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Virginia Reef
Gulf County, Florida

Latitude

Longitude

29.84732° -85.52507°
29° 50' 51" N 85° 31' 30" W
29° 50.85 N 85° 31.5 W

Depth: 65' Relief: '
Date Reef Deployed: 8/2/91
Reef Materials: Ship Fiberglass Boat Hull Metal Crates Concrete Rubble
Reef Description: Boat Hulls-Metal Crates-And Concrete Rubble.
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Virginia Reef Latitude: 29.84732 Longitude: -85.52507
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ABNT20 KNHC 142303
TWOAT 

Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
700 PM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

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

Disorganized shower activity over portions of the Virgin Islands,
Puerto Rico, Hispaniola, and the adjacent waters is associated with
a tropical wave interacting with an upper-level low.  Development of
this system is not expected due to unfavorable upper-level winds and
interaction with islands of the Greater Antilles.  However, locally
heavy rainfall will continue over portions of Puerto Rico and
Hispaniola for another day or so.  This rainfall will also spread
across portions of the Turks and Caicos Islands and the southeastern
Bahamas tonight and Thursday as the system turns northwestward.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...low...near 0 percent.

$$
Forecaster Cangialosi

Marine Forecast for Virginia Reef as requested 21:37:31, Nov 14
NWS Forecast for: 21NM SSE Panama City FL
Gulf of Mexico

Issued by: National Weather Service Tallahassee, FL
Last Update: 8:15 pm CST Nov 14, 2018

Tonight: NNW wind around 15 kt. Rain, mainly before midnight. Seas around 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Dominant period 5 to 6 seconds.

Thursday: NW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing. Seas 3 to 4 ft with occasional seas up to 5 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds.

Thursday Night: NNW wind 10 to 15 kt. Clear. Seas 2 to 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Dominant period 5 to 6 seconds.

Friday: N wind 10 to 15 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Dominant period 4 to 5 seconds.

Friday Night: N wind around 10 kt. Clear. Seas around 1 ft.

Saturday: NNE wind 5 to 10 kt. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.

Saturday Night: NE wind 5 to 10 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.

Sunday: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.

Sunday Night: N wind 5 to 10 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.


Marine Point Forecast: 29.85°N 85.52°W
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

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Popular artificial reefs near Virginia Reef


Mbara Barge
Depth: 71 ft. (21.64 m)
Distance: 2.95 miles (2.56 nautical)
Location: 29.88575° -85.546533°
Heading: N (359°)
Bay County

Gateway Barge
Depth: 80 ft. (24.38 m)
Distance: 3.42 miles (2.97 nautical)
Location: 29.837167° -85.581°
Heading: S (183°)
Gulf County

Barrier Dunes Barge
Depth: 35 ft. (10.67 m)
Distance: 8.93 miles (7.76 nautical)
Location: 29.750967° -85.425733°
Heading: S (174°)
Gulf County

Sherman X Tug Boat
Depth: 80 ft. (24.38 m)
Distance: 10.19 miles (8.85 nautical)
Location: 29.917767° -85.674433°
Heading: N (351°)
Bay County

Lst Port St Joe
Depth: 90 ft. (27.43 m)
Distance: 12.03 miles (10.44 nautical)
Location: 29.6737° -85.510517°
Heading: S (179°)
Gulf County

Davis Barge
Depth: 55 ft. (16.76 m)
Distance: 12.13 miles (10.53 nautical)
Location: 30.007567° -85.607867°
Heading: N (355°)
Bay County

Liberty Ship USS Grierson
Depth: 72 ft. (21.95 m)
Distance: 14.68 miles (12.75 nautical)
Location: 29.984583° -85.712267°
Heading: N (349°)
Bay County

USS Strength
Depth: 77 ft. (23.47 m)
Distance: 16.86 miles (14.64 nautical)
Location: 30.032383° -85.708533°
Heading: N (349°)
Bay County

Raffields Reef
Depth: 110 ft. (33.53 m)
Distance: 17.90 miles (15.54 nautical)
Location: 29.917067° -85.8128°
Heading: NNW (343°)
Bay County

Chippewa
Depth: 102 ft. (31.09 m)
Distance: 18.67 miles (16.21 nautical)
Location: 29.961267° -85.807733°
Heading: NNW (343°)
Bay County

 

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Tide Predictions near Virginia Reef


Farmdale East Bay St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 12.16 miles (10.56 nautical)
Location: 30.0167° -85.47° N (3°)

Port Saint Joe St Joseph Bay Florida
Distance: 12.89 miles (11.19 nautical)
Location: 29.815° -85.3133° SSE (169°)

Allanton East Bay St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 13.12 miles (11.40 nautical)
Location: 30.03° -85.465° N (3°)

Wetappo Creek East Bay St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 14.87 miles (12.91 nautical)
Location: 30.0333° -85.4° N (7°)

Laird Bayou East Bay St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 18.99 miles (16.49 nautical)
Location: 30.1217° -85.545° N (359°)

Parker St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 20.51 miles (17.81 nautical)
Location: 30.1333° -85.6167° N (355°)

Panama City St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 22.67 miles (19.69 nautical)
Location: 30.1517° -85.6667° N (352°)

Channel entrance St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 22.77 miles (19.77 nautical)
Location: 30.125° -85.73° NNW (348°)

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