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Marine Weather and Tides
Bridgeport, CT

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Sunrise 6:37AMSunset 7:16PM Wednesday March 29, 2017 11:02 AM EDT (15:02 UTC) Moonrise 7:50AMMoonset 9:14PM Illumination 5% Phase: Waxing Crescent; Moon at 2 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- 1009 Am Edt Wed Mar 29 2017
Today..NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 ft or less...then around 2 ft this afternoon.
Tonight..N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt... Diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thu..NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thu night..S winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 ft or less. Chance of rain after midnight.
Fri..E winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming se 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 ft or less...then 1 to 2 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
Fri night..E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 nm in the evening.
Sat..N winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft...then 1 ft or less. Rain likely...mainly in the morning.
Sun..NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 ft or less.
ANZ300 1009 Am Edt Wed Mar 29 2017
Synopsis for long island waters and new york harbor.. Low pressure tracks out to sea today. High pressure build in on Thursday. Low pressure approaching from the central states will impact the region Thursday night into Saturday. High pressure will build in on Sunday.

7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Bridgeport, CT
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Area Discussion for - New York City/Upton, NY
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743 am edt Wed mar 29 2017

Synopsis
Low pressure will track out to sea today, allowing high pressure
to build in on Thursday. Low pressure will impact the area
Thursday night through Saturday. High pressure builds in for
Sunday through Monday night. Another area of low pressure
affects the region Tuesday.

Near term /through tonight/
Forecast is on track, only minor changes made to reflect current
observations.

Low pressure south of nantucket will continue to track out to
sea today. A 1030s high building southward over ontario will
combine with the exiting low to produce northerly winds into
tonight. Residual low clouds will burn off this morning, then
fair weather cumulus should develop this afternoon as convective
temperatures are reached. Moderate mixing will allow for
temperatures to eclipse highs of the past few days, despite the
essentially cooler airmass. The guidance was in good agreement
so a blend was used.

Short term /Thursday/
High pressure drifts across the forecast area resulting in fair
weather and light winds. Mid and high clouds will filter out the
sunshine from time to time. A blend of the guidance, which was
in good agreement, was used for temperatures.

Long term /Thursday night through Tuesday/
Operational models are in fairly good agreement in the long term.

High pressure at the surface pushes off the new england coast
Thursday night. Warm air advection allows clouds to lower and
thicken, with precipitation moving in mainly late Thursday night as
a weakening surface low form the mid-west approaches. Precipitation
may start out as a brief period of wintry mix inland. Little, if any
accumulation is expected.

Precipitation continues into Friday, with plain rain everywhere by
the afternoon. The rain may come down moderate to heavy at times
Friday night as a secondary low develops off the mid-atlantic coast,
creating a decent amount of lift throughout the column to support
the heavier rainfall. Precipitable water values exceeding an inch
late Friday night is well above the average for the date, given
climatology.

After some lingering showers Saturday morning, surface high pressure
builds in thereafter, keeping the area dry through the rest of the
weekend into Monday.

High pressure pushes off the east coast on Monday night, allowing for
another low to affect the area Tuesday.

Temperatures during the long term will be seasonable, with the
exception of Friday and Saturday. Cloudy skies and rain will keep
temperatures below normal these days.

Aviation /12z Wednesday through Sunday/
Low pressure departs this morning. A cold front pushes through
the region this afternoon... With high pressure building towards
the area tonight.

Bands of MVFR CIGS expected to gradually improve toVFR
through 15z... Then conds remainVFR through the TAF period.

Nw gusts of 20-25 kt likely through the morning... Perhaps
weakening a bit in the early/mid afternoon... Before re-
invigorating late afternoon into early eve. NW gusts likely
last for metro terminals into the start of the evening
push... Diminishing after 00 to 02z. Winds expected to be right
of 310 magnetic through the period.

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
BRHC3 - 8467150 - Bridgeport, CT 2 mi45 min N 8.9 G 16 47°F 1016.9 hPa
NWHC3 - 8465705 - New Haven, CT 16 mi45 min NNE 14 G 18 46°F 40°F1017.2 hPa
44040 - Western Long Island Sound 26 mi48 min N 9.7 G 16 44°F 1 ft36°F
44039 - Central Long Island Sound 27 mi63 min N 12 G 16 43°F 2 ft
KPTN6 - 8516945 - Kings Point, NY 40 mi45 min 9.9 G 15 44°F 40°F1018.2 hPa

Wind History for Bridgeport, CT
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Bridgeport, Sikorsky Memorial Airport, CT3 mi71 minN 11 G 2310.00 miPartly Cloudy50°F34°F54%1017 hPa
New Haven, Tweed-New Haven Airport, CT17 mi70 minN 17 G 2610.00 miMostly Cloudy47°F35°F63%1017 hPa
Oxford, Waterbury-Oxford Airport, CT23 mi73 minN 16 G 2310.00 miMostly Cloudy43°F30°F61%1017.6 hPa
Danbury, Danbury Municipal Airport, CT23 mi70 minNNW 8 G 1610.00 miOvercast42°F35°F76%1018.6 hPa
Islip, Long Island Mac Arthur Airport, NY24 mi67 minN 15 G 2110.00 miPartly Cloudy49°F36°F61%1016.9 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Bridgeport, Connecticut
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Bridgeport
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Wed -- 12:29 AM EDT     8.01 feet High Tide
Wed -- 06:40 AM EDT     Sunrise
Wed -- 06:49 AM EDT     -1.13 feet Low Tide
Wed -- 07:50 AM EDT     Moonrise
Wed -- 12:56 PM EDT     7.61 feet High Tide
Wed -- 07:06 PM EDT     -0.76 feet Low Tide
Wed -- 07:15 PM EDT     Sunset
Wed -- 09:13 PM EDT     Moonset
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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7.97.86.74.72.50.6-0.8-1.1-0.31.53.75.77.17.66.95.33.31.3-0.1-0.8-0.31.23.45.5

Tide / Current Tables for Milford Harbor, Connecticut
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Milford Harbor
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Wed -- 12:21 AM EDT     7.85 feet High Tide
Wed -- 06:39 AM EDT     -1.08 feet Low Tide
Wed -- 06:40 AM EDT     Sunrise
Wed -- 07:49 AM EDT     Moonrise
Wed -- 12:48 PM EDT     7.46 feet High Tide
Wed -- 06:56 PM EDT     -0.73 feet Low Tide
Wed -- 07:14 PM EDT     Sunset
Wed -- 09:13 PM EDT     Moonset
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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7.87.66.34.32.10.3-0.8-1-01.83.95.87.17.46.64.92.91.1-0.3-0.7-0.11.53.65.7

Weather Map and Satellite Images
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Wind Forecast for New York City/Upton, NY (11,2,3,4)
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Ground Weather Radar Station Upton, NY
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