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Thunderbolt Reef
Monroe County, Florida

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24.658° -80.965°
24° 39' 29" N 80° 57' 54" W
24° 39.48 N 80° 57.9 W

Depth: 118' Relief: 60'
Date Reef Deployed: 3/3/86
Reef Materials: Ship Steel 188'
Reef Description: 188 Foot Long Navy Cable Vessel The USS Thunderbolt
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Thunderbolt Reef Latitude: 24.658 Longitude: -80.965
http://209.34.229.97/bouysniff.php?lat=24.658&lon=-80.965
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National Hurricane Center



441 
ABNT20 KNHC 271247
TWOAT 

Special Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
850 AM EDT Wed May 27 2020

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

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical 
Storm Bertha located near the coast of South Carolina.

Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 5 days.

Routine issuance of the Tropical Weather Outlook will resume on 
June 1, 2020.  Until then, Special Tropical Weather Outlooks will 
be issued as conditions warrant.

&&

Public Advisories on Bertha are issued under WMO header WTNT32 KNHC 
and under AWIPS header MIATCPAT2. Forecast/Advisories on Bertha are 
issued under WMO header WTNT22 KNHC and under AWIPS header 
MIATCMAT2.

$$
Forecaster Brennan



Marine Forecast for Thunderbolt Reef as requested 19:55:53, May 27
NWS Forecast for: 6NM SE Vaca Cut FL
Gulf of Mexico

Issued by: National Weather Service Key West, FL
Last Update: 7:15 pm EDT May 27, 2020



Tonight: ESE wind 5 to 10 kt. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 1 ft.

Thursday: ESE wind around 10 kt. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 2 ft.

Thursday Night: E wind around 15 kt. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 3 ft.

Friday: E wind around 15 kt. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 3 ft.

Friday Night: E wind around 15 kt. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 2 ft.

Saturday: E wind 10 to 15 kt. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 3 ft.

Saturday Night: E wind around 10 kt. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 2 ft.

Sunday: E wind around 10 kt. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

Sunday Night: ESE wind 5 to 10 kt. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 1 ft.


Marine Point Forecast: 24.66°N 80.98°W
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

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Key Colony Beach Florida (sub)
Distance: 5.28 miles (4.59 nautical)
Location: 24.7183° -81.0167° NW (322°)

Fat Deer Key Florida Bay Florida
Distance: 6.19 miles (5.37 nautical)
Location: 24.7333° -81.0183° NNW (327°)

Vaca Key-Fat Deer Key bridge Florida
Distance: 6.43 miles (5.59 nautical)
Location: 24.73° -81.03° NW (320°)

Grassy Key south side Hawk Channel Florida
Distance: 6.71 miles (5.83 nautical)
Location: 24.755° -80.9583° N (4°)

Grassy Key north side Florida Bay Florida
Distance: 8.01 miles (6.96 nautical)
Location: 24.7717° -80.94° NNE (12°)

Duck Key Hawk Channel Florida
Distance: 8.07 miles (7.01 nautical)
Location: 24.765° -80.9133° NNE (24°)

Toms Harbor Channel Hwy 1 bridge Florida
Distance: 8.61 miles (7.48 nautical)
Location: 24.7767° -80.9233° NNE (18°)

Boot Key Harbor bridge Boot Key Florida
Distance: 9.33 miles (8.10 nautical)
Location: 24.7033° -81.105° WNW (288°)

Toms Harbor Cut Florida
Distance: 9.40 miles (8.16 nautical)
Location: 24.7833° -80.9067° NNE (24°)

Sombrero Key Hawk Channel Florida
Distance: 9.46 miles (8.22 nautical)
Location: 24.6267° -81.1117° WSW (254°)

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