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Marine Weather and Tides
Dunedin, FL

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Sunrise 7:20AMSunset 7:23PM Wednesday September 26, 2018 12:35 AM EDT (04:35 UTC) Moonrise 7:43PMMoonset 7:38AM Illumination 98% Phase: Waning Gibbous; Moon at 16 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- 824 Pm Edt Tue Sep 25 2018
Rest of tonight..Southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Scattered Thunderstorms.
Wednesday..Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming west late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated Thunderstorms.
Wednesday night..North winds around 5 knots then becoming southeast around 10 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Scattered Thunderstorms.
Thursday..Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming north around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Scattered Thunderstorms.
Thursday night..East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Scattered Thunderstorms.
Friday..East winds around 10 knots then becoming northeast around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Scattered Thunderstorms.
Friday night..East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Saturday..East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Saturday night..East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Sunday..East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated Thunderstorms.
GMZ800 Synopsis For The Coastal Waters From Bonita Beach To Suwannee River- 824 Pm Edt Tue Sep 25 2018
Synopsis..High pressure will remain stretched across the region through the week and into the weekend with the east to southeast wind flow continuing. Winds and seas will be higher near scattered mainly late afternoon and evening showers and Thunderstorms.


7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Dunedin, FL
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Area Discussion for - Tampa Bay, FL
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national weather service tampa bay ruskin fl
810 pm edt Tue sep 25 2018

Update
Easterly flow once again brought showers and thunderstorms
from the east coast to the west coast. We still have some
lingering convection south of manatee county but all storms
should be dissipating or pushing off the coast in the next
couple of hours. We are expecting much of the same tomorrow
with our easterly flow. Showers and storms will start in the
interior in the late afternoon and head towards the coast
in the evening hours.

No major changes needed at this time except for a few small
changes to pops down south were storms linger.

Aviation
Overall TAF sites should beVFR overnight. A few storms
still lingering on the southern coastline so kept vcts for a
few more hours in our southern tafs sites. Much of the same
conditions tomorrow with late afternoon and evening vcts
with temporary MVFR ifr with a passing thunderstorms. Winds
will remain light and out of an easterly direction for most
of the TAF time.

Marine...

surface high pressure from the atlantic extending west across the
florida and the eastern gulf of mexico will maintain an east to
southeast flow across waters into the weekend with an onshore sea
breeze component developing near the coast each afternoon during the
work week then the flow increases some this weekend keeping the sea
breeze pinned at the coast if it develops at all. Wind speeds will
remain around 15 knots or less with seas 4 feet or less, except in
the vicinity of showers and thunderstorms. No headlines expected.

Preliminary point temps pops
Tpa 78 93 77 93 30 20 30 20
fmy 75 93 75 93 30 40 30 60
gif 76 93 75 93 10 30 20 40
srq 76 92 76 92 30 20 30 40
bkv 74 93 73 93 20 30 30 20
spg 78 91 77 91 30 10 20 20

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

Beach hazards statement through Wednesday evening for
coastal lee.

Gulf waters... None.

Update aviation marine... 27 shiveley
upper air... 13 oglesby
decision support... 13 oglesby


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
CWBF1 - 8726724 - Clearwater Beach, FL 2 mi36 min ESE 7 G 11 83°F 88°F1019.8 hPa (+1.4)
FHPF1 - Fred Howard Park, FL 10 mi102 min SE 6 G 7 83°F 1020.2 hPa
OPTF1 - 8726607 - Old Port Tampa, FL 18 mi36 min ESE 5.1 G 7 82°F 1020 hPa (+1.6)
SAPF1 - 8726520 - St. Petersburg, FL 20 mi42 min SE 6 G 8.9 82°F 87°F1020.1 hPa
CLBF1 20 mi102 min ESE 1.9 G 2.9 84°F 1019 hPa
TPAF1 - 8726694 - TPA Cruise Terminal 2, Tampa, FL 21 mi60 min ESE 7 G 9.9
MCYF1 22 mi36 min 88°F
GCTF1 23 mi36 min 82°F 76°F
MTBF1 27 mi36 min S 4.1 G 5.1 81°F 1020.1 hPa (+1.8)75°F
PMAF1 29 mi36 min 78°F 87°F1019.7 hPa (+1.5)
ARPF1 - APK - Aripeka, FL 30 mi102 min ESE 1.9 G 4.1 83°F 1019.7 hPa
42098 30 mi36 min 86°F1 ft

Wind History for Clearwater Beach, FL
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
St. Petersburg/Clearwater Airport, FL10 mi43 minESE 710.00 miOvercast81°F77°F88%1019.7 hPa
Tampa, Tampa International Airport, FL16 mi43 minESE 610.00 miMostly Cloudy84°F75°F74%1020.2 hPa
Albert Whitted Airport, FL19 mi43 minSE 1110.00 miA Few Clouds82°F77°F85%1019.3 hPa
Macdill Air Force Base, Fl., FL19 mi1.7 hrsSE 610.00 miFair82°F75°F80%1019.9 hPa
Tampa, Peter O Knight Airport, FL21 mi41 minSE 6 mi81°F77°F89%1020 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Dunedin, St. Joseph Sound, Florida
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Tide / Current Tables for Old Tampa Bay Entrance (Port Tampa), Florida Current
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