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|25° 51.9 N||81° 47.8 W|
National Hurricane Center
ABNT20 KNHC 301740 TWOAT TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL 200 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015 For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: A tropical wave accompanied by a low pressure system is located a few hundred miles southwest of the Cape Verde Islands. This disturbance continues to produce a large area of showers and thunderstorms, and some slow development is possible into early next week while the system moves westward at about 15 mph. * Formation chance through 48 hours...low...10 percent * Formation chance through 5 days...low...30 percent An elongated area of low pressure located about 250 miles east of the South Carolina coast is accompanied by disorganized shower and thunderstorm activity. The low is expected to move northeastward parallel to the southeastern coast of the United States with no significant development, and is forecast to merge with a frontal system on Friday. * Formation chance through 48 hours...low...10 percent * Formation chance through 5 days...low...10 percent $$ Forecaster Stewart
MIDWEEK RED TIDE UPDATE (March 3)
No new water samples have been received this week from the east coast of Florida.
No Karenia brevis, the Florida red tide organism, was detected in water samples collected late last week offshore of Citrus County in northwest Florida.
In southwest Florida, no Karenia brevis was detected in water samples collected early this week alongshore of Sarasota and Collier counties. Samples collected late last week north of the Florida Keys (Monroe County) also contained no K. brevis. Sampling will continue this week and complete results will be available in the next scheduled status report on Friday, March 6.REGIONAL RED TIDE SUMMARIES (February 27)
East Region: No Karenia brevis, the Florida red tide organism, was detected this week in a single water sample collected from the Indian River Lagoon (Brevard County). Additional offshore samples collected east of Martin County also contained no K. brevis.
The FWRI Red Tide Status Line is now available to callers to hear a recording detailing red tide conditions throughout the state. FWRI updates the recording each Friday by 5 p.m. after sampling efforts for the week have been completed and analyzed. Red Tide Status Line: (866) 300-9399 (toll-free inside Florida only); (727) 552-2448 (outside Florida).
Marine Forecast for Collier 5 Mile Reef as requested 18:58:51, Jul 30 Marine Weather Feed is unavailable at this time.