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K Tower Reef Latitude: 29.6661 Longitude: -84.3692



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29.6661° -84.3692°
29° 39' 58" N 84° 22' 9" W
29° 39.96 N 84° 22.15 W

Depth: 60' Relief: '
Date Reef Deployed: 12/31/81
Reef Materials: Barge Steel Steel Tower
Reef Description: Navigational Tower 100 Ft. Above Water Sitting Inside Hopper Barge
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of K Tower Reef Latitude: 29.6661 Longitude: -84.3692
Observations : National Data Buoy Center
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National Hurricane Center

ABNT20 KNHC 161205

Special Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
805 AM EDT Wed May 16 2018

For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:

A broad non-tropical area of low pressure located over the
northeastern Gulf of Mexico is producing widespread cloudiness,
showers, and thunderstorms across much of Florida, western Cuba and
a good portion of the Bahamas.  This system is forecast to
degenerate into a trough of low pressure, and tropical cyclone
formation is not anticipated. This is the last Special Tropical
Weather Outlook on this system, but additional information will be
included in products issued by your local weather office. Routine
Tropical Weather Outlooks will resume on June 1.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...low...near 0 percent.

Forecaster Avila

Marine Forecast for K Tower Reef as requested 15:46:31, May 20
NWS Forecast for: 24NM S Shell Point FL
Gulf of Mexico

Issued by: National Weather Service Tallahassee, FL
Last Update: 2:16 pm CDT May 20, 2018

This Afternoon: E wind around 10 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds.

Tonight: E wind 15 to 20 kt becoming SE after midnight. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Seas 2 to 4 ft with occasional seas up to 5 ft. Dominant period 4 to 5 seconds.

Monday: SE wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Seas 3 to 4 ft with occasional seas up to 5 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.

Monday Night: SE wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 2 to 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Dominant period 4 to 5 seconds.

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

Tuesday Night: Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Seas around 2 ft.

Wednesday: SSE wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 2 ft.

Wednesday Night: Variable winds 5 kt or less. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 2 ft.

Thursday: Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

Marine Point Forecast: 29.66°N 84.38°W
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

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Popular artificial reefs near K Tower Reef

Bryson Memorial Reef Atlas
Depth: 79 ft. (24.08 m)
Distance: 10.23 miles (8.88 nautical)
Location: 29.522117° -84.408717°
Heading: S (185°)
Franklin County

Bryson Memorial Reef
Depth: 75 ft. (22.86 m)
Distance: 10.32 miles (8.96 nautical)
Location: 29.520733° -84.408767°
Heading: S (185°)
Franklin County

Yamaha Reef
Depth: 85 ft. (25.91 m)
Distance: 11.97 miles (10.39 nautical)
Location: 29.573667° -84.537667°
Heading: SSW (207°)
Franklin County

One More Time
Depth: 36 ft. (10.97 m)
Distance: 15.52 miles (13.48 nautical)
Location: 29.70595° -84.6237°
Heading: NW (322°)
Franklin County

O Tower
Depth: 70 ft. (21.34 m)
Distance: 17.41 miles (15.12 nautical)
Location: 29.536667° -84.6178°
Heading: SSW (212°)
Franklin County

V Tower
Depth: 70 ft. (21.34 m)
Distance: 17.44 miles (15.15 nautical)
Location: 29.4155° -84.334333°
Heading: S (177°)
Franklin County

Marker 24 Barge W
Depth: 29 ft. (8.84 m)
Distance: 17.50 miles (15.20 nautical)
Location: 29.839833° -84.1568°
Heading: N (0°)
Wakulla County

Otower Barge Aka Carrabelle Reef Barge
Depth: 74 ft. (22.56 m)
Distance: 17.65 miles (15.32 nautical)
Location: 29.53315° -84.62°
Heading: SSW (212°)
Franklin County

Rotary Reef 3
Depth: 20 ft. (6.10 m)
Distance: 18.98 miles (16.48 nautical)
Location: 29.915117° -84.235567°
Heading: N (2°)
Wakulla County


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Tide Predictions near K Tower Reef

Alligator Point St James Island Apalachee Bay Florida
Distance: 16.60 miles (14.42 nautical)
Location: 29.9033° -84.4133° N (359°)

Turkey Point Apalachee Bay St James Island Florida
Distance: 19.20 miles (16.68 nautical)
Location: 29.915° -84.5117° N (358°)

Bald Point Ochlockonee Bay Apalachee Bay Florida
Distance: 19.57 miles (16.99 nautical)
Location: 29.9483° -84.3417° N (1°)

Dog Island west end St George Sound Florida
Distance: 19.60 miles (17.02 nautical)
Location: 29.7833° -84.6667° N (351°)

Carrabelle Carrabelle River St George Sound Florida
Distance: 21.91 miles (19.02 nautical)
Location: 29.85° -84.6667° N (360°)

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