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The following information is provided for (longitude W81.2, latitude N24.7):

        Sunday   
        5 July 2015           UT - 4h            

                         SUN
        Begin civil twilight      06:15                 
        Sunrise                   06:41                 
        Sun Overhead              13:29                 
        Sunset                    20:18                 
        End civil twilight        20:43                 

                         MOON
        Moonrise                  22:31 on preceding day
        Moon Overhead             04:23                 
        Moonset                   10:19                 
        Moonrise                  23:17                 
        Moonset                   11:21 on following day

 
Phase of the Moon on 5 July:   waning gibbous with 84% of the Moon's visible disk illuminated.
Last quarter Moon on 8 July 2015 at 16:25 (UT - 4h).
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ABNT20 KNHC 051720
TWOAT

TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
200 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

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

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

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Forecaster Kimberlain


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Marine Weather Forecast

FZUS52 KKEY 052024
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
424 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ005-060230-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
424 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

SYNOPSIS
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE FLORIDA
PENINSULA TONIGHT THROUGH THIS WEEK.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM CURRENT...AS OF
JULY FOURTH...

13 NM S OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
17 NM S OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
 5 NM S OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
 8 NM S OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 8 NM S OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
12 NM SE OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
13 NM SE OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
10 NM E OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.



GMZ031-060230-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BLACKWATER SOUND, BUTTONWOOD SOUND, AND
BARNES SOUND-
424 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

TONIGHT
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
TO MODERATE CHOP.

MONDAY
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ032-035-060230-
BAYSIDE AND GULFSIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
424 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.

MONDAY
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ042>044-060230-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT
TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
424 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

TONIGHT
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.

MONDAY
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND
GUSTY. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ052>055-072>075-060230-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
424 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION FOR INCREASING WINDS


TONIGHT
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15
TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

MONDAY
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15
KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
4 TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ033-034-060230-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
424 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

TONIGHT
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING.

MONDAY
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15
KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



Point Forecast Weather for 1NM S Seven Mile Bridge FL Gulf of Mexico Latitude: 24.6833 Longitude: -81.1917

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Observations from ships and stations within 200 nautical miles of Molasses Key Channel, Molasses Keys, Florida Latitude: 24.6833 Longitude: -81.1917

ID      T1 TIME    LAT     LON DIST HDG WDIR  WSPD   GST  WVHT   DPD   APD MWD   PRES  PTDY  ATMP  WTMP  DEWP   VIS  TCC  TIDE  S1HT  S1PD  S1DIR  S2HT  S2PD  S2DIR   Ice   Sea      SwH      SwP     SwD     WWH    WWP    WWD      STEEPNESS
           (GMT)                 nm  °T   °T   kts   kts    ft   sec   sec  °T     in    in    °F    °F    °F   nmi  8th    ft    ft   sec     °T    ft   sec     °T   Acc   Ice       ft      sec              ft    sec     
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VCAF1    O 2030  24.71  -81.11    5  68   90  11.1  15.0     -     -     -   -  30.11     -  86.9  89.6     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VCAF1    O 2024  24.71  -81.11    5  68  100   8.9  14.0     -     -     -   -  30.11     -  87.8  89.6     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VCAF1    O 2018  24.71  -81.11    5  68  110   8.0  14.0     -     -     -   -  30.11     -  87.8  89.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VCAF1    O 2012  24.71  -81.11    5  68  110   8.0  14.0     -     -     -   -  30.11     -  88.0  89.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VCAF1    O 2006  24.71  -81.11    5  68  120   8.9  14.0     -     -     -   -  30.12     -  87.6  89.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
SMKF1    C 2000  24.63  -81.11    5 124  110    16    17     -     -     -   -  30.12 -0.04  85.8     -  75.7     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VCAF1    O 2000  24.71  -81.11    5  68  110   7.0  14.0     -     -     -   -  30.12 -0.04  88.5  89.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
LONF1    C 2000  24.84  -80.86   20  62  110    13    14     -     -     -   -  30.13 -0.04  85.3  88.5  75.4     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KYWF1    O 2030  24.56  -81.81   35 258    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  30.08     -  90.3  88.9     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KYWF1    O 2024  24.56  -81.81   35 258    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  30.08     -  90.1  88.9     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KYWF1    O 2018  24.56  -81.81   35 258    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  30.08     -  90.3  88.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KYWF1    O 2012  24.56  -81.81   35 258    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  30.09     -  90.0  88.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KYWF1    O 2006  24.56  -81.81   35 258    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  30.09     -  90.0  88.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KYWF1    O 2000  24.56  -81.81   35 258    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  30.08 -0.05  91.0  88.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
MLRF1    C 2000  25.01  -80.38   48  66  100    13    15     -     -     -   -  30.11 -0.05  84.0  87.6     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VAKF1    O 2030  25.73  -80.16   84  41  120   8.9  12.0     -     -     -   -  30.11     -  85.5  88.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VAKF1    O 2024  25.73  -80.16   84  41  110   9.9  12.0     -     -     -   -  30.11     -  85.5  88.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VAKF1    O 2018  25.73  -80.16   84  41  100   9.9  12.0     -     -     -   -  30.11     -  85.3  88.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VAKF1    O 2012  25.73  -80.16   84  41  100  11.1  14.0     -     -     -   -  30.12     -  84.9  88.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VAKF1    O 2006  25.73  -80.16   84  41  100   8.9  12.0     -     -     -   -  30.12     -  85.3  88.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VAKF1    O 2000  25.73  -80.16   84  41  110   8.0  12.0     -     -     -   -  30.12 -0.04  85.3  88.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
PLSF1    C 2000  24.69  -82.77   86 271  110    10    11     -     -     -   -  30.09 -0.04  85.6     -     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
NPSF1    O 2030  26.13  -81.81   93 339    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  30.12     -     -  88.5     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
NPSF1    O 2024  26.13  -81.81   93 339    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  30.13     -     -  88.5     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
NPSF1    O 2018  26.13  -81.81   93 339    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  30.13     -     -  88.5     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
NPSF1    O 2012  26.13  -81.81   93 339    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  30.13     -     -  88.5     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
NPSF1    O 2006  26.13  -81.81   93 339    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  30.13     -     -  88.5     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
NPSF1    O 2000  26.13  -81.81   93 339    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  30.13 -0.04     -  88.3     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
    28 observations reported for 2000 GMT



DIST: distance GST: gusts MWD: mean wave direction DEWP: dew point
HDG: heading WVHT: wave height PRES: sea level pressure VIS: visibility
WDIR: wind direction DPD: dominant wave period PTDY: pressure tendency ID: 41xxxx Atlantic, 42xxxx Gulf
WSPD: wind speed APD: average wave period ATMP: air temp nm: nautical miles

B = Buoy, C = C-MAN Station, D = Drifting Buoy, S = Ship, O = Other
Data provided by the National Data Buoy Center

Florida's Most Wanted Artificial Reefs 500 Reef locations pinpointed on NOAA Nautical charts with maps marine weather forecast realtime buoy reports and more.
Notable Artificial Reefs Within 20 nautical miles of Molasses Key Channel, Molasses Keys, Florida


Thunderbolt
Depth: 118 ft. (35.97 m)
Distance: 14.34 miles (12.45 nautical)
Location: 24.658° -80.965°
Heading: E (100°)
Monroe County

Adolphus Busch Sr
Depth: 100 ft. (30.48 m)
Distance: 19.96 miles (17.33 nautical)
Location: 24.530683° -81.461467°
Heading: SW (233°)
Monroe County

Distances and headings are approximate and are not intended for navigation.


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