09:49 AM EDT     Moonset
Wed -- 02:22 PM EDT     2.20 feet High Tide
Wed -- 08:16 PM EDT     Sunset
Wed -- 10:49 PM EDT     -0.14 feet Low Tide
Wed -- 11:57 PM EDT     Moonrise
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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Tide / Current Tables for Tampa Bay Entrance (Egmont Channel), Florida Current
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Tampa Bay Entrance (Egmont Channel)
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Wed -- 12:08 AM EDT     0.00 knots Slack
Wed -- 03:35 AM EDT     1.40 knots Max Flood
Wed -- 06:38 AM EDT     Sunrise
Wed -- 08:44 AM EDT     0.08 knots Min Flood
Wed -- 09:49 AM EDT     Moonset
Wed -- 01:34 PM EDT     1.12 knots Max Flood
Wed -- 04:27 PM EDT     -0.00 knots Slack
Wed -- 08:16 PM EDT     Sunset
Wed -- 08:25 PM EDT     -2.01 knots Max Ebb
Wed -- 11:57 PM EDT     Moonrise
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 (9,2,3,4)
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