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

        Thursday 
        24 April 2014         UT - 4h            

                         SUN
        Begin civil twilight      06:31                 
        Sunrise                   06:55                 
        Sun Overhead              13:23                 
        Sunset                    19:51                 
        End civil twilight        20:15                 

                         MOON
        Moonset                   14:33 on preceding day
        Moonrise                  03:33                 
        Moon Overhead             09:32                 
        Moonset                   15:34                 
        Moonrise                  04:16 on following day

 
Phase of the Moon on 24 April:   waning crescent with 24% of the Moon's visible disk illuminated.
Last quarter Moon on 22 April 2014 at 03:52 (UT - 4h).
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ABNT20 KNHC 071151
TWOAT
SPECIAL TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
655 AM EST SAT DEC 7 2013
FOR THE NORTH ATLANTIC...CARIBBEAN SEA AND THE GULF OF MEXICO...
SHOWER ACTIVITY ASSOCIATED WITH A NON-TROPICAL AREA OF LOW PRESSURE
CENTERED ABOUT 100 MILES SOUTH OF THE CENTRAL AZORES HAS
DIMINISHED. UPPER-LEVEL WINDS HAVE BECOME UNFAVORABLE...AND
DEVELOPMENT OF THIS SYSTEM INTO A SUBTROPICAL OR TROPICAL CYCLONE
IS NOT EXPECTED. THIS SYSTEM HAS A LOW CHANCE...NEAR 0 PERCENT...
OF BECOMING A SUBTROPICAL OR TROPICAL CYCLONE DURING THE NEXT
48 HOURS...AND A LOW CHANCE...NEAR 0 PERCENT...OF BECOMING A
SUBTROPICAL OR TROPICAL CYCLONE DURING THE NEXT FIVE DAYS.
THIS IS THE LAST SPECIAL TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK ISSUED BY THE
NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER ON THIS SYSTEM. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
CAN BE FOUND IN HIGH SEAS FORECASTS ISSUED BY METEO FRANCE.
&&
HIGH SEAS FORECASTS ISSUED BY METEO FRANCE CAN BE FOUND UNDER WMO
HEADER FQNT50 LFPW.
FIVE-DAY FORMATION PROBABILITIES ARE EXPERIMENTAL IN 2013. COMMENTS
ON THE EXPERIMENTAL FORECASTS CAN BE PROVIDED AT...
HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=ETWO
$$
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FZUS52 KKEY 242105 CCA
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
424 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

CORRECTED TO ADD SEAS IN THE STRAITS FIRST PERIOD

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.

GMZ005-250230-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
424 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

SYNOPSIS
AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER MOST OF THE
GULF OF MEXICO FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. THE HIGH WILL MOVE EAST
OVER THE FLORIDA PENINSULA TO THE WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC FRIDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY. PRESSURES FALLING IN THE GULF OF MEXICO WILL RESULT
IN MODERATE SOUTHEASTERLIES EARLY NEXT WEEK.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 24...

36 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
25 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
29 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
27 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
17 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
12 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
13 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
 6 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.



GMZ031-250230-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
424 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST TO SOUTHEAST 5
TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY
VARIABLE WINDS TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR
15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.



GMZ032-035-250230-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE 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 THU APR 24 2014

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST TO
SOUTHEAST. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
NEARSHORE WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR
15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.



GMZ042>044-250230-
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 THU APR 24 2014

TONIGHT
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY THROUGH AND SATURDAY
VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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



GMZ052>055-072>075-250230-
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 THU APR 24 2014

TONIGHT
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

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



GMZ033-034-250230-
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 THU APR 24 2014

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST. SEAS AROUND
1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY
MOSTLY EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT.

SATURDAY NIGHT
WINDS BECOMING EAST TO SOUTHEAST NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.

SUNDAY
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.



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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 2230  24.71  -81.11    5  68   20   4.1   5.1     -     -     -   -  29.96     -  77.4  83.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VCAF1    O 2224  24.71  -81.11    5  68   30   4.1   5.1     -     -     -   -  29.96     -  77.4  83.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VCAF1    O 2218  24.71  -81.11    5  68   20   2.9   5.1     -     -     -   -  29.96     -  77.7  83.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VCAF1    O 2212  24.71  -81.11    5  68   10   4.1   5.1     -     -     -   -  29.96     -  77.7  83.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VCAF1    O 2206  24.71  -81.11    5  68   10   2.9   6.0     -     -     -   -  29.96     -  77.9  83.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
SMKF1    C 2200  24.63  -81.11    5 124   80     4     4     -     -     -   -  29.99 -0.03  79.5     -  69.4     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VCAF1    O 2200  24.71  -81.11    5  68   20   2.9   5.1     -     -     -   -  29.96 -0.03  77.5  83.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
LONF1    C 2200  24.84  -80.86   20  62    -     0     1     -     -     -   -  29.98 -0.03  82.8  81.9  69.6     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KYWF1    O 2230  24.56  -81.81   35 258    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  29.95     -  82.2  80.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KYWF1    O 2224  24.56  -81.81   35 258    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  29.95     -  82.2  80.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KYWF1    O 2218  24.56  -81.81   35 258    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  29.95     -  81.7  80.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KYWF1    O 2212  24.56  -81.81   35 258    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  29.95     -  81.3  80.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KYWF1    O 2206  24.56  -81.81   35 258    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  29.95     -  81.9  80.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KYWF1    O 2200  24.56  -81.81   35 258    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  29.95 -0.03  82.4  80.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
MLRF1    C 2200  25.01  -80.38   48  66  210     6     6     -     -     -   -  29.97 -0.02  77.9  80.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
SHIP     S 2200  24.30  -82.40   70 251   50   8.0     -   1.6   5.0     -   -  29.94 +0.00  75.9     -  71.8    11    0     -   3.3   8.0     60     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
FWYF1    C 2200  25.59  -80.10   81  47  170    11    12     -     -     -   -  29.96 -0.02  79.3  77.9     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VAKF1    O 2230  25.73  -80.16   84  41  170   9.9  13.0     -     -     -   -  29.96     -  78.6  80.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VAKF1    O 2224  25.73  -80.16   84  41  170   9.9  12.0     -     -     -   -  29.96     -  78.6  80.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VAKF1    O 2218  25.73  -80.16   84  41  170   8.9  12.0     -     -     -   -  29.96     -  78.6  80.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VAKF1    O 2212  25.73  -80.16   84  41  190   9.9  13.0     -     -     -   -  29.96     -  78.4  80.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VAKF1    O 2206  25.73  -80.16   84  41  170   8.9  12.0     -     -     -   -  29.96     -  78.8  80.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
VAKF1    O 2200  25.73  -80.16   84  41  180   9.9  12.0     -     -     -   -  29.96 -0.02  78.4  80.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
NPSF1    O 2230  26.13  -81.81   93 339  250   6.0   7.0     -     -     -   -  29.97     -  75.9  80.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
NPSF1    O 2224  26.13  -81.81   93 339  250   6.0   8.0     -     -     -   -  29.97     -  75.9  80.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
NPSF1    O 2218  26.13  -81.81   93 339  250   8.0   8.9     -     -     -   -  29.97     -  75.6  80.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
NPSF1    O 2212  26.13  -81.81   93 339  250   8.0   8.9     -     -     -   -  29.97     -  75.4  80.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
NPSF1    O 2206  26.13  -81.81   93 339  250   7.0   8.9     -     -     -   -  29.97     -  75.7  80.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
NPSF1    O 2200  26.13  -81.81   93 339  260   7.0   8.9     -     -     -   -  29.97 -0.03  75.6  80.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
    29 observations reported for 2200 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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