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Belleair, FL

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Sunrise 7:02AMSunset 5:36PM Saturday November 28, 2020 12:30 AM EST (05:30 UTC) Moonrise 4:41PMMoonset 5:23AM Illumination 96% Phase: Waxing Gibbous; Moon at 13 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- 814 Pm Est Fri Nov 27 2020
Rest of tonight..Northeast winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Saturday..East winds around 5 knots then becoming south late in the morning, then becoming west early in the afternoon then becoming northwest around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Saturday night..North winds around 5 knots then becoming east after midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Sunday..East winds around 5 knots then becoming south around 10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Sunday night..Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Scattered Thunderstorms after midnight.
Monday..West winds around 15 knots. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. Scattered Thunderstorms.
Monday night..Northwest winds around 15 knots. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
Tuesday..North winds around 15 knots. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
Tuesday night..Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Wednesday..Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
GMZ800 Synopsis For The Coastal Waters From Bonita Beach To Suwannee River- 814 Pm Est Fri Nov 27 2020
Synopsis..Weak high pressure will remain over the gulf this weekend for light winds and slight seas. A strong cold front early next week will bring strong winds and rough choppy elevated seas.


7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Belleair, FL
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Area Discussion for - Tampa Bay, FL
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FXUS62 KTBW 280113 AFDTBW

Area Forecast Discussion National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL 813 PM EST Fri Nov 27 2020

UPDATE. Zonal flow aloft over the FL Peninsula this evening with weak surface high pressure in place over the area. Warm and humid conditions to continue with patchy fog forming overnight especially in interior and fog prone areas through Saturday Morning. Latest grids and forecasts on track.

AVIATION. VFR conditions this evening with light winds but patchy/shallow field fog is expected to develop overnight especially in typical fog prone areas with tempos into MVFR category, but may need to reduce vsby into IFR towards 12Z as conditions warrant.

Prev Discussion. /issued 149 PM EST Fri Nov 27 2020/

DISCUSSION .

Models are a little slower with the approaching cold front than they were yesterday, we are looking at an early Monday morning event. The atmosphere looks plenty unstable and with Bulk Richardson Numbers in the 25 to 35 range there is at least some chance of a couple stronger, more organized storms.

Behind the front is much colder air. At first, on Monday the wind will have enough of an onshore component that temperatures will not fall very fast, but we should see strato cu from the cold air blowing over the Gulf. Late Monday the veers and that will allow the cold air to advect down the state.

Right now Wednesday morning looks to be the coldest morning with winds calming down allowing for radiational cooling. I would not be surprised at all to see frost in the typically colder locations north and east of Tampa.

Starting Thursday expect a very slow warm up to begin, until the next blast of cold air just beyond this forecast period.

MARINE .

No headlines for the weekend. Cold air blowing over the relatively warm water will cause enhanced seas early next week.

FIRE WEATHER .

Much drier air is expected next week behind the cold front with gusty winds early in the week.

Preliminary Point Temps/PoPs. TPA 67 82 67 82 / 0 10 0 0 FMY 65 83 66 82 / 0 0 0 0 GIF 65 83 66 82 / 0 10 0 0 SRQ 66 81 67 82 / 0 0 0 0 BKV 63 81 63 81 / 0 10 0 0 SPG 69 78 69 79 / 0 0 0 0

TBW WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES. FL . None. Gulf waters . None.

RJD


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
CWBF1 - 8726724 - Clearwater Beach, FL 0 mi42 min E 1.9 G 1.9 72°F 76°F1018.3 hPa
FHPF1 - Fred Howard Park, FL 12 mi96 min ENE 1.9 G 2.9 71°F 1018.9 hPa
OPTF1 - 8726607 - Old Port Tampa, FL 17 mi42 min ENE 1.9 G 2.9 71°F 74°F1018.2 hPa
CLBF1 19 mi96 min Calm G 1.9 70°F 1017.6 hPa
SAPF1 - 8726520 - St. Petersburg, FL 19 mi42 min Calm G 1.9 71°F 73°F1018.4 hPa
SKCF1 21 mi42 min NE 1.9 G 3.9
TPAF1 - 8726694 - TPA Cruise Terminal 2, Tampa, FL 21 mi42 min N 1 G 1.9
EBEF1 22 mi48 min 69°F 73°F1017.9 hPa
GCTF1 22 mi42 min 72°F 1018.1 hPa66°F
TSHF1 - 8726667 - East Bay Causeway, FL 22 mi48 min ENE 2.9 G 2.9
MTBF1 25 mi42 min NE 4.1 G 5.1 71°F 1018 hPa67°F
42098 27 mi34 min 74°F1 ft
PMAF1 28 mi42 min 70°F 73°F1018.1 hPa

Wind History for Clearwater Beach, FL
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
St. Petersburg/Clearwater Airport, FL9 mi37 minN 010.00 miFair67°F66°F97%1018 hPa
Tampa, Tampa International Airport, FL16 mi37 minN 010.00 miFair71°F63°F76%1018.1 hPa
Macdill Air Force Base, Fl., FL18 mi34 minN 010.00 miFair65°F62°F91%1018.2 hPa
Albert Whitted Airport, FL18 mi37 minN 010.00 miFair72°F68°F87%1017.5 hPa
Tampa, Peter O Knight Airport, FL21 mi35 minN 010.00 miFair68°F62°F83%1018.3 hPa

Link to 5 minute data for KPIE

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Tide / Current Tables for Clearwater Beach, Florida
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Clearwater Beach
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Sat -- 04:27 AM EST     -0.08 feet Low Tide
Sat -- 05:23 AM EST     Moonset
Sat -- 07:03 AM EST     Sunrise
Sat -- 10:59 AM EST     2.13 feet High Tide
Sat -- 04:05 PM EST     1.14 feet Low Tide
Sat -- 04:40 PM EST     Moonrise
Sat -- 05:35 PM EST     Sunset
Sat -- 09:53 PM EST     2.79 feet High Tide
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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21.40.80.3-0-00.30.81.31.822.121.81.51.31.11.21.522.42.72.82.6

Tide / Current Tables for Old Tampa Bay Entrance (Port Tampa), Florida Current
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Old Tampa Bay Entrance (Port Tampa)
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Sat -- 01:06 AM EST     -0.00 knots Slack
Sat -- 05:19 AM EST     -1.29 knots Max Ebb
Sat -- 05:22 AM EST     Moonset
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Sat -- 08:44 AM EST     0.00 knots Slack
Sat -- 11:38 AM EST     1.15 knots Max Flood
Sat -- 03:02 PM EST     -0.00 knots Slack
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Sat -- 05:25 PM EST     -0.55 knots Max Ebb
Sat -- 05:34 PM EST     Sunset
Sat -- 07:51 PM EST     0.00 knots Slack
Sat -- 10:35 PM EST     0.87 knots Max Flood
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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