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Alexander Barge Reef Latitude: 24.86167 Longitude: -80.56833



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Alexander Barge Reef
Monroe County, Florida



24.86167° -80.56833°
24° 51' 42" N 80° 34' 6" W
24° 51.7 N 80° 34.1 W

Depth: 95' Relief: 15'
Date Reef Deployed: 12/31/84
Reef Materials: Barge Steel 120'
Reef Description: 120 Foot By 40 Foot Steel Barge The Alexander Also Bridge Rubble
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Alexander Barge Reef Latitude: 24.86167 Longitude: -80.56833
Observations : National Data Buoy Center
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National Hurricane Center

ABNT20 KNHC 302330

Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
700 PM EST Thu Nov 30 2017

For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:

Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 5 days.

This is the last regularly scheduled Tropical Weather Outlook of
the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season.  Routine issuance of the
Tropical Weather Outlook will resume on June 1, 2018.  During the
off-season, Special Tropical Weather Outlooks will be issued as
conditions warrant.

Forecaster Beven

Marine Forecast for Alexander Barge Reef as requested 20:40:07, Mar 21
NWS Forecast for: 3NM ENE Alligator Reef Light FL
Gulf of Mexico

Issued by: National Weather Service Key West, FL
Last Update: 7:15 pm CDT Mar 21, 2018

Tonight: NNW wind 20 to 25 kt. Clear. Seas around 3 ft.

Thursday: N wind 15 to 20 kt decreasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Thursday Night: N wind 15 to 20 kt. Clear. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Friday: NNE wind around 15 kt. Sunny. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Friday Night: NE wind around 15 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 3 ft.

Saturday: E wind 10 to 15 kt. Sunny. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Saturday Night: ESE wind around 10 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft.

Sunday: ESE wind around 10 kt. Sunny. Seas around 3 ft.

Sunday Night: E wind around 10 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft.

Marine Point Forecast: 24.86°N 80.58°W
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

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Popular artificial reefs near Alexander Barge Reef

Depth: 110 ft. (33.53 m)
Distance: 0.56 miles (0.49 nautical)
Location: 24.869667° -80.570167°
Heading: NNW (347°)
Monroe County

Depth: 118 ft. (35.97 m)
Distance: 14.65 miles (12.72 nautical)
Location: 24.989667° -80.382°
Heading: NE (56°)
Monroe County

Depth: 130 ft. (39.62 m)
Distance: 15.00 miles (13.03 nautical)
Location: 24.995167° -80.3795°
Heading: NE (55°)
Monroe County

Spiegel Grove
Depth: 135 ft. (41.15 m)
Distance: 21.46 miles (18.64 nautical)
Location: 25.066667° -80.310833°
Heading: NE (53°)
Monroe County


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(Longitude W80° 34', Latitude N24° 51')
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 Universal Time - 4h
Begin civil twilight07:02
Sun Overhead13:29
End civil twilight19:57
Moon Overhead17:01
Closest Primary Moon Phase: First Quarter on March 24, 2018 at 11:35
Phase of the Moon on March 21, 2018: Waxing Crescent with 19% of the Moon's visible disk illuminated.

Sun & Moon Data : U.S. Naval Observatory

Tide Predictions near Alexander Barge Reef

Alligator Reef Hawk Channel Florida
Distance: 3.23 miles (2.81 nautical)
Location: 24.85° -80.6183° WSW (256°)

Upper Matecumbe Key Hawk Channel Florida
Distance: 5.42 miles (4.70 nautical)
Location: 24.915° -80.6317° NW (310°)

Little Basin Upper Matecumbe Key Florida Bay Florida
Distance: 5.81 miles (5.05 nautical)
Location: 24.915° -80.64° NW (307°)

Whale Harbor Channel Hwy 1 bridge Windley Key Florida
Distance: 5.90 miles (5.13 nautical)
Location: 24.9383° -80.61° NNW (332°)

Islamorada Upper Matecumbe Key Florida Bay Florida
Distance: 5.91 miles (5.13 nautical)
Location: 24.925° -80.6317° NW (315°)

Whale Harbor Windley Key Hawk Channel Florida
Distance: 5.96 miles (5.18 nautical)
Location: 24.94° -80.6083° NNW (333°)

Upper Matecumbe Key west end Hawk Channel Florida
Distance: 6.14 miles (5.33 nautical)
Location: 24.8967° -80.6583° WNW (291°)

Snake Creek Hwy 1 bridge Windley Key Florida
Distance: 6.34 miles (5.51 nautical)
Location: 24.9517° -80.5883° NNW (348°)

Snake Creek USCG Station Plantation Key Florida
Distance: 6.43 miles (5.59 nautical)
Location: 24.9533° -80.5867° N (349°)

Shell Key Channel Florida Bay Florida
Distance: 6.76 miles (5.87 nautical)
Location: 24.9133° -80.66° WNW (299°)

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