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Gibsonton, FL

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Sunrise 7:16AMSunset 7:30PM Wednesday September 19, 2018 1:03 PM EDT (17:03 UTC) Moonrise 3:21PMMoonset 1:23AM Illumination 73% Phase: Waxing Gibbous; Moon at 10 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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GMZ830 Tampa Bay Waters- 927 Am Edt Wed Sep 19 2018
This afternoon..East winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest in the late morning and afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated Thunderstorms.
Tonight..North winds around 5 knots then becoming east around 5 knots in the late evening and overnight. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Thursday..North winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered Thunderstorms.
Thursday night..East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated Thunderstorms.
Friday..East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Scattered Thunderstorms.
Friday night..East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated Thunderstorms.
Saturday..East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Scattered Thunderstorms.
Saturday night..East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated Thunderstorms.
Sunday..East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Scattered Thunderstorms.
GMZ800 Synopsis For The Coastal Waters From Bonita Beach To Suwannee River- 927 Am Edt Wed Sep 19 2018
Synopsis..High pressure stretches across the waters...with a relaxed gradient and light winds for the next couple of days...then is reinforced from the north toward the end of the week with a tightening pressure gradient that continues into early next week with slightly stronger winds.


7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Gibsonton, 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
914 am edt Wed sep 19 2018

Update
The weather is sunny, warm and muggy already on this Wednesday
morning as surface observations and morning visible
satellite imagery show clear skies across west central and
southwest florida. Weak high pressure will remain over the
area which will allow for a west coast sea breeze to form up
later this afternoon. Very similiar to yesterday, showers
and storms will develop along the sea breeze boundary this
afternoon with the highest pops (30-60%) expected from the
i-75 corridor eastward. Daytime highs will be well above
average with highs in the low to mid 90's region wide with
heat indices reaching 100-105 degrees. No changes needed to
the forecast at this time.

Aviation
OverallVFR conditions with light sea breeze winds and vcnty tsra
from around 18z through 00z. Vsby and CIGS reduced around convection
and gusty winds possible. No other aviation impacts expected.

Marine
High pressure stretches across the waters... With a relaxed gradient
and light winds for the next couple of days... Then is reinforced
from the north toward the end of the week with a tightening pressure
gradient that continues into early next week with slightly stronger
winds.

Preliminary point temps pops
Tpa 92 78 92 76 30 20 40 30
fmy 92 76 93 75 30 10 40 30
gif 95 76 94 75 50 50 20 20
srq 91 77 92 76 30 10 30 30
bkv 93 74 94 74 30 10 30 20
spg 91 79 91 77 30 10 20 20

Tbw watches warnings advisories
Fl... Beach hazards statement through Thursday evening for
coastal charlotte-coastal lee-coastal manatee-coastal
sarasota-pinellas.

Gulf waters... None.

Update aviation marine... 74 wynn
upper air... 27 shiveley
decision support... 25 davis


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
OPTF1 - 8726607 - Old Port Tampa, FL 4 mi34 min SW 5.1 G 6 85°F 1015.7 hPa
GCTF1 4 mi34 min 85°F 75°F
MCYF1 7 mi34 min 88°F
TPAF1 - 8726694 - TPA Cruise Terminal 2, Tampa, FL 8 mi52 min SSE 2.9 G 4.1
SAPF1 - 8726520 - St. Petersburg, FL 9 mi40 min S 1.9 G 2.9 87°F 88°F1015.8 hPa
CLBF1 12 mi70 min W 6 G 7 90°F 1014.7 hPa
MTBF1 13 mi34 min WNW 1.9 G 5.1 84°F 1015.6 hPa74°F
PMAF1 14 mi34 min 84°F 89°F1015.4 hPa
CWBF1 - 8726724 - Clearwater Beach, FL 21 mi40 min NW 7 G 8.9 86°F 89°F1015.8 hPa
FHPF1 - Fred Howard Park, FL 28 mi70 min NNW 5.1 G 7 87°F 1016.3 hPa
42098 29 mi34 min 89°F1 ft
ARPF1 - APK - Aripeka, FL 43 mi130 min NW 5.1 G 7 87°F 1015.7 hPa

Wind History for Old Port Tampa, FL
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Macdill Air Force Base, Fl., FL3 mi2.1 hrsSW 510.00 miFair85°F74°F71%1015.9 hPa
Tampa, Peter O Knight Airport, FL6 mi89 minSSW 4 miOvercast86°F75°F70%1015.9 hPa
Albert Whitted Airport, FL8 mi2.2 hrsSE 310.00 miFair85°F75°F72%1015 hPa
Tampa, Tampa International Airport, FL10 mi2.2 hrsSW 510.00 miA Few Clouds90°F75°F63%1015.6 hPa
St. Petersburg/Clearwater Airport, FL12 mi2.2 hrsNE 410.00 miFair87°F75°F70%1015.4 hPa
Tampa, Vandenberg Airport, FL14 mi69 minN 010.00 miFair90°F75°F63%1015.9 hPa
Plant City, Plant City Municipal Airport, FL21 mi89 minWSW 310.00 miFair91°F75°F59%1016.6 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Ballast Point, Florida
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Tide / Current Tables for Old Tampa Bay Entrance (Port Tampa), Florida Current
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Weather Map and Satellite Images
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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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