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The following information is provided for (longitude W83.8, latitude N30.0):

        Sunday   
        26 April 2015         UT - 4h            

                         SUN
        Begin civil twilight      06:32                 
        Sunrise                   06:57                 
        Sun Overhead              13:33                 
        Sunset                    20:09                 
        End civil twilight        20:34                 

                         MOON
        Moonrise                  12:59 on preceding day
        Moonset                   02:31                 
        Moonrise                  13:52                 
        Moon Overhead             20:32                 
        Moonset                   03:09 on following day

 
Phase of the Moon on 26 April:   waxing gibbous with 56% of the Moon's visible disk illuminated.
First quarter Moon on 25 April 2015 at 19:55 (UT - 4h).
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ABNT20 KNHC 302312
TWOAT
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
700 PM EST SUN NOV 30 2014
For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:
A non-tropical area of low pressure could develop a few hundred
miles northeast of the northern Leeward Islands by Thursday or
Friday. This system could gradually acquire some subtropical
characteristics while it moves slowly northward to north-
northeastward. Additional outlooks on this system will only be
issued if the development potential increases significantly.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...low...10 percent.
This is the last regularly scheduled Tropical Weather Outlook of the
2014 Atlantic hurricane season. Routine issuance of the Tropical
Weather Outlook will resume on June 1, 2015. During the off-season,
Special Tropical Weather Outlooks will be issued as conditions
warrant.
$$
Forecaster Brennan


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Marine Weather Forecast

FZUS52 KTAE 261354
CWFTAE

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA BIG BEND AND EASTERN PANHANDLE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
954 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MOUTH OF THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN
OUT TO 60 NM.

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST
1/3 OF THE SEAS...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE
AVERAGE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE SEAS.

GMZ700-262030-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
954 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

SYNOPSIS

EXERCISE CAUTION LEVEL WINDS OF 15 TO 20 KNOTS ARE
EXPECTED TO CONTINUE EARLY THIS MORNING BEFORE SUBSIDING LATER
TODAY. LIGHT WINDS AND RELATIVELY LOW SEAS SHOULD THEN PREVAIL
THROUGH TUESDAY BEFORE ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHES.
ADVISORY LEVEL WINDS MAY OCCUR BEHIND THE COLD FRONT FROM LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY.



GMZ750-770-262030-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
954 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015


REST OF TODAY
WEST WINDS 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

TONIGHT
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 T0 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET INCREASING TO 3 TO 4
FEET...OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. SEAS 5
TO 7 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 9 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7
FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 9 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 6 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.



GMZ730-755-765-775-262030-
APALACHEE BAY OR COASTAL WATERS FROM KEATON BEACH TO OCHLOCKONEE
RIVER FL OUT TO 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
954 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION TODAY


REST OF TODAY
WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

TONIGHT
WEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY NIGHT
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25
KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY BECOMING ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7
FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 9 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 6 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.



WESTON/LAMERS

Point Forecast Weather for 28NM SE Saint Marks FL Gulf of Mexico Latitude: 29.9667 Longitude: -83.8333

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Observations from ships and stations within 200 nautical miles of Rock Islands, Florida Latitude: 29.9667 Longitude: -83.8333

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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KTNF1    C 1900  29.82  -83.59   15 126  240    10    11     -     -     -   -  29.75 -0.04  77.5     -  71.2     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
SGOF1    C 1900  29.41  -84.86   63 238  230     9    10     -     -     -   -  29.75 -0.05  74.5     -  70.2     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
CDRF1    C 1900  29.14  -83.03   65 140  260    11    15     -     -     -   -  29.78 -0.05  78.8     -  72.3     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
    3 observations reported for 1900 GMT

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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KTNF1    C 1800  29.82  -83.59   15 126  250    10    11     -     -     -   -  29.76 -0.05  76.6     -  72.5     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
APCF1    O 1848  29.72  -84.98   62 256  230   8.0  11.1     -     -     -   -  29.73     -  82.2  73.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
APCF1    O 1842  29.72  -84.98   62 256  240   6.0   8.9     -     -     -   -  29.73     -  82.8  73.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
APCF1    O 1836  29.72  -84.98   62 256  240   7.0  13.0     -     -     -   -  29.74     -  82.2  73.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
APCF1    O 1830  29.72  -84.98   62 256  250   7.0  12.0     -     -     -   -  29.74     -  81.9  73.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
APCF1    O 1824  29.72  -84.98   62 256  240   7.0   9.9     -     -     -   -  29.74     -  82.0  73.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
APCF1    O 1818  29.72  -84.98   62 256  230   1.9   7.0     -     -     -   -  29.74     -  82.2  73.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
APCF1    O 1812  29.72  -84.98   62 256  230   8.0  11.1     -     -     -   -  29.74     -  79.9  73.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
APCF1    O 1806  29.72  -84.98   62 256  230   8.0   9.9     -     -     -   -  29.74     -  79.3  73.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
APCF1    O 1800  29.72  -84.98   62 256  230   8.0   9.9     -     -     -   -  29.74 -0.05  78.6  73.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
SGOF1    C 1800  29.41  -84.86   63 238  250     8     8     -     -     -   -  29.76 -0.04  74.3     -  70.3     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
CDRF1    C 1800  29.14  -83.03   65 140  270    11    15     -     -     -   -  29.78 -0.04  79.9     -  70.9     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
42036    B 1850  28.50  -84.52   95 202  240   7.8   9.7   3.9     7   5.3 233  29.77 -0.06  79.0  77.7  77.4     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     3.61     6.7      SW    1.31    3.8     SW          STEEP
PACF1    O 1848  30.15  -85.67   96 277  210   8.9  11.1     -     -     -   -  29.73     -  77.4  78.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
PACF1    O 1842  30.15  -85.67   96 277  210  11.1  12.0     -     -     -   -  29.73     -  76.8  78.6     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
PACF1    O 1836  30.15  -85.67   96 277  210   9.9  11.1     -     -     -   -  29.73     -  77.2  78.6     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
PACF1    O 1830  30.15  -85.67   96 277  200   9.9  12.0     -     -     -   -  29.73     -  77.2  78.3     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
PACF1    O 1824  30.15  -85.67   96 277  210   9.9  12.0     -     -     -   -  29.73     -  77.5  78.3     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
PACF1    O 1818  30.15  -85.67   96 277  220   8.9  11.1     -     -     -   -  29.73     -  77.0  78.3     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
PACF1    O 1812  30.15  -85.67   96 277  220   9.9  11.1     -     -     -   -  29.74     -  77.0  78.3     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
PACF1    O 1806  30.15  -85.67   96 277  230   9.9  11.1     -     -     -   -  29.74     -  77.0  78.3     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
PACF1    O 1800  30.15  -85.67   96 277  230   8.0   9.9     -     -     -   -  29.74 -0.03  77.4  77.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
    22 observations reported for 1800 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 Rock Islands, Florida


Marker 24 Barge W
Depth: 29 ft. (8.84 m)
Distance: 21.27 miles (18.47 nautical)
Location: 29.839833° -84.1568°
Heading: S (181°)
Wakulla County

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


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