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Walton Hopper Barge Reef Latitude: 30.3281 Longitude: -86.38165



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Walton Hopper Barge Reef
Walton County, Florida



30.3281° -86.38165°
30° 19' 41" N 86° 22' 54" W
30° 19.68 N 86° 22.9 W

Depth: 77' Relief: 12'
Date Reef Deployed: 6/30/99
Reef Materials: Barge Steel 195' Steel Scrap
Reef Description: Steel Barge 195'L X 35' W X12'H With 100 Tons Steel Ballast
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Walton Hopper Barge Reef Latitude: 30.3281 Longitude: -86.38165
Observations : National Data Buoy Center
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National Hurricane Center

ABNT20 KNHC 302336

Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
700 PM EST Fri Nov 30 2018

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

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

This is the last regularly scheduled Tropical Weather Outlook of
the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season.  Routine issuance of the
Tropical Weather Outlook will resume on June 1, 2019.  During the
off-season, Special Tropical Weather Outlooks will be issued as
conditions warrant.

Forecaster Beven

Marine Forecast for Walton Hopper Barge Reef as requested 19:37:00, Jan 21
NWS Forecast for: 7NM SE Destin FL
Gulf of Mexico

Issued by: National Weather Service Tallahassee, FL
Last Update: 6:15 pm CST Jan 21, 2019

Tonight: E wind 10 to 15 kt. Increasing clouds. Seas 1 to 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Dominant period 3 to 5 seconds.

Tuesday: E wind 15 to 20 kt. A chance of showers, mainly after noon. Seas 3 to 5 ft with occasional seas up to 6 ft. Dominant period 5 to 7 seconds.

Tuesday Night: ESE wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. A chance of showers after midnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft with occasional seas up to 8 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds.

Wednesday: SE wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Seas 6 to 7 ft with occasional seas up to 9 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds.

Wednesday Night: SSE wind 15 to 20 kt becoming NNW after midnight. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Seas 5 to 7 ft with occasional seas up to 9 ft.

Thursday: NNW wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 3 to 5 ft with occasional seas up to 6 ft.

Thursday Night: NNW wind around 10 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 2 to 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft.

Friday: NNW wind around 10 kt. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft.

Friday Night: NNW wind around 10 kt becoming NE after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

Marine Point Forecast: 30.33°N 86.38°W
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

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Popular artificial reefs near Walton Hopper Barge Reef

County Site 3 Reefex 9
Depth: 69 ft. (21.03 m)
Distance: 3.08 miles (2.67 nautical)
Location: 30.35545° -86.4224°
Heading: NW (324°)
Okaloosa County

County Site 3 Reefex 8
Depth: 69 ft. (21.03 m)
Distance: 3.16 miles (2.74 nautical)
Location: 30.355633° -86.423883°
Heading: NW (323°)
Okaloosa County

Miss Louise
Depth: 58 ft. (17.68 m)
Distance: 3.84 miles (3.33 nautical)
Location: 30.371433° -86.421933°
Heading: NNW (335°)
Okaloosa County

Eglin Reef 1
Depth: 94 ft. (28.65 m)
Distance: 4.35 miles (3.78 nautical)
Location: 30.265283° -86.386°
Heading: S (182°)
Okaloosa County

Mv Janet Fish Haven 6
Depth: 93 ft. (28.35 m)
Distance: 4.43 miles (3.85 nautical)
Location: 30.264° -86.385083°
Heading: S (181°)
Okaloosa County

Air Force Barge
Depth: 68 ft. (20.73 m)
Distance: 6.88 miles (5.97 nautical)
Location: 30.35415° -86.493017°
Heading: WNW (293°)
Okaloosa County

County Site 2 Reefex 7
Depth: 65 ft. (19.81 m)
Distance: 7.07 miles (6.14 nautical)
Location: 30.358617° -86.494833°
Heading: WNW (297°)
Okaloosa County

County Site 1 Reefex 6
Depth: 60 ft. (18.29 m)
Distance: 11.44 miles (9.93 nautical)
Location: 30.366817° -86.5682°
Heading: WNW (289°)
Okaloosa County

Dep Lap Valp 2
Depth: 105 ft. (32.00 m)
Distance: 11.52 miles (10.01 nautical)
Location: 30.1635° -86.412833°
Heading: S (183°)
Okaloosa County

Brown Barge
Depth: 80 ft. (24.38 m)
Distance: 12.24 miles (10.63 nautical)
Location: 30.356233° -86.584267°
Heading: W (281°)
Okaloosa County


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Tide Predictions near Walton Hopper Barge Reef

East Pass (Destin) Choctawhatchee Bay Florida
Distance: 9.11 miles (7.91 nautical)
Location: 30.395° -86.5133° NW (312°)

Shalimar Garnier Bayou Choctawhatchee Bay Florida
Distance: 14.28 miles (12.40 nautical)
Location: 30.435° -86.5867° NW (310°)

Harris The Narrows Florida
Distance: 21.54 miles (18.71 nautical)
Location: 30.4° -86.7333° WNW (283°)

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