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25.78538° -80.0366°
25° 47' 8" N 80° 2' 11" W
25° 47.13 N 80° 2.18 W

Depth: 222' Relief: 12'
Date Reef Deployed: 6/1/73
Reef Materials: Ship Steel 110'
Reef Description: 110 Foot Steel Ship Fire Boat
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Fire Boat Reef Latitude: 25.78538 Longitude: -80.0366

NDBC - Station Observations near 25.78538N 80.0366W


Station VAKF1 - 8723214 - VIRGINIA KEY, FL
September 23, 2017 7:24 am EST
Location: 25.731N 80.162W or 8 nautical miles WSW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Wind Direction: NNW (330°)
Wind Speed: 3 knots
Wind Gust: 5 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.82 in (1009.8 mb)
Air Temperature: 83°F (28.4°C)
Water Temperature: 85°F (29.6°C)

Station FWYF1 - FOWEY ROCK, FL
September 23, 2017 7:00 am EST
Location: 25.591N 80.097W or 12 nautical miles SSW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Wind Direction: NE (50°)
Wind Speed: 9 knots
Wind Gust: 9 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.84 in (1010.6 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.03 in (+1.1 mb)
Air Temperature: 82°F (28.0°C)
Water Temperature: 85°F (29.3°C)

SHIP
September 23, 2017 12:00 UTC
Location: 26N 80.1W or 13 nautical miles NNW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Wind Direction: NE (50°)
Wind Speed: 5 knots
Significant Wave Height: 0 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 99.0 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.80 in (1009.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 83°F (28.5°C)
Dew Point: 72°F (22.1°C)
Water Temperature: 84°F (29.0°C)
Visibility: 5 nmi

Station PVGF1 - PORT EVERGLADES CHANNEL, FL
September 23, 2017 7:24 am EST
Location: 26.092N 80.109W or 19 nautical miles NNW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Wind Direction: ENE (60°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.83 in (1010.2 mb)
Air Temperature: 83°F (28.5°C)
Dew Point: 74°F (23.5°C)

Station HCEF1 - HIGHWAY CREEK, FL
September 23, 2017 6:00 am EST
Location: 25.254N 80.444W or 39 nautical miles SW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 82°F (28.0°C)
Tide: 3.70 ft

Station LBSF1 - LITTLE BLACKWATER, FL
September 23, 2017 6:00 am EST
Location: 25.214N 80.432W or 40 nautical miles SSW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 84°F (28.7°C)

Station LSNF1 - LONG SOUND, FL
September 23, 2017 7:00 am EST
Location: 25.235N 80.457W or 40 nautical miles SW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 84°F (29.1°C)

Station BWSF1 - BLACKWATER SOUND, FL
September 23, 2017 6:00 am EST
Location: 25.178N 80.438W or 42 nautical miles SSW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 86°F (30.1°C)
Tide: 4.14 ft

Station DKKF1 - DUCK KEY, FL
September 23, 2017 6:00 am EST
Location: 25.18N 80.49W or 44 nautical miles SW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 85°F (29.2°C)
Tide: 1.61 ft

Station TRRF1 - TAYLOR RIVER, FL
September 23, 2017 7:00 am EST
Location: 25.217N 80.65W or 48 nautical miles SW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 83°F (28.5°C)
Tide: 2.11 ft

Station BNKF1 - BUTTERNUT KEY, FL
September 23, 2017 7:00 am EST
Location: 25.087N 80.519W or 49 nautical miles SSW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 84°F (28.8°C)

Station LMDF1 - LITTLE MADEIRA, FL
September 23, 2017 7:00 am EST
Location: 25.176N 80.633W or 49 nautical miles SW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 87°F (30.7°C)
Tide: 1.54 ft

Station LKWF1 - 8722670 - LAKE WORTH PIER, FL
September 23, 2017 7:30 am EST
Location: 26.613N 80.034W or 50 nautical miles N of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Wind Direction: NE (40°)
Wind Speed: 8 knots
Wind Gust: 10 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.88 in (1011.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 82°F (27.6°C)
Dew Point: 77°F (24.8°C)
Water Temperature: 84°F (28.7°C)

Station CANF1 - CANE PATCH, FL
September 23, 2017 6:00 am EST
Location: 25.422N 80.942W or 54 nautical miles WSW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 86°F (30.1°C)
Tide: 2.86 ft

Station NRRF1 - NORTH RIVER, FL
September 23, 2017 7:00 am EST
Location: 25.338N 80.911W or 54 nautical miles WSW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 84°F (29.1°C)
Tide: 1.96 ft

Station BDVF1 - BROAD RIVER, FL
September 23, 2017 7:00 am EST
Location: 25.478N 80.989W or 55 nautical miles WSW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 85°F (29.6°C)
Tide: 2.46 ft

Station LRIF1 - LANE RIVER, FL
September 23, 2017 7:00 am EST
Location: 25.284N 80.894W or 55 nautical miles WSW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 85°F (29.4°C)
Tide: 1.96 ft

Station TPEF1 - TARPON BAY EAST, FL
September 23, 2017 6:00 am EST
Location: 25.41N 80.964W or 55 nautical miles WSW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 85°F (29.2°C)
Tide: 2.37 ft

Station GBTF1 - GARFIELD BIGHT, FL
September 23, 2017 7:00 am EST
Location: 25.167N 80.801W or 56 nautical miles SW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 84°F (29.1°C)
Tide: 1.86 ft

Station BOBF1 - BOB ALLEN, FL
September 23, 2017 7:00 am EST
Location: 25.027N 80.681W or 57 nautical miles SW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 83°F (28.3°C)
Tide: 1.41 ft

Station BKYF1 - BUOY KEY, FL
September 23, 2017 7:00 am EST
Location: 25.119N 80.834W or 59 nautical miles SW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 85°F (29.5°C)
Tide: 1.42 ft

Station GBIF1 - GUNBOAT ISLAND, FL
September 23, 2017 7:00 am EST
Location: 25.378N 81.029W or 59 nautical miles WSW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 85°F (29.5°C)
Tide: 1.79 ft

Station HREF1 - HARNEY RIVER, FL
September 23, 2017 7:00 am EST
Location: 25.424N 81.06W or 59 nautical miles WSW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 84°F (28.9°C)
Tide: 1.73 ft

Station WWEF1 - WHITE WATER -WEST, FL
September 23, 2017 6:00 am EST
Location: 25.232N 80.938W or 59 nautical miles SW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 85°F (29.5°C)
Tide: 2.02 ft

Station CWAF1 - CLEAR WATER PASS, FL
September 23, 2017 6:00 am EST
Location: 25.297N 81.013W or 60 nautical miles WSW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 84°F (28.7°C)
Tide: 2.06 ft

Station LMRF1 - LOSTMANS RIVER, FL
September 23, 2017 7:00 am EST
Location: 25.556N 81.169W or 63 nautical miles WSW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 85°F (29.6°C)
Tide: 1.46 ft

Station SREF1 - SHARK RIVER, FL
September 23, 2017 7:00 am EST
Location: 25.352N 81.1W or 63 nautical miles WSW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 86°F (29.8°C)
Tide: 0.39 ft

Station JKYF1 - JOHNSON KEY, FL
September 23, 2017 6:00 am EST
Location: 25.053N 80.904W or 64 nautical miles SW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 86°F (29.8°C)
Tide: 2.36 ft

Station MUKF1 - MURRAY KEY, FL
September 23, 2017 7:00 am EST
Location: 25.106N 80.942W or 64 nautical miles SW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Water Temperature: 85°F (29.5°C)
Tide: 13.08 ft

Station SPGF1 - SETTLEMENT POINT, GBI, BAHAMAS
September 23, 2017 7:00 am EST
Location: 26.704N 78.995W or 79 nautical miles NE of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Wind Direction: ENE (60°)
Wind Speed: 9 knots
Wind Gust: 11 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.83 in (1010.2 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.03 in (+0.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 83°F (28.4°C)

Station VCAF1 - 8723970 - VACA KEY, FL
September 23, 2017 7:30 am EST
Location: 24.711N 81.107W or 87 nautical miles SW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Wind Direction: NNE (30°)
Wind Speed: 4 knots
Wind Gust: 5 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.81 in (1009.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 84°F (28.7°C)
Water Temperature: 86°F (30.0°C)

Station RKXF1 - UPPER HENDERSON CREEK, ROOKERY BAY RESERVE, FL
September 23, 2017 6:45 am EST
Location: 26.05N 81.701W or 91 nautical miles W of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Air Temperature: 75°F (24.0°C)
Dew Point: 75°F (23.7°C)

Station NPSF1 - 8725110 - NAPLES, FL
September 23, 2017 7:30 am EST
Location: 26.132N 81.807W or 98 nautical miles WNW of search location of 25.78538N 80.0366W.
Wind Direction: NNE (20°)
Wind Speed: 5 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.85 in (1010.8 mb)
Water Temperature: 85°F (29.3°C)

Observations : National Data Buoy Center
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Marine Forecast for Fire Boat Reef as requested 09:02:46, Sep 23
NWS Forecast for: 6NM ESE Miami Beach FL
Atlantic Ocean

Issued by: National Weather Service Miami - South Florida
Last Update: 8:46 am EDT Sep 23, 2017



Today: NE wind around 11 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 4 ft with occasional seas up to 5 ft. Dominant period 11 to 12 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Tonight: ENE wind 7 to 14 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 4 ft with occasional seas up to 5 ft. Dominant period 11 to 12 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop becoming a light chop.

Sunday: NNE wind 5 to 7 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Seas around 4 ft with occasional seas up to 5 ft. Dominant period 11 to 12 seconds. Intracoastal waters smooth.

Sunday Night: NE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Seas around 5 ft with occasional seas up to 6 ft. Dominant period 12 to 13 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop becoming smooth.

Monday: NNW wind 5 to 7 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the morning. Mostly sunny. Seas around 5 ft with occasional seas up to 6 ft. Intracoastal waters smooth.

Monday Night: Variable winds 5 kt or less. A slight chance of showers. Seas around 5 ft with occasional seas up to 6 ft. Intracoastal waters smooth.

Tuesday: NW wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 5 ft with occasional seas up to 6 ft. Intracoastal waters smooth.

Tuesday Night: ESE wind around 6 kt becoming W after midnight. A slight chance of showers. Seas around 5 ft with occasional seas up to 6 ft. Intracoastal waters smooth.

Wednesday: Variable winds 5 kt or less. A slight chance of showers. Seas around 4 ft with occasional seas up to 5 ft. Intracoastal waters smooth.


Marine Point Forecast: 25.79°N 80.03°W
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Popular artificial reefs near Fire Boat Reef


Pontoon Dry Docks
Depth: 330 ft. (100.58 m)
Distance: 0.69 miles (0.60 nautical)
Location: 25.778083° -80.0441°
Heading: SW (219°)
Dade County

Landing Craft Lci
Depth: 202 ft. (61.57 m)
Distance: 0.83 miles (0.72 nautical)
Location: 25.784483° -80.049883°
Heading: W (265°)
Dade County

West End
Depth: 228 ft. (69.49 m)
Distance: 0.87 miles (0.75 nautical)
Location: 25.7909° -80.049117°
Heading: WNW (299°)
Dade County

Ostwind
Depth: 275 ft. (83.82 m)
Distance: 1.32 miles (1.14 nautical)
Location: 25.779783° -80.056833°
Heading: WSW (251°)
Dade County

Mine Sweeper
Depth: 180 ft. (54.86 m)
Distance: 1.79 miles (1.56 nautical)
Location: 25.80675° -80.0529°
Heading: NNW (329°)
Dade County

Hopper Barge 175
Depth: 234 ft. (71.32 m)
Distance: 1.85 miles (1.60 nautical)
Location: 25.760367° -80.047117°
Heading: SSW (199°)
Dade County

Miss Karleen
Depth: 51 ft. (15.54 m)
Distance: 2.25 miles (1.96 nautical)
Location: 25.779533° -80.072233°
Heading: W (259°)
Dade County

Esjoo
Depth: 51 ft. (15.54 m)
Distance: 2.27 miles (1.97 nautical)
Location: 25.77735° -80.071983°
Heading: WSW (255°)
Dade County

Leons Barge
Depth: 50 ft. (15.24 m)
Distance: 2.31 miles (2.01 nautical)
Location: 25.778033° -80.072867°
Heading: WSW (256°)
Dade County

Billys Barge
Depth: 48 ft. (14.63 m)
Distance: 2.39 miles (2.07 nautical)
Location: 25.774033° -80.07285°
Heading: WSW (249°)
Dade County

 

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FISHING TIMES

(Longitude W80° 2', Latitude N25° 47')
Saturday, September 23, 2017 Universal Time - 4h
Sun
Begin civil twilight06:46
Sunrise07:09
Sun Overhead13:12
Sunset19:15
End civil twilight19:38
Moon
Moonrise10:10
Moon Overhead16:00
Moonset21:47
Closest Primary Moon Phase: New Moon on September 20, 2017 at 01:30
Phase of the Moon on September 23, 2017: Waxing Crescent with 12% of the Moon's visible disk illuminated.

Sun & Moon Data : U.S. Naval Observatory

Tide Predictions near Fire Boat Reef


Government Cut Miami Harbor Entrance Florida
Distance: 6.01 miles (5.22 nautical)
Location: 25.7633° -80.13° WSW (255°)

Miami Beach (city pier) Florida
Distance: 6.03 miles (5.24 nautical)
Location: 25.7683° -80.1317° W (259°)

Miami Harbor Entrance Florida
Distance: 6.03 miles (5.24 nautical)
Location: 25.7683° -80.1317° W (259°)

Miami Causeway (east end) Florida
Distance: 6.59 miles (5.72 nautical)
Location: 25.7733° -80.1417° W (264°)

San Marino Island Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 7.90 miles (6.86 nautical)
Location: 25.7933° -80.1633° W (277°)

Dodge Island Fishermans Channel Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 8.26 miles (7.17 nautical)
Location: 25.77° -80.1683° W (264°)

Virginia Key Bear Cut Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 8.62 miles (7.49 nautical)
Location: 25.7317° -80.1617° WSW (244°)

Indian Creek Golf Club ICWW Florida
Distance: 9.08 miles (7.88 nautical)
Location: 25.875° -80.1433° NW (320°)

Miami Marina Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 9.25 miles (8.03 nautical)
Location: 25.7783° -80.185° W (269°)

Miami 79th St Causeway Florida
Distance: 9.46 miles (8.22 nautical)
Location: 25.8483° -80.1717° WNW (303°)

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