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Walton Hopper Barge Reef
Walton County, Florida

Latitude

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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

NDBC - Station Observations near 30.3281N 86.38165W


Station PCBF1 - 8729210 - PANAMA CITY BEACH, FL
May 22, 2017 7:30 pm EST
Location: 30.213N 85.88W or 27 nautical miles ESE of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Wind Direction: SSW (210°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.94 in (1013.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 78°F (25.5°C)
Water Temperature: 81°F (27.4°C)

Station PACF1 - 8729108 - PANAMA CITY, FL
May 22, 2017 6:30 pm CST
Location: 30.152N 85.667W or 39 nautical miles ESE of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Wind Direction: SW (230°)
Wind Speed: 9 knots
Wind Gust: 11 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.94 in (1014.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 78°F (25.3°C)
Water Temperature: 82°F (27.9°C)

Station PCLF1 - 8729840 - PENSACOLA, FL
May 22, 2017 6:30 pm CST
Location: 30.404N 87.211W or 43 nautical miles W of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.93 in (1013.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 79°F (26.2°C)
Water Temperature: 81°F (27.1°C)

Station PPTA1 - PERDIDO PASS, AL
May 22, 2017 6:30 pm CST
Location: 30.279N 87.556W or 61 nautical miles W of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Wind Speed: 0 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.94 in (1013.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 78°F (25.4°C)

Station 42012 - ORANGE BEACH - 44 NM SE OF MOBILE, AL
May 22, 2017 5:50 pm CST
Location: 30.064N 87.551W or 63 nautical miles WSW of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Wind Direction: SW (220°)
Wind Speed: 4 knots
Wind Gust: 6 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 7 sec
Average Period: 5.6 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SSE (153°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.93 in (1013.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.03 in (-1.1 mb)
Air Temperature: 77°F (25.0°C)
Dew Point: 71°F (21.7°C)
Water Temperature: 80°F (26.8°C)

Station WBYA1 - 8732828 - WEEKS BAY, MOBILE BAY, AL
May 22, 2017 6:30 pm CST
Location: 30.417N 87.825W or 75 nautical miles W of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Water Temperature: 81°F (27.0°C)

Station APCF1 - 8728690 - APALACHICOLA, FL
May 22, 2017 7:30 pm EST
Location: 29.724N 84.98W or 81 nautical miles ESE of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Wind Direction: SW (230°)
Wind Speed: 9 knots
Wind Gust: 13 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.94 in (1014.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 77°F (25.2°C)
Water Temperature: 82°F (27.9°C)

Station MHPA1 - MEAHER PARK, AL
May 22, 2017 6:30 pm CST
Location: 30.667N 87.936W or 83 nautical miles WNW of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Wind Direction: SSW (210°)
Wind Speed: 5 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.92 in (1013.2 mb)
Air Temperature: 76°F (24.4°C)

Station APXF1 - EAST BAY, APALACHICOLA RESERVE, FL
May 22, 2017 6:45 pm EST
Location: 29.791N 84.883W or 84 nautical miles ESE of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Wind Direction: SSW (210°)
Wind Speed: 9 knots
Air Temperature: 78°F (25.8°C)
Dew Point: 75°F (23.9°C)

Station FMOA1 - 8734673 - FORT MORGAN, AL
May 22, 2017 6:30 pm CST
Location: 30.228N 88.024W or 85 nautical miles W of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Wind Speed: 0 knots
Wind Gust: 0 knots
Air Temperature: 76°F (24.6°C)

Station MBLA1 - MIDDLE BAY LIGHTHOUSE, AL
May 22, 2017 6:00 pm CST
Location: 30.437N 88.011W or 85 nautical miles W of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Wind Direction: WSW (240°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.92 in (1013.2 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.04 in (-1.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 76°F (24.3°C)

Station DPIA1 - DAUPHIN ISLAND, AL
May 22, 2017 6:00 pm CST
Location: 30.25N 88.075W or 88 nautical miles W of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Wind Speed: 0 knots
Wind Gust: 1 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.91 in (1012.9 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.05 in (-1.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 76°F (24.6°C)

Station PTOA1 - 8737005 - PINTO ISLAND, AL
May 22, 2017 6:30 pm CST
Location: 30.671N 88.031W or 88 nautical miles WNW of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Air Temperature: 75°F (24.0°C)
Dew Point: 69°F (20.8°C)
Visibility: 5.9 nmi

Station MCGA1 - 8736897 - COAST GUARD SECTOR MOBILE, AL
May 22, 2017 6:30 pm CST
Location: 30.649N 88.058W or 89 nautical miles WNW of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Wind Direction: WSW (240°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Wind Gust: 4 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.95 in (1014.1 mb)
Air Temperature: 74°F (23.4°C)
Water Temperature: 79°F (25.9°C)

Station OBLA1 - 8737048 - MOBILE STATE DOCKS, AL
May 22, 2017 6:30 pm CST
Location: 30.705N 88.04W or 89 nautical miles WNW of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.93 in (1013.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 76°F (24.2°C)
Water Temperature: 78°F (25.3°C)

Station CRTA1 - CEDAR POINT, AL
May 22, 2017 6:30 pm CST
Location: 30.308N 88.14W or 91 nautical miles W of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Wind Speed: 0 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.93 in (1013.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 76°F (24.3°C)

Station 42039 - PENSACOLA - 115NM SSE OF PENSACOLA, FL
May 22, 2017 5:50 pm CST
Location: 28.788N 86.008W or 94 nautical miles SSE of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Wind Direction: W (270°)
Wind Speed: 4 knots
Wind Gust: 4 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Average Period: 4.3 sec
Mean Wave Direction: S (179°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.94 in (1013.8 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.02 in (-0.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 78°F (25.3°C)
Dew Point: 76°F (24.5°C)
Water Temperature: 77°F (25.2°C)

Station KATA1 - KATRINA CUT, AL
May 22, 2017 6:00 pm CST
Location: 30.258N 88.213W or 95 nautical miles W of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Wind Direction: E (80°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.92 in (1013.2 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.06 in (-2.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 76°F (24.6°C)

Station SGOF1 - TYNDALL AFB TOWER C (N4), FL
May 22, 2017 6:00 pm CST
Location: 29.408N 84.858W or 97 nautical miles SE of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Wind Direction: SW (220°)
Wind Speed: 12 knots
Wind Gust: 13 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.96 in (1014.6 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.02 in (-0.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 77°F (25.2°C)
Dew Point: 73°F (23.0°C)

Station KVOA - VISSCO KNOLL 786 / PETRONIUS (CHEVRON)
May 22, 2017 6:35 pm CST
Location: 29.229N 87.781W or 98 nautical miles SW of search location of 30.3281N 86.38165W.
Wind Direction: SE (130°)
Wind Speed: 5 knots
Air Temperature: 81°F (27°C)
Dew Point: 72°F (22°C)
Visibility: 8.7 nmi

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Marine Forecast for Walton Hopper Barge Reef as requested 21:06:19, May 22
NWS Forecast for: 7NM SE Destin FL
Gulf of Mexico

Issued by: National Weather Service Tallahassee, FL
Last Update: 7:15 pm CDT May 22, 2017

Tonight: WSW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming SSW after midnight. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 5 to 6 seconds.

Tuesday: SW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Showers and thunderstorms. Seas 3 to 4 ft with occasional seas up to 5 ft. Dominant period 4 to 6 seconds.

Tuesday Night: SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Seas around 4 ft with occasional seas up to 5 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds.

Wednesday: WSW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Seas 5 to 6 ft with occasional seas up to 8 ft. Dominant period 6 to 7 seconds.

Wednesday Night: WNW wind 15 to 20 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 4 to 6 ft with occasional seas up to 8 ft.

Thursday: W wind 10 to 15 kt. Sunny. Seas around 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft.

Thursday Night: W wind 5 to 10 kt. Clear. Seas 2 to 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft.

Friday: SSW wind 5 to 10 kt. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft.

Friday Night: SSW wind around 10 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft.


Marine Point Forecast: 30.33°N 86.38°W
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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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FISHING TIMES

(Longitude W86° 22', Latitude N30° 19')
Monday, May 22, 2017 Universal Time - 4h
Sun
Begin civil twilight06:21
Sunrise06:48
Sun Overhead13:42
Sunset20:37
End civil twilight21:04
Moon
Moonrise04:35
Moon Overhead10:52
Moonset17:15
Closest Primary Moon Phase: New Moon on May 25, 2017 at 15:44
Phase of the Moon on May 22, 2017: Waning Crescent with 14% of the Moon's visible disk illuminated.

Sun & Moon Data : U.S. Naval Observatory

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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