Tuesday, September26, 2017 L-36.com


Marine Weather and Tides
Palm Valley, FL

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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 7:15AMSunset 7:17PM Tuesday September 26, 2017 8:49 AM EDT (12:49 UTC) Moonrise 11:59AMMoonset 10:48PM Illumination 33% Phase: Waxing Crescent; Moon at 6 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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AMZ452 Coastal Waters From Altamaha Sound To Fernandina Beach Fl Out 20 Nm- Coastal Waters From Fernandina Beach To St. Augustine Fl Out 20 Nm- Coastal Waters From St. Augustine To Flagler Beach Fl Out 20 Nm- 352 Am Edt Tue Sep 26 2017
.small craft exercise caution...
Today..North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the evening. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 12 seconds. Inland waters a light chop.
Tonight..South southeast winds around 5 knots becoming west late in the evening. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 12 seconds. Inland waters smooth.
Wednesday..Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast in the evening. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 11 seconds. Inland waters a light chop.
Wednesday night..West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 11 seconds. Inland waters smooth.
Thursday..Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Inland waters a light chop.
Thursday night..South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Inland waters smooth.
Friday..South southwest winds around 5 knots becoming southeast in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Inland waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and Thunderstorms.
Friday night..South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west southwest after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Inland waters smooth. A chance of showers and Thunderstorms.
Saturday..Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet in the afternoon. Inland waters choppy. A chance of showers and Thunderstorms.
AMZ400 Synopsis For Altamaha Sound Ga To Flagler Beach Fl Out To 60 Nm- 352 Am Edt Tue Sep 26 2017
Synopsis.. Elevated seas continue as hurricane maria moves to the northeast of the region. Winds will be light through Friday and then increase from the northeast on Saturday as strong high pressure builds to the north.

7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Palm Valley, FL
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Area Discussion for - Jacksonville, FL
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area forecast discussion
national weather service jacksonville fl
315 am edt Tue sep 26 2017

Short term Today and tonight... A dry NW flow over the area will
provide another sunny and dry day with above normal temperatures.

With light winds temperatures will reach the lower 90s inland... And
mid upper 80s near the coast where an afternoon seabreeze will
develop. Lows tonight will be in the upper 60s lower 70s with calm
winds.

Wednesday and Thursday Hurricane maria will begin weakening off
the north carolina coast, and weak shortwave troughing will hold the
ridge over the lower mississippi back from moving overhead. Overall
dry, offshore or northerly winds are expected midweek. High
temperatures Wednesday and Thursday will reach the mid 90s in most
locations, which will come close to record highs for late september.

Long term (Friday through Tuesday)
Weak troughing will morph into a larger upper level trough or upper low
along the florida gulf coast, and scattered showers and thunderstorms
are possible Friday afternoon, mainly across northeast florida closer
to these dynamics. A cold front will move through the southeast this
timeframe too,though 00z guidance looks like it will wash out before it
reaches far southeastern georgia. Surface low develops later in the
weekend off the atlantic coast and will bring cooler temperatures,
continued rain chances and breezy onshore flow starting Saturday and
persisting through early next week. This event could exacerbate any
still lingering coastal flooding, and bring another round of rough surf
to the beaches.

Aviation Vfr conditions will continue today with light winds.

Marine Advisory for seas will continue offshore into Wednesday
as swells from maria keep combined sea heights elevated. Winds
will be light at near 10 knots through Friday as the pressure
gradient remains weak. Northeast winds will increase Saturday as
models show strong high pressure building over new england and
weak low pressure forming near the bahamas. Advisories will be likely
again this weekend.

Rip currents: high rip current risk today due to long period
(13 sec) swells. Moderate risk on Wednesday as swells decrease.

Hydrology Coastal flood advisory extended through at least
Wednesday for most of the st. Johns river basin as river gauges
still show minor to moderate flooding is still occurring at times
of high tide.

Moderate flooding continues along portions of the santa fe river.

Minor flooding still occurring on the st. Marys river and on the
satilla river east of waycross.

Preliminary point temps pops
Amg 89 67 92 70 0 0 10 10
ssi 88 72 89 75 0 0 10 10
jax 89 70 92 72 10 0 10 0
sgj 88 71 89 73 10 0 0 10
gnv 91 68 92 70 10 0 0 10
ocf 92 69 92 71 10 10 0 0

Jax watches warnings advisories
Fl... Coastal flood advisory until 8 pm edt Wednesday for clay-coastal
duval-flagler-inland duval-putnam-st. Johns.

High rip current risk through this evening for coastal duval-
coastal nassau-flagler-st. Johns.

Ga... None.

Am... Small craft advisory until 10 am edt Wednesday for waters from
altamaha sound ga to fernandina beach fl from 20 to 60 nm-
waters from fernandina beach to st. Augustine fl from 20 to
60 nm-waters from st. Augustine to flagler beach fl from 20
to 60 nm.

Zibura elsenheimer


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
LTJF1 11 mi49 min 75°F 72°F
MYPF1 - 8720218 - Mayport (Bar Pilots Dock), FL 12 mi49 min NW 4.1 G 6 74°F 82°F1013.3 hPa (+1.2)
BLIF1 14 mi49 min W 4.1 G 5.1 74°F 1014 hPa (+1.0)74°F
JXUF1 15 mi49 min 81°F
DMSF1 15 mi49 min 82°F
41117 22 mi27 min 81°F5 ft
SAUF1 - St. Augustine, FL 26 mi49 min WNW 4.1 G 5.1 74°F 81°F1013.1 hPa (+1.3)74°F
RCYF1 30 mi49 min 82°F
FRDF1 - 8720030 - Fernandina Beach, FL 32 mi49 min WNW 5.1 G 7 74°F 82°F1013.7 hPa (+1.0)
41112 - Offshore Fernandina Beach, FL (132) 34 mi49 min 81°F3 ft
GTXF1 - Guana Tolomato Matanzas Reserve, FL 40 mi64 min W 2.9 73°F 1015 hPa72°F

Wind History for I-295 Bridge, St Johns River, FL
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Jacksonville Craig Municipal Airport, FL10 mi56 minWNW 510.00 miFair72°F71°F97%1013 hPa
Mayport Naval Station - Adm David L. McDonald Field, FL12 mi57 minWNW 410.00 miMostly Cloudy74°F73°F97%1012.8 hPa
Jacksonville Naval Air Station, FL15 mi56 minN 010.00 miMostly Cloudy73°F70°F90%1012.9 hPa
Northeast Florida Regional Airport, FL18 mi53 minWNW 410.00 miFair72°F71°F97%1013.2 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Oak Landing, ICWW, Florida
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Oak Landing
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Tue -- 03:40 AM EDT     3.92 feet High Tide
Tue -- 07:16 AM EDT     Sunrise
Tue -- 09:20 AM EDT     0.85 feet Low Tide
Tue -- 12:59 PM EDT     Moonrise
Tue -- 04:12 PM EDT     4.23 feet High Tide
Tue -- 07:16 PM EDT     Sunset
Tue -- 10:12 PM EDT     1.09 feet Low Tide
Tue -- 11:48 PM EDT     Moonset
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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Tide / Current Tables for St. Johns River Entrance, Florida Current
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St. Johns River Entrance
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Tue -- 12:02 AM EDT     1.56 knots Max Flood
Tue -- 03:07 AM EDT     -0.00 knots Slack
Tue -- 05:36 AM EDT     -1.79 knots Max Ebb
Tue -- 07:16 AM EDT     Sunrise
Tue -- 09:40 AM EDT     0.00 knots Slack
Tue -- 12:17 PM EDT     1.97 knots Max Flood
Tue -- 12:59 PM EDT     Moonrise
Tue -- 03:39 PM EDT     -0.00 knots Slack
Tue -- 06:07 PM EDT     -1.70 knots Max Ebb
Tue -- 07:16 PM EDT     Sunset
Tue -- 10:31 PM EDT     0.00 knots Slack
Tue -- 11:48 PM EDT     Moonset
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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Weather Map and Satellite Images
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Wind Forecast for Jacksonville, FL (8,2,3,4)
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Ground Weather Radar Station Jacksonville, FL
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