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Grey Ghost Blount Reef
Bay County, Florida

Latitude

Longitude

30.04153° -86.0949°
30° 2' 29" N 86° 5' 41" W
30° 2.48 N 86° 5.68 W

Depth: 105' Relief: '
Date Reef Deployed: 12/31/87
Reef Materials: Ship Fiberglass Tires
Reef Description: Fiberglass Boats Tires Scrap Steel
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Grey Ghost Blount Reef Latitude: 30.04153 Longitude: -86.0949

NDBC - Station Observations near 30.04153N 86.0949W


Station PCBF1 - 8729210 - PANAMA CITY BEACH, FL
January 18, 2017 11:00 pm EST
Location: 30.213N 85.88W or 15 nautical miles NE of search location of 30.04153N 86.0949W.
Wind Direction: ESE (110°)
Wind Speed: 3 knots
Wind Gust: 3 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.11 in (1019.8 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (+0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 67°F (19.2°C)
Water Temperature: 67°F (19.3°C)

Station PACF1 - 8729108 - PANAMA CITY, FL
January 18, 2017 10:00 pm CST
Location: 30.152N 85.667W or 23 nautical miles ENE of search location of 30.04153N 86.0949W.
Wind Speed: 0 knots
Wind Gust: 2 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.12 in (1020.1 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.01 in (+0.3 mb)
Air Temperature: 65°F (18.5°C)
Water Temperature: 66°F (19.0°C)

Station APCF1 - 8728690 - APALACHICOLA, FL
January 18, 2017 11:00 pm EST
Location: 29.724N 84.98W or 61 nautical miles ESE of search location of 30.04153N 86.0949W.
Wind Direction: N (10°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Wind Gust: 3 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.10 in (1019.3 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.01 in (-0.3 mb)
Air Temperature: 64°F (17.7°C)
Water Temperature: 62°F (16.4°C)

Station PCLF1 - 8729840 - PENSACOLA, FL
January 18, 2017 10:00 pm CST
Location: 30.404N 87.211W or 62 nautical miles WNW of search location of 30.04153N 86.0949W.
Wind Direction: SSE (160°)
Wind Speed: 1 knots
Wind Gust: 2 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.09 in (1019.1 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.01 in (-0.3 mb)
Air Temperature: 68°F (19.8°C)
Water Temperature: 68°F (20.0°C)

Station APXF1 - EAST BAY, APALACHICOLA RESERVE, FL
January 18, 2017 10:45 pm EST
Location: 29.791N 84.883W or 65 nautical miles ESE of search location of 30.04153N 86.0949W.
Wind Direction: N (10°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Air Temperature: 65°F (18.1°C)
Dew Point: 64°F (17.9°C)

Station 42S39 - SCOOP PROTOTYPE (SCP06)
January 18, 2017 11:10 pm EST
Location: 28.794N 86.006W or 75 nautical miles S of search location of 30.04153N 86.0949W.
Wind Direction: SSW (200°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 6 knots
Average Period: 4.6 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SSE (168°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.11 in (1019.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 74°F (23.6°C)
Dew Point: 68°F (19.9°C)

Station SGOF1 - TYNDALL AFB TOWER C (N4), FL
January 18, 2017 10:00 pm CST
Location: 29.408N 84.858W or 75 nautical miles ESE of search location of 30.04153N 86.0949W.
Wind Direction: WSW (240°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 6 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.13 in (1020.2 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (-0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 71°F (21.7°C)
Dew Point: 68°F (20.2°C)

Station 42012 - ORANGE BEACH - 44 NM SE OF MOBILE, AL
January 18, 2017 9:50 pm CST
Location: 30.065N 87.555W or 76 nautical miles W of search location of 30.04153N 86.0949W.
Wind Direction: ESE (120°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 6 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 7 sec
Average Period: 5.1 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SSE (162°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.09 in (1018.9 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (+0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 67°F (19.3°C)
Water Temperature: 65°F (18.5°C)

Station PPTA1 - PERDIDO PASS, AL
January 18, 2017 10:00 pm CST
Location: 30.279N 87.556W or 77 nautical miles W of search location of 30.04153N 86.0949W.
Wind Direction: ESE (110°)
Wind Speed: 3 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.08 in (1018.6 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.03 in (-1.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 67°F (19.7°C)

Station 42039 - PENSACOLA - 115NM SSE OF PENSACOLA, FL
January 18, 2017 9:50 pm CST
Location: 28.739N 86.006W or 78 nautical miles S of search location of 30.04153N 86.0949W.
Wind Speed: 4 knots
Wind Gust: 6 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 6 sec
Average Period: 4.6 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SSE (154°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.12 in (1019.9 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (-0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 75°F (23.8°C)
Dew Point: 67°F (19.6°C)
Water Temperature: 75°F (24.0°C)

Station WBYA1 - 8732828 - WEEKS BAY, MOBILE BAY, AL
January 18, 2017 10:00 pm CST
Location: 30.417N 87.825W or 92 nautical miles WNW of search location of 30.04153N 86.0949W.
Water Temperature: 71°F (21.7°C)

Station WKXA1 - SAFE HARBOR MET STATION, WEEKS BAY RESERVE, AL
January 18, 2017 9:45 pm CST
Location: 30.421N 87.828W or 93 nautical miles WNW of search location of 30.04153N 86.0949W.
Air Temperature: 67°F (19.5°C)
Dew Point: 67°F (19.2°C)

Observations : National Data Buoy Center
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Marine Forecast for Grey Ghost Blount Reef as requested 23:31:32, Jan 18
NWS Forecast for: 17NM WSW Panama City Beach FL
Gulf of Mexico

Issued by: National Weather Service Tallahassee, FL
Last Update: 10:16 pm CST Jan 18, 2017

Overnight: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Areas of dense fog after 3am. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds.

Thursday: SE wind 5 to 10 kt. A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Areas of dense fog before 10am. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 5 to 6 seconds.

Thursday Night: SSE wind 10 to 15 kt becoming SSW after midnight. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Seas 2 to 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Dominant period 4 to 5 seconds.

Friday: SSW wind around 10 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.

Friday Night: S wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft.

Saturday: SSW wind 15 to 20 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Seas 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft building to 6 ft with occasional seas up to 8 ft.

Saturday Night: SSW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Seas 5 to 7 ft with occasional seas up to 9 ft.

Sunday: W wind 10 to 15 kt increasing to 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Seas 6 to 7 ft with occasional seas up to 9 ft.

Sunday Night: W wind around 25 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. A chance of showers. Seas 8 to 10 ft with occasional seas up to 13 ft.


Marine Point Forecast: 30.04°N 86.08°W
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Popular artificial reefs near Grey Ghost Blount Reef


Grey Ghost Ship
Depth: 105 ft. (32.00 m)
Distance: 0.40 miles (0.35 nautical)
Location: 30.046833° -86.092167°
Heading: N (6°)
Bay County

F106 Airplanes
Depth: 112 ft. (34.14 m)
Distance: 7.81 miles (6.78 nautical)
Location: 30.012833° -85.968633°
Heading: SE (145°)
Bay County

Mv Prewitt
Depth: 132 ft. (40.23 m)
Distance: 12.77 miles (11.09 nautical)
Location: 30.061483° -86.307217°
Heading: WNW (289°)
Okaloosa County

Reef Ex West Site 4
Depth: 95 ft. (28.96 m)
Distance: 13.22 miles (11.48 nautical)
Location: 30.00165° -85.878683°
Heading: SE (142°)
Bay County

Reef Ex West Site 2
Depth: 95 ft. (28.96 m)
Distance: 13.25 miles (11.50 nautical)
Location: 30.001967° -85.878233°
Heading: SE (142°)
Bay County

Reef Ex West Site 5
Depth: 95 ft. (28.96 m)
Distance: 13.25 miles (11.51 nautical)
Location: 30.00155° -85.878233°
Heading: SE (142°)
Bay County

Reef Ex West Site 3
Depth: 95 ft. (28.96 m)
Distance: 13.28 miles (11.54 nautical)
Location: 30.001683° -85.877667°
Heading: SE (142°)
Bay County

Reef Ex West Site 1
Depth: 95 ft. (28.96 m)
Distance: 13.29 miles (11.54 nautical)
Location: 30.002133° -85.8775°
Heading: SE (142°)
Bay County

Reef Ex Center Site 8
Depth: 95 ft. (28.96 m)
Distance: 14.09 miles (12.23 nautical)
Location: 29.99455° -85.865767°
Heading: SSE (146°)
Bay County

Reef Ex Center Site 9
Depth: 95 ft. (28.96 m)
Distance: 14.09 miles (12.23 nautical)
Location: 29.994783° -85.865667°
Heading: SE (146°)
Bay County

 

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FISHING TIMES

(Longitude W86° 5', Latitude N30° 2')
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 Universal Time - 5h
Sun
Begin civil twilight07:15
Sunrise07:40
Sun Overhead12:55
Sunset18:10
End civil twilight18:35
Moon
Moonrise23:33 on preceding day
Moon Overhead05:42
Moonset11:46
Closest Primary Moon Phase: Last Quarter on January 19, 2017 at 17:13
Phase of the Moon on January 18, 2017: Waning Gibbous with 62% of the Moon's visible disk illuminated.

Sun & Moon Data : U.S. Naval Observatory

Tide Predictions near Grey Ghost Blount Reef


Panama City Beach (outside) St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 17.56 miles (15.25 nautical)
Location: 30.2133° -85.8783° NNE (25°)

Alligator Bayou St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 22.17 miles (19.25 nautical)
Location: 30.17° -85.755° NE (44°)

West Bay Creek West Bay St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 22.41 miles (19.46 nautical)
Location: 30.2933° -85.8583° NNE (23°)

Channel entrance St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 22.56 miles (19.59 nautical)
Location: 30.125° -85.73° ENE (56°)

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