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Wilkes Barre Stern Section Reef Latitude: 24.48448 Longitude: -81.5523



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Wilkes Barre Stern Section Reef
Monroe County, Florida



24.48448° -81.5523°
24° 29' 4" N 81° 33' 8" W
24° 29.06 N 81° 33.13 W

Depth: 250' Relief: 75'
Date Reef Deployed: 5/12/72
Reef Materials: Ship Steel 610'
Reef Description: 610 Foot Light Cruiser USS Wilkes Barre (Cl-103) Stern Portion Sunk By Us Navy
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Wilkes Barre Stern Section Reef Latitude: 24.48448 Longitude: -81.5523
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 Wilkes Barre Stern Section Reef as requested 13:44:38, Mar 21
NWS Forecast for: 2NM SW American Shoal Light FL
Gulf of Mexico

Issued by: National Weather Service Key West, FL
Last Update: 1:16 pm EDT Mar 21, 2019

This Afternoon: NNW wind around 15 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.

Tonight: NNW wind around 20 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas around 4 ft.

Friday: N wind 15 to 20 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Friday Night: N wind 10 to 15 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft.

Saturday: ENE wind around 10 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

Saturday Night: ENE wind around 15 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas around 2 ft.

Sunday: E wind around 15 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 3 ft.

Sunday Night: ENE wind around 15 kt. Isolated showers. Seas around 3 ft.

Monday: E wind 10 to 15 kt. Isolated showers. Seas around 2 ft.

Marine Point Forecast: 24.49°N 81.55°W
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

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Popular artificial reefs near Wilkes Barre Stern Section Reef

Wilkes Barre Bow Section
Depth: 250 ft. (76.20 m)
Distance: 0.07 miles (0.06 nautical)
Location: 24.4849° -81.553367°
Heading: WNW (296°)
Monroe County

Uss Fred T Berry Dd858
Depth: 350 ft. (106.68 m)
Distance: 1.76 miles (1.53 nautical)
Location: 24.459° -81.5537°
Heading: S (182°)
Monroe County

USS Saufley Dd465
Depth: 420 ft. (128.02 m)
Distance: 3.11 miles (2.70 nautical)
Location: 24.449033° -81.5829°
Heading: SSW (214°)
Monroe County

USS Kendrick Dd612
Depth: 320 ft. (97.54 m)
Distance: 3.50 miles (3.04 nautical)
Location: 24.460133° -81.601067°
Heading: WSW (237°)
Monroe County

Adolphus Busch Sr
Depth: 100 ft. (30.48 m)
Distance: 6.54 miles (5.68 nautical)
Location: 24.530683° -81.461467°
Heading: ENE (59°)
Monroe County

Joes Tug
Depth: 65 ft. (19.81 m)
Distance: 11.75 miles (10.20 nautical)
Location: 24.464167° -81.737833°
Heading: W (259°)
Monroe County

Key West Tournament Reef
Depth: 205 ft. (62.48 m)
Distance: 13.62 miles (11.83 nautical)
Location: 24.427883° -81.759733°
Heading: WSW (247°)
Monroe County

Cayman Salvage Master
Depth: 92 ft. (28.04 m)
Distance: 13.63 miles (11.84 nautical)
Location: 24.4535° -81.766333°
Heading: WSW (256°)
Monroe County

Key West Tournament Reef Lola
Depth: 184 ft. (56.08 m)
Distance: 13.90 miles (12.07 nautical)
Location: 24.454167° -81.770833°
Heading: WSW (256°)
Monroe County

Key West Tournament Reef Lsmr
Depth: 180 ft. (54.86 m)
Distance: 13.90 miles (12.07 nautical)
Location: 24.454167° -81.770833°
Heading: WSW (256°)
Monroe County


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Solunar Data

Sun & Moon Data : U.S. Naval Observatory

Tide Predictions near Wilkes Barre Stern Section Reef

Bird Key Similar Sound Florida
Distance: 8.98 miles (7.80 nautical)
Location: 24.5883° -81.6383° NW (324°)

Saddlebunch Keys Similar Sound Florida
Distance: 9.10 miles (7.90 nautical)
Location: 24.6° -81.6217° NNW (332°)

Saddlebunch Keys Channel No 4 Florida
Distance: 9.88 miles (8.58 nautical)
Location: 24.615° -81.6167° NNW (337°)

Key Lois southeast end Florida
Distance: 9.90 miles (8.60 nautical)
Location: 24.6067° -81.47° NNE (31°)

Saddlebunch Keys Channel No 5 Florida
Distance: 9.91 miles (8.60 nautical)
Location: 24.6117° -81.625° NNW (333°)

Shark Key southeast end Similar Sound Florida
Distance: 10.07 miles (8.74 nautical)
Location: 24.6033° -81.645° NW (326°)

Saddlebunch Keys Channel No 3 Florida
Distance: 10.11 miles (8.78 nautical)
Location: 24.6233° -81.6033° NNW (342°)

Sugarloaf Key east side Tarpon Creek Florida
Distance: 10.29 miles (8.93 nautical)
Location: 24.6283° -81.51° NNE (15°)

Tarpon Creek Upper Sugarloaf Sound Florida
Distance: 10.30 miles (8.94 nautical)
Location: 24.63° -81.5167° NNE (12°)

Big Coppitt Key northeast side Waltz Key Basin Florida
Distance: 10.36 miles (8.99 nautical)
Location: 24.6017° -81.655° NW (322°)

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