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Hopper Barge Reef Latitude: 25.61777 Longitude: -80.08167



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25.61777° -80.08167°
25° 37' 4" N 80° 4' 54" W
25° 37.06 N 80° 4.9 W

Depth: 163' Relief: 12'
Date Reef Deployed: 6/30/81
Reef Materials: Barge Steel 150'
Reef Description: 150 Foot Steel Hopper Barge (In Auerbach 1991 As 2536.50/8004.59)
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Hopper Barge Reef Latitude: 25.61777 Longitude: -80.08167
Observations : National Data Buoy Center
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Marine Forecast for Hopper Barge Reef as requested 12:53:46, Dec 12
NWS Forecast for: 5NM ESE Biscayne Bay FL
Atlantic Ocean

Issued by: National Weather Service Miami - South Florida
Last Update: 11:01 am EST Dec 12, 2017

This Afternoon: W wind 9 to 14 kt. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds decreasing to 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Tonight: WNW wind 14 to 18 kt becoming NNW after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas 2 to 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Dominant period 3 to 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Wednesday: N wind 8 to 15 kt. Sunny. Seas around 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Wednesday Night: NNW wind 6 to 8 kt. Clear. Seas 2 to 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Intracoastal waters smooth.

Thursday: NNW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft. Intracoastal waters smooth.

Thursday Night: S wind 5 to 8 kt becoming W in the evening. Clear. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Intracoastal waters smooth.

Friday: WSW wind 9 to 18 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Friday Night: W wind around 19 kt becoming N after midnight. A slight chance of showers. Seas 2 to 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Saturday: N wind 14 to 16 kt. Sunny. Seas around 4 ft with occasional seas up to 5 ft. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Marine Point Forecast: 25.61°N 80.08°W
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

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Popular artificial reefs near Hopper Barge Reef

Moby One
Depth: 97 ft. (29.57 m)
Distance: 0.38 miles (0.33 nautical)
Location: 25.623333° -80.081667°
Heading: N (0°)
Dade County

Depth: 65 ft. (19.81 m)
Distance: 0.65 miles (0.56 nautical)
Location: 25.621933° -80.091°
Heading: WNW (297°)
Dade County

Ultra Freeze
Depth: 120 ft. (36.58 m)
Distance: 0.84 miles (0.73 nautical)
Location: 25.629017° -80.086917°
Heading: NNW (338°)
Dade County

St Anne D Auray
Depth: 68 ft. (20.73 m)
Distance: 1.40 miles (1.21 nautical)
Location: 25.597817° -80.077917°
Heading: S (170°)
Dade County

Big Lou
Depth: 55 ft. (16.76 m)
Distance: 3.19 miles (2.77 nautical)
Location: 25.663033° -80.071517°
Heading: N (11°)
Dade County

John Maydak Memorial Reef
Depth: 66 ft. (20.12 m)
Distance: 3.34 miles (2.90 nautical)
Location: 25.665067° -80.070283°
Heading: NNE (12°)
Dade County

South Seas
Depth: 73 ft. (22.25 m)
Distance: 3.34 miles (2.90 nautical)
Location: 25.665067° -80.070283°
Heading: NNE (12°)
Dade County

Depth: 135 ft. (41.15 m)
Distance: 3.46 miles (3.00 nautical)
Location: 25.667783° -80.0835°
Heading: N (358°)
Dade County

Depth: 100 ft. (30.48 m)
Distance: 3.55 miles (3.08 nautical)
Location: 25.668167° -80.070383°
Heading: N (11°)
Dade County

Blue Fire
Depth: 110 ft. (33.53 m)
Distance: 3.58 miles (3.11 nautical)
Location: 25.566617° -80.090517°
Heading: S (189°)
Dade County


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(Longitude W80° 4', Latitude N25° 37')
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 Universal Time - 5h
Begin civil twilight06:32
Sun Overhead12:14
End civil twilight17:56
Moon Overhead08:04
Closest Primary Moon Phase: Last Quarter on December 10, 2017 at 02:51
Phase of the Moon on December 12, 2017: Waning Crescent with 27% of the Moon's visible disk illuminated.

Sun & Moon Data : U.S. Naval Observatory

Tide Predictions near Hopper Barge Reef

Fowey Rocks Florida
Distance: 2.64 miles (2.29 nautical)
Location: 25.5833° -80.1° SSW (206°)

Coral Shoal Biscayne Channel Florida
Distance: 5.23 miles (4.54 nautical)
Location: 25.6517° -80.1567° WNW (298°)

Soldier Key Florida
Distance: 5.81 miles (5.04 nautical)
Location: 25.5833° -80.1667° WSW (247°)

Key Biscayne Yacht Club Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 7.82 miles (6.79 nautical)
Location: 25.6983° -80.17° NW (318°)

Ragged Keys Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 8.10 miles (7.03 nautical)
Location: 25.5333° -80.1717° SW (225°)

Boca Chita Key Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 8.81 miles (7.65 nautical)
Location: 25.5233° -80.1767° SW (224°)

Virginia Key Bear Cut Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 9.32 miles (8.09 nautical)
Location: 25.7317° -80.1617° NNW (330°)

Sands Key northwest point Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 10.24 miles (8.89 nautical)
Location: 25.505° -80.1883° SW (222°)

Government Cut Miami Harbor Entrance Florida
Distance: 10.50 miles (9.11 nautical)
Location: 25.7633° -80.13° NNW (345°)

Miami Beach (city pier) Florida
Distance: 10.86 miles (9.43 nautical)
Location: 25.7683° -80.1317° NNW (345°)

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