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Marine Weather and Tides
Stony Brook, NY

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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 5:24AMSunset 8:14PM Thursday May 25, 2017 2:22 PM EDT (18:22 UTC) Moonrise 5:36AMMoonset 8:03PM Illumination 0% Phase: New Moon; Moon at 0 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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ANZ335 Long Island Sound West Of New Haven Ct/port Jefferson Ny- 1227 Pm Edt Thu May 25 2017
.small craft advisory in effect until 6 pm edt this evening...
This afternoon..E winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Chance of drizzle. Rain likely early...then chance of light rain late. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Tonight..E winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming ne 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft in the evening...then 1 ft or less. Areas of fog in the evening. Showers and tstms likely or chance of drizzle in the evening...then showers and tstms likely after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 nm in the evening.
Fri..NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 ft or less. Showers likely in the morning...then chance of showers in the afternoon.
Fri night..NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 ft or less. Chance of showers in the evening.
Sat..NW winds around 5 kt...becoming sw in the afternoon. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sat night..SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sun..E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 ft or less. Chance of showers.
Mon..S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 ft or less. Chance of showers. Chance of tstms in the evening. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
ANZ300 1227 Pm Edt Thu May 25 2017
Synopsis for long island waters and new york harbor.. Low pressure develops across the mid atlantic today, then tracks through the waters tonight and into the maritimes on Fri. Weak high pressure builds in Friday night and Saturday...then slides offshore Saturday night. An area of low pressure approaches from the southwest Sunday and Sunday night...then passes to the south on Monday.

7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Stony Brook, NY
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Area Discussion for - New York City/Upton, NY
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1235 pm edt Thu may 25 2017

Synopsis
Low pressure will deepen over the mid-atlantic today, track through
the tri-state region tonight and into the maritimes on Friday. A
broad area of high pressures builds in for the first half of the
weekend, then a slow moving frontal system will bring the potential
for showers from Sunday into Tuesday.

Near term through Friday
Middle level drying is fast approaching from the south and west
early this afternoon. The back edge of the steady rain is now
moving through the nyc metro and will continue tracking
northward into the early afternoon. As the middle levels dry
out, we will be left with just a chance for light rain or
drizzle. Some uncertainty on whether or not there will be any
precipitation this afternoon, with the highest confidence in
continued low clouds and areas of fog.

Easterly winds will be gradually weaken this afternoon as the
pressure gradient slackens, but a few gusts up to 20-25 mph
possible near the coast early.

Attention then turns to the h5 low, currently over the ohio
valley and a vigorous piece of energy located across the
southeast. The upper low will swing this vorticity energy
towards the region tonight, with impressive dpva aloft and
steepening lapse rates in the middle levels. The models all
produce convective precip. As a result, showers and embedded
thunderstorms are expected overnight.

The upper low reaches the gulf of me on fri. This will allow
for decreasing coverage and intensity of showers through the
day. The downslope flow could allow for clearing, especially
along the coast, by the end of the day.

Temps will be below normal today, then will nudge closer on fri
as the rain ends. A blend of the guidance and raw model data
was used.

Short term Friday night through Sunday night
Weak ridging builds in Fri ngt and Sat which will attempt to
produce fair weather. There is a suggestion of shrtwv energy
swinging thru on sat. If this materializes, isold-sct shwrs will
be possible. A rainy day however is not expected attm. A broad
upr lvl low then drops into the midwest, producing SW flow aloft
across the fcst area sun. This will produce an increasing
chance for shwrs, particularly Sun aftn thru Sun ngt.

Temps will remain close to or blw normal thru the period. The
superblend was used.

Long term Monday through Wednesday
The upr low over the midwest will drive a slow moving frontal
sys thru the region for the beginning of the week. There is
some uncertainty wrt the timing, with the ECMWF slightly faster
than the gfs. Chance pops remain in the fcst.

Weak ridging builds in Tuesday, followed by more shortwaves
rotating around the S canada closed low, which has slid a bit
farther E into hudson bay NW ontario), Tuesday night and
Wednesday - with maybe some more isolated- scattered showers.

Temperatures should be within a few degrees of either side of
normal Sunday-Monday night, then run above normal Tuesday-
Wednesday.

Aviation 18z Thursday through Tuesday
An area of low pressure will move across the region through the taf
period.

Ifr lifr conds developing this morning in band of light to
moderate rain... And expected to continue into this evening.

Steady rain moves north between 18-20z... With areas of
drizzle light rain in its wake this afternoon. Potential for
lifr visibilities this evening in fog.

Moderate potential for an area of showers and thunderstorms to
move through the region between 02z and 08z. Heavy downpours
are the main threat.

Easterly winds 10-20kt with gusts to 25kt this
morning... Weakening late this afternoon into tonight. Northwest
flow develops Friday morning.

Ny metro enhanced aviation weather support...

detailed information, including hourly TAF wind component forecasts,
can be found at: http:

Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
44069 16 mi98 min ENE 21 G 29 56°F 63°F56°F
BRHC3 - 8467150 - Bridgeport, CT 18 mi65 min E 9.9 G 19 55°F 1003.7 hPa
44040 - Western Long Island Sound 23 mi68 min E 21 G 31 55°F 5 ft54°F
NWHC3 - 8465705 - New Haven, CT 28 mi65 min NE 5.1 G 6 58°F 59°F1004.4 hPa
44039 - Central Long Island Sound 30 mi113 min E 19 G 23 55°F 3 ft54°F
44022 - Execution Rocks 31 mi53 min 56°F 55°F
KPTN6 - 8516945 - Kings Point, NY 33 mi65 min NNE 6 G 6 57°F 57°F1002.2 hPa
44025 - LONG ISLAND 33 NM South of Islip, NY 46 mi93 min E 19 G 23 55°F 55°F6 ft1001.4 hPa (-1.2)
44065 - Entrance to New York Harbor 48 mi93 min E 19 G 25 56°F 56°F7 ft1001.6 hPa (-1.4)55°F
BATN6 - 8518750 - The Battery, NY 48 mi65 min 59°F 58°F1001.5 hPa

Wind History for Bridgeport, CT
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Islip, Long Island Mac Arthur Airport, NY9 mi27 minE 131.50 miLight Drizzle Fog/Mist58°F57°F100%1002.3 hPa
Shirley, Brookhaven Airport, NY17 mi27 minE 72.00 miLight Rain Fog/Mist58°F57°F100%1003.1 hPa
Bridgeport, Sikorsky Memorial Airport, CT18 mi31 minE 197.00 miLight Rain and Breezy58°F55°F90%1003.5 hPa
Farmingdale - Republic Airport, NY19 mi30 minE 103.00 miOvercast59°F57°F96%1002.3 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Stony Brook, Smithtown Bay, Long Island Sound, New York
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Stony Brook
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Thu -- 05:26 AM EDT     Sunrise
Thu -- 05:29 AM EDT     -0.96 feet Low Tide
Thu -- 05:36 AM EDT     Moonrise
Thu -- 11:32 AM EDT     6.72 feet High Tide
Thu -- 03:46 PM EDT     New Moon
Thu -- 05:42 PM EDT     -0.43 feet Low Tide
Thu -- 08:02 PM EDT     Moonset
Thu -- 08:12 PM EDT     Sunset
Thu -- 11:50 PM EDT     7.64 feet High Tide
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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75.63.61.70.1-0.8-0.80.223.95.66.66.65.74.12.40.8-0.2-0.40.42.14.167.3

Tide / Current Tables for Cedar Beach, Long Island, New York
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Cedar Beach
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Thu -- 05:26 AM EDT     Sunrise
Thu -- 05:34 AM EDT     -0.93 feet Low Tide
Thu -- 05:36 AM EDT     Moonrise
Thu -- 11:40 AM EDT     7.30 feet High Tide
Thu -- 03:46 PM EDT     New Moon
Thu -- 05:44 PM EDT     -0.41 feet Low Tide
Thu -- 08:02 PM EDT     Moonset
Thu -- 08:12 PM EDT     Sunset
Thu -- 11:56 PM EDT     8.35 feet High Tide
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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7.76.24.22.20.4-0.7-0.80.224.15.977.26.34.72.81.1-0.1-0.40.52.34.46.47.9

Weather Map and Satellite Images
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Wind Forecast for New York City/Upton, NY (14,3,4,5)
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Ground Weather Radar Station Upton, NY
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