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Longitude

26.94683° -79.99378°
26° 56' 49" N 79° 59' 38" W
26° 56.81 N 79° 59.63 W

Depth: 90' Relief: '
Date Reef Deployed: 6/3/91
Reef Materials: Concrete Culverts Ship Steel 55' Ship Sailboat 72'
Reef Description: Concrete Culverts-55' Steel Ship And 72' Sailboat.
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Ratican Reef Latitude: 26.94683 Longitude: -79.99378

NDBC - Station Observations near 26.94683N 79.99378W


Station LKWF1 - 8722670 - LAKE WORTH PIER, FL
July 25, 2017 11:00 am EST
Location: 26.613N 80.034W or 20 nautical miles S of search location of 26.94683N 79.99378W.
Wind Direction: SE (130°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots

Station 41114 - FORT PIERCE, FL (134)
July 25, 2017 11:00 am EST
Location: 27.55N 80.217W or 38 nautical miles NNW of search location of 26.94683N 79.99378W.
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 9 sec
Average Period: 6.1 sec
Mean Wave Direction: ENE (74°)
Water Temperature: 83°F (28.4°C)

Station PVGF1 - PORT EVERGLADES CHANNEL, FL
July 25, 2017 11:00 am EST
Location: 26.092N 80.109W or 52 nautical miles S of search location of 26.94683N 79.99378W.
Wind Direction: E (100°)
Wind Speed: 3 knots
Wind Gust: 6 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.14 in (1020.8 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.02 in (+0.8 mb)
Air Temperature: 88°F (31.3°C)
Dew Point: 77°F (25.2°C)

Station SPGF1 - SETTLEMENT POINT, GBI, BAHAMAS
July 25, 2017 11:00 am EST
Location: 26.704N 78.995W or 55 nautical miles ESE of search location of 26.94683N 79.99378W.
Wind Direction: SSW (210°)
Wind Speed: 5 knots
Wind Gust: 6 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.16 in (1021.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.03 in (+1.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 86°F (29.8°C)

Station SIPF1 - SEBASTIAN INLET STATE PARK NORTH JETTY, FL
July 25, 2017 11:15 am EST
Location: 27.862N 80.445W or 60 nautical miles NNW of search location of 26.94683N 79.99378W.
Wind Direction: ENE (70°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.18 in (1022.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 82°F (27.7°C)

Station VAKF1 - 8723214 - VIRGINIA KEY, FL
July 25, 2017 11:00 am EST
Location: 25.731N 80.162W or 74 nautical miles S of search location of 26.94683N 79.99378W.
Wind Direction: E (100°)
Wind Speed: 7 knots
Wind Gust: 9 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.13 in (1020.4 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.03 in (+0.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 86°F (30.1°C)
Water Temperature: 89°F (31.5°C)

Station FWYF1 - FOWEY ROCK, FL
July 25, 2017 11:00 am EST
Location: 25.591N 80.097W or 82 nautical miles S of search location of 26.94683N 79.99378W.
Wind Direction: ESE (120°)
Wind Speed: 8 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.16 in (1021.4 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.02 in (+0.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 85°F (29.4°C)
Water Temperature: 85°F (29.7°C)

Station 41113 - CAPE CANAVERAL NEARSHORE, FL (143)
July 25, 2017 11:21 am EST
Location: 28.4N 80.534W or 92 nautical miles NNW of search location of 26.94683N 79.99378W.
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Average Period: 5.2 sec
Mean Wave Direction: ESE (107°)
Water Temperature: 82°F (27.9°C)

Station 41009 - CANAVERAL 20 NM EAST OF CAPE CANAVERAL, FL
July 25, 2017 11:20 am EST
Location: 28.501N 80.184W or 94 nautical miles N of search location of 26.94683N 79.99378W.
Wind Direction: WSW (250°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Wind Gust: 4 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.19 in (1022.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 83°F (28.3°C)
Dew Point: 77°F (24.9°C)
Water Temperature: 83°F (28.4°C)

Station TRDF1 - 8721604 - TRIDENT PIER, FL
July 25, 2017 11:00 am EST
Location: 28.416N 80.593W or 94 nautical miles NNW of search location of 26.94683N 79.99378W.
Wind Direction: NNW (340°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Wind Gust: 4 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.19 in (1022.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (+0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 89°F (31.9°C)
Water Temperature: 80°F (26.9°C)

Station 41116 - OCULINA BANK NORTH, FL (227)
July 25, 2017 11:00 am EST
Location: 28.523N 80.188W or 95 nautical miles N of search location of 26.94683N 79.99378W.
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 9 sec
Average Period: 4.6 sec
Mean Wave Direction: E (93°)
Water Temperature: 84°F (28.9°C)

Station CNBF1 - CANNON BAY, FL
July 25, 2017 10:00 am EST
Location: 25.702N 81.186W or 98 nautical miles SW of search location of 26.94683N 79.99378W.
Water Temperature: 89°F (31.5°C)
Tide: 1.54 ft

Station WIWF1 - WILLY WILLY, FL
July 25, 2017 10:00 am EST
Location: 25.587N 81.044W or 99 nautical miles SW of search location of 26.94683N 79.99378W.
Water Temperature: 85°F (29.5°C)
Tide: 1.92 ft

Observations : National Data Buoy Center
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Marine Forecast for Ratican Reef as requested 12:43:24, Jul 25
NWS Forecast for: 4NM E Jupiter Inlet FL
Atlantic Ocean

Issued by: National Weather Service Miami - South Florida
Last Update: 11:01 am EDT Jul 25, 2017



This Afternoon: ESE wind 6 to 8 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 1 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds decreasing to 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Tonight: SE wind around 9 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Seas around 1 ft. Dominant period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop becoming smooth.

Wednesday: SE wind 5 to 10 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm. Seas around 1 ft. Dominant period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters smooth becoming a light chop.

Wednesday Night: SE wind 7 to 9 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Seas around 1 ft. Dominant period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Thursday: SE wind 8 to 10 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Thursday Night: SSE wind around 9 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 1 ft. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Friday: SSW wind 6 to 8 kt becoming SSE in the afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 1 ft. Intracoastal waters smooth.

Friday Night: S wind 9 to 11 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 2 ft. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Saturday: WSW wind around 7 kt becoming S in the afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 1 ft. Intracoastal waters smooth.


Marine Point Forecast: 26.96°N 79.99°W
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Popular artificial reefs near Ratican Reef


Sea Mist Ii
Depth: 210 ft. (64.01 m)
Distance: 0.95 miles (0.82 nautical)
Location: 26.958133° -79.9851°
Heading: N (11°)
Palm Beach County

Mv Zion Train
Depth: 90 ft. (27.43 m)
Distance: 1.40 miles (1.21 nautical)
Location: 26.963033° -80.007333°
Heading: NNW (348°)
Palm Beach County

Miss Jenny
Depth: 90 ft. (27.43 m)
Distance: 1.44 miles (1.25 nautical)
Location: 26.963833° -80.007333°
Heading: NNW (348°)
Palm Beach County

Esso Bonaire
Depth: 90 ft. (27.43 m)
Distance: 1.48 miles (1.29 nautical)
Location: 26.964167° -80.008°
Heading: NNW (348°)
Palm Beach County

Three Tugs
Depth: 70 ft. (21.34 m)
Distance: 2.45 miles (2.13 nautical)
Location: 26.976° -80.016333°
Heading: NNW (348°)
Palm Beach County

Mg111 Barge
Depth: 60 ft. (18.29 m)
Distance: 2.87 miles (2.49 nautical)
Location: 26.977833° -80.024833°
Heading: NNW (345°)
Palm Beach County

Murpghy Ii Barge
Depth: 75 ft. (22.86 m)
Distance: 10.11 miles (8.78 nautical)
Location: 26.802167° -80.018333°
Heading: S (181°)
Palm Beach County

Spearmans Barge
Depth: 70 ft. (21.34 m)
Distance: 10.64 miles (9.24 nautical)
Location: 26.793167° -80.005833°
Heading: S (180°)
Palm Beach County

Classic Barge P1
Depth: 275 ft. (83.82 m)
Distance: 10.83 miles (9.40 nautical)
Location: 26.790333° -79.985°
Heading: S (180°)
Palm Beach County

Classic Barge P6
Depth: 235 ft. (71.63 m)
Distance: 10.95 miles (9.51 nautical)
Location: 26.788333° -79.989667°
Heading: S (180°)
Palm Beach County

 

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FISHING TIMES

(Longitude W79° 59', Latitude N26° 56')
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 Universal Time - 4h
Sun
Begin civil twilight06:15
Sunrise06:41
Sun Overhead13:26
Sunset20:12
End civil twilight20:37
Moon
Moonrise08:58
Moon Overhead15:35
Moonset22:07
Closest Primary Moon Phase: New Moon on July 23, 2017 at 05:46
Phase of the Moon on July 25, 2017: Waxing Crescent with 7% of the Moon's visible disk illuminated.

Sun & Moon Data : U.S. Naval Observatory

Tide Predictions near Ratican Reef


Jupiter Inlet south jetty Florida
Distance: 4.90 miles (4.26 nautical)
Location: 26.9433° -80.0733° WSW (257°)

Jupiter Sound south end Florida
Distance: 5.22 miles (4.53 nautical)
Location: 26.9517° -80.0783° W (281°)

Jupiter Inlet US Highway 1 Bridge Florida
Distance: 5.62 miles (4.88 nautical)
Location: 26.9483° -80.085° W (271°)

Jupiter Lake Worth Creek ICWW Florida
Distance: 5.68 miles (4.93 nautical)
Location: 26.935° -80.085° WSW (239°)

Lake Worth Creek Day Beacon 19 ICWW Florida
Distance: 5.84 miles (5.07 nautical)
Location: 26.9117° -80.08° SSW (206°)

A1A highway bridge Loxahatchee River Florida
Distance: 5.93 miles (5.15 nautical)
Location: 26.9467° -80.09° W (267°)

Donald Ross Bridge ICWW Florida
Distance: 6.50 miles (5.65 nautical)
Location: 26.8817° -80.07° SSW (192°)

Tequesta Loxahatchee River Florida
Distance: 6.65 miles (5.78 nautical)
Location: 26.95° -80.1017° W (274°)

Tequesta North Fork entrance Loxahatchee River Florida
Distance: 6.66 miles (5.78 nautical)
Location: 26.9517° -80.1017° W (278°)

Conch Bar Jupiter Sound Florida
Distance: 6.76 miles (5.87 nautical)
Location: 26.9883° -80.0933° NW (325°)

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