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Walton Hopper Barge Reef Latitude: 30.3281 Longitude: -86.38165



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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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Marine Forecast for Walton Hopper Barge Reef as requested 00:28:48, Feb 25
NWS Forecast for: 7NM SE Destin FL
Gulf of Mexico

Issued by: National Weather Service Tallahassee, FL
Last Update: 11:15 pm CST Feb 24, 2018

Overnight: S wind around 10 kt. A chance of showers. Patchy fog. Seas around 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.

Sunday: S wind around 10 kt. A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog before 7am. Seas around 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds.

Sunday Night: Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 2 to 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Dominant period 5 to 6 seconds.

Monday: SSW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming N in the afternoon. Showers likely, mainly before noon. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.

Monday Night: N wind 5 to 10 kt becoming ENE after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 2 ft.

Tuesday: ENE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.

Tuesday Night: SE wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of rain. Seas around 2 ft.

Wednesday: SSE wind around 10 kt. A slight chance of rain. Seas around 2 ft.

Wednesday Night: SSW wind 10 to 15 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 2 to 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 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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(Longitude W86° 22', Latitude N30° 19')
Sunday, February 25, 2018 Universal Time - 5h
Begin civil twilight06:52
Sun Overhead12:58
End civil twilight19:06
Moon Overhead21:22
Moonset04:27 on following day
Closest Primary Moon Phase: First Quarter on February 23, 2018 at 03:09
Phase of the Moon on February 25, 2018: Waxing Gibbous with 76% 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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