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Apalachicola City Reef Latitude: 29.4593 Longitude: -84.83965




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Apalachicola City Reef
Franklin County, Florida



29.4593° -84.83965°
29° 27' 33" N 84° 50' 23" W
29° 27.55 N 84° 50.38 W

Depth: 80' Relief: 12'
Date Reef Deployed: 7/11/84
Reef Materials: Barge Steel (2) Tires 100
Reef Description: Two Barges 140X28X12 & 140X35X9 Filled With 50 Tires Each
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Apalachicola City Reef Latitude: 29.4593 Longitude: -84.83965
Observations : National Data Buoy Center
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National Hurricane Center

ABNT20 KNHC 182322

Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
800 PM EDT Fri Oct 18 2019

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

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical
Storm Nestor, located over the central Gulf of Mexico.

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

Forecaster Zelinsky

Marine Forecast for Apalachicola City Reef as requested 20:37:14, Oct 18
NWS Forecast for: 12NM SSE Buckeye Reef FL
Gulf of Mexico

Issued by: National Weather Service Tallahassee, FL
Last Update: 8:16 pm EDT Oct 18, 2019

Tonight: Tropical storm conditions. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Seas 9 ft with occasional seas up to 12 ft building to 17 ft with occasional seas up to 22 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds increasing to 10 seconds.

Saturday: Tropical storm conditions expected. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Seas 18 ft with occasional seas up to 23 ft subsiding to 6 ft with occasional seas up to 8 ft. Dominant period 11 seconds decreasing to 8 seconds.

Saturday Night: WNW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming N after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Seas 3 to 5 ft with occasional seas up to 6 ft. Dominant period 7 to 8 seconds.

Sunday: N wind 5 to 10 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas around 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds.

Sunday Night: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft.

Monday: SE wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 2 ft.

Monday Night: S wind around 10 kt becoming SW in the evening. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Seas around 2 ft.

Tuesday: SW wind around 10 kt becoming WNW in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Seas around 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft.

Tuesday Night: N wind around 15 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 2 ft.

Marine Point Forecast: 29.46°N 84.84°W
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

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Popular artificial reefs near Apalachicola City Reef

C Tower
Depth: 25 ft. (7.62 m)
Distance: 3.98 miles (3.46 nautical)
Location: 29.403833° -84.857667°
Heading: S (188°)
Franklin County

Otower Barge Aka Carrabelle Reef Barge
Depth: 74 ft. (22.56 m)
Distance: 14.16 miles (12.30 nautical)
Location: 29.53315° -84.62°
Heading: NE (40°)
Franklin County

O Tower
Depth: 70 ft. (21.34 m)
Distance: 14.37 miles (12.48 nautical)
Location: 29.536667° -84.6178°
Heading: NE (38°)
Franklin County

S Tower
Depth: 105 ft. (32.00 m)
Distance: 17.66 miles (15.33 nautical)
Location: 29.299333° -84.610917°
Heading: SE (141°)
Franklin County

Exxon Template
Depth: 106 ft. (32.31 m)
Distance: 17.70 miles (15.37 nautical)
Location: 29.295333° -84.613733°
Heading: SE (142°)
Franklin County

Yamaha Reef
Depth: 85 ft. (25.91 m)
Distance: 19.80 miles (17.20 nautical)
Location: 29.573667° -84.537667°
Heading: NNE (32°)
Franklin County

One More Time
Depth: 36 ft. (10.97 m)
Distance: 21.42 miles (18.60 nautical)
Location: 29.70595° -84.6237°
Heading: N (7°)
Franklin County


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Solunar Data

Sun & Moon Data : U.S. Naval Observatory

Tide Predictions near Apalachicola City Reef

St George Island Sikes Cut St George Sound Florida
Distance: 12.81 miles (11.12 nautical)
Location: 29.6133° -84.9583° N (350°)

St George Island 12th St W (Bayside) St George Sound Florida
Distance: 13.67 miles (11.87 nautical)
Location: 29.65° -84.9° N (356°)

Lower Anchorage Apalachicola Bay Florida
Distance: 15.95 miles (13.85 nautical)
Location: 29.6° -85.05° NNW (341°)

St George Island East End St George Sound Florida
Distance: 16.03 miles (13.92 nautical)
Location: 29.6867° -84.7867° N (2°)

St George Island Rattlesnake Cove St George Sound Florida
Distance: 16.31 miles (14.17 nautical)
Location: 29.6917° -84.7917° N (2°)

Cat Point Apalachicola Bay Florida
Distance: 17.98 miles (15.61 nautical)
Location: 29.7167° -84.8833° N (359°)

West Pass Apalachicola Bay Florida
Distance: 19.73 miles (17.14 nautical)
Location: 29.6333° -85.1° NNW (343°)

Apalachicola Apalachicola Bay Florida
Distance: 20.35 miles (17.67 nautical)
Location: 29.7267° -84.9817° N (356°)

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