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Blue Fire Reef Latitude: 25.56662 Longitude: -80.09052



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Blue Fire Reef
Dade County, Florida



25.56662° -80.09052°
25° 34' 0" N 80° 5' 25" W
25° 34 N 80° 5.41 W

Depth: 110' Relief: 20'
Date Reef Deployed: 1/7/83
Reef Materials: Ship Steel 175'
Reef Description: 175' Steel Ship Blue Fire
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Blue Fire Reef Latitude: 25.56662 Longitude: -80.09052
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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 Blue Fire Reef as requested 20:37:34, Mar 21
NWS Forecast for: 6NM ENE Soldier Key FL
Atlantic Ocean

Issued by: National Weather Service Miami - South Florida
Last Update: 8:02 pm EDT Mar 21, 2018

Tonight: NNW wind around 19 kt. Clear. Seas 3 to 4 ft with occasional seas up to 5 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Thursday: N wind 10 to 18 kt. Sunny. Seas 4 to 5 ft with occasional seas up to 6 ft. Dominant period 7 to 8 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Thursday Night: N wind 9 to 13 kt. Clear. Seas 3 to 4 ft with occasional seas up to 5 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Friday: NNE wind around 12 kt. Sunny. Seas around 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Dominant period 7 to 8 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Friday Night: NE wind around 12 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Saturday: NE wind around 10 kt. Sunny. Seas around 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Saturday Night: E wind around 9 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Sunday: SSE wind around 7 kt. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft. Intracoastal waters smooth.

Sunday Night: SE wind around 6 kt becoming E after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Intracoastal waters smooth.

Marine Point Forecast: 25.57°N 80.08°W
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

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Popular artificial reefs near Blue Fire Reef

Railroad Barge
Depth: 163 ft. (49.68 m)
Distance: 1.14 miles (0.99 nautical)
Location: 25.5507° -80.085883°
Heading: SSE (165°)
Dade County

St Anne D Auray
Depth: 68 ft. (20.73 m)
Distance: 2.29 miles (1.99 nautical)
Location: 25.597817° -80.077917°
Heading: NNE (20°)
Dade County

Pioneer One
Depth: 215 ft. (65.53 m)
Distance: 2.43 miles (2.11 nautical)
Location: 25.531983° -80.0839°
Heading: S (170°)
Dade County

Sir Scott
Depth: 220 ft. (67.06 m)
Distance: 2.55 miles (2.21 nautical)
Location: 25.529817° -80.087383°
Heading: S (176°)
Dade County

Hopper Barge
Depth: 163 ft. (49.68 m)
Distance: 3.58 miles (3.11 nautical)
Location: 25.617767° -80.081667°
Heading: N (9°)
Dade County

Depth: 65 ft. (19.81 m)
Distance: 3.82 miles (3.32 nautical)
Location: 25.621933° -80.091°
Heading: N (360°)
Dade County

Moby One
Depth: 97 ft. (29.57 m)
Distance: 3.96 miles (3.44 nautical)
Location: 25.623333° -80.081667°
Heading: N (8°)
Dade County

Ultra Freeze
Depth: 120 ft. (36.58 m)
Distance: 4.32 miles (3.75 nautical)
Location: 25.629017° -80.086917°
Heading: N (3°)
Dade County

Big Lou
Depth: 55 ft. (16.76 m)
Distance: 6.77 miles (5.88 nautical)
Location: 25.663033° -80.071517°
Heading: N (10°)
Dade County

John Maydak Memorial Reef
Depth: 66 ft. (20.12 m)
Distance: 6.92 miles (6.01 nautical)
Location: 25.665067° -80.070283°
Heading: N (10°)
Dade County


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(Longitude W80° 5', Latitude N25° 34')
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 Universal Time - 4h
Begin civil twilight07:00
Sun Overhead13:27
End civil twilight19:55
Moon Overhead16:59
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 Blue Fire Reef

Fowey Rocks Florida
Distance: 1.30 miles (1.12 nautical)
Location: 25.5833° -80.1° NNW (333°)

Soldier Key Florida
Distance: 4.89 miles (4.24 nautical)
Location: 25.5833° -80.1667° WNW (285°)

Ragged Keys Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 5.56 miles (4.83 nautical)
Location: 25.5333° -80.1717° WSW (247°)

Boca Chita Key Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 6.15 miles (5.34 nautical)
Location: 25.5233° -80.1767° WSW (242°)

Coral Shoal Biscayne Channel Florida
Distance: 7.18 miles (6.24 nautical)
Location: 25.6517° -80.1567° NW (326°)

Sands Key northwest point Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 7.44 miles (6.46 nautical)
Location: 25.505° -80.1883° WSW (237°)

Sea Grape Point Elliott Key Florida
Distance: 8.35 miles (7.25 nautical)
Location: 25.4767° -80.18° SW (224°)

Coon Point Elliott Key Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 8.70 miles (7.56 nautical)
Location: 25.4783° -80.19° SW (227°)

Elliott Key Harbor Elliott Key Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 10.25 miles (8.90 nautical)
Location: 25.4533° -80.1967° SW (222°)

Key Biscayne Yacht Club Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 10.36 miles (8.99 nautical)
Location: 25.6983° -80.17° NNW (333°)

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