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Heron Tugboat Reef Latitude: 30.13647 Longitude: -87.22775



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30.13647° -87.22775°
30° 8' 11" N 87° 13' 40" W
30° 8.18 N 87° 13.66 W

Depth: 90' Relief: 14'
Date Reef Deployed: 7/22/90
Reef Materials: Ship Steel Tug 53'
Reef Description: 53 Ft. Long Tugboat The Heron Next To Lcm Elise
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Heron Tugboat Reef Latitude: 30.13647 Longitude: -87.22775
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Marine Forecast for Heron Tugboat Reef as requested 00:28:28, Feb 25
NWS Forecast for: 19NM S Pensacola FL
Gulf of Mexico

Issued by: National Weather Service Mobile, AL
Last Update: 3:27 pm CST Feb 24, 2018

Overnight: S wind around 15 kt. A slight chance of showers. Seas around 4 ft.

Sunday: S wind around 10 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 3 ft.

Sunday Night: S wind around 10 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Monday: S wind 5 to 10 kt becoming N in the afternoon. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Monday Night: NE wind 5 to 10 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 2 ft.

Tuesday: NE wind 10 to 15 kt becoming ESE in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.

Tuesday Night: SSE wind around 10 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 2 ft.

Wednesday: S wind around 10 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Wednesday Night: S wind 10 to 15 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Marine Point Forecast: 30.15°N 87.24°W
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

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Popular artificial reefs near Heron Tugboat Reef

Depth: 30 ft. (9.14 m)
Distance: 0.02 miles (0.02 nautical)
Location: 30.13645° -87.228067°
Heading: WSW (258°)
Escambia County

Philp Tugboat
Depth: 96 ft. (29.26 m)
Distance: 0.41 miles (0.36 nautical)
Location: 30.132883° -87.2222°
Heading: SSE (156°)
Escambia County

Born Again Tugboat
Depth: 96 ft. (29.26 m)
Distance: 0.54 miles (0.47 nautical)
Location: 30.136833° -87.236833°
Heading: W (278°)
Escambia County

Pete Tide Ii Ship
Depth: 105 ft. (32.00 m)
Distance: 0.75 miles (0.65 nautical)
Location: 30.146° -87.233667°
Heading: N (350°)
Escambia County

Csx Rubble
Depth: 90 ft. (27.43 m)
Distance: 0.91 miles (0.79 nautical)
Location: 30.149683° -87.227217°
Heading: N (1°)
Escambia County

Battle Tank 7G4
Depth: 95 ft. (28.96 m)
Distance: 1.23 miles (1.07 nautical)
Location: 30.15145° -87.239017°
Heading: NNW (347°)
Escambia County

Battle Tank 7H
Depth: 91 ft. (27.74 m)
Distance: 1.35 miles (1.17 nautical)
Location: 30.153167° -87.2395°
Heading: NNW (348°)
Escambia County

Battle Tank 7M2
Depth: 85 ft. (25.91 m)
Distance: 1.50 miles (1.31 nautical)
Location: 30.15625° -87.238217°
Heading: N (351°)
Escambia County

Battle Tank 7M1
Depth: 85 ft. (25.91 m)
Distance: 1.58 miles (1.37 nautical)
Location: 30.157183° -87.239017°
Heading: N (351°)
Escambia County

Battle Tank 7Bb
Depth: 88 ft. (26.82 m)
Distance: 1.60 miles (1.39 nautical)
Location: 30.156217° -87.241883°
Heading: NNW (348°)
Escambia County


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(Longitude W87° 13', Latitude N30° 8')
Sunday, February 25, 2018 Universal Time - 5h
Begin civil twilight06:55
Sun Overhead13:02
End civil twilight19:09
Moon Overhead21:25
Moonset04:30 on following day
Closest Primary Moon Phase: First Quarter on February 23, 2018 at 03:09
Phase of the Moon on February 25, 2018: Waxing Gibbous with 76% of the Moon's visible disk illuminated.

Sun & Moon Data : U.S. Naval Observatory

Tide Predictions near Heron Tugboat Reef

Pensacola Bay Entrance Pensacola Bay Florida
Distance: 14.07 miles (12.21 nautical)
Location: 30.3267° -87.3117° NNW (348°)

Entrance Pensacola Bay Florida
Distance: 14.60 miles (12.68 nautical)
Location: 30.3333° -87.3167° NNW (348°)

Fishing Bend Santa Rosa Sound Florida
Distance: 14.72 miles (12.78 nautical)
Location: 30.3333° -87.1333° NNE (13°)

Warrington 2 miles south of Pensacola Bay Florida
Distance: 14.93 miles (12.97 nautical)
Location: 30.35° -87.2667° N (355°)

Pensacola Florida
Distance: 18.46 miles (16.03 nautical)
Location: 30.4033° -87.2133° N (2°)

Millview Perdido Bay Florida
Distance: 20.94 miles (18.18 nautical)
Location: 30.4183° -87.3567° NNW (346°)

Nix Point Perdido Bay Florida
Distance: 21.29 miles (18.49 nautical)
Location: 30.3933° -87.425° NNW (337°)

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