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Gateway Barge Reef Latitude: 29.83717 Longitude: -85.581




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Gateway Barge Reef
Gulf County, Florida



29.83717° -85.581°
29° 50' 14" N 85° 34' 52" W
29° 50.23 N 85° 34.86 W

Depth: 80' Relief: 8'
Date Reef Deployed: 12/31/88
Reef Materials: Barge Steel 70' Steel Tanks Boxcars
Reef Description: 70 Foot Barge Steel Tanks Tires And Boxcars
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Gateway Barge Reef Latitude: 29.83717 Longitude: -85.581
Observations : National Data Buoy Center
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National Hurricane Center

ABNT20 KNHC 181737

Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
200 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.


Public Advisories on Nestor are issued under WMO header WTNT31 KNHC
and under AWIPS header MIATCPAT1.  Forecast/Advisories on Nestor are
issued under WMO header WTNT21 KNHC and under AWIPS header

Forecaster Berg

Marine Forecast for Gateway Barge Reef as requested 19:19:56, Oct 18
NWS Forecast for: 21NM SSE Panama City FL
Gulf of Mexico

Issued by: National Weather Service Tallahassee, FL
Last Update: 5:16 pm CDT Oct 18, 2019

Tonight: Tropical storm conditions. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Seas 5 ft with occasional seas up to 6 ft building to 14 ft with occasional seas up to 18 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds increasing to 11 seconds.

Saturday: Tropical storm conditions possible. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Seas 9 ft with occasional seas up to 12 ft subsiding to 6 ft with occasional seas up to 8 ft. Dominant period 11 seconds decreasing to 6 seconds.

Saturday Night: N wind 5 to 15 kt. A slight chance of showers before 1am. Seas 3 to 5 ft with occasional seas up to 6 ft. Dominant period 7 to 8 seconds.

Sunday: NE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 2 to 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 10 to 15 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Seas around 2 ft.

Monday Night: S wind around 10 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Seas 2 to 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft.

Tuesday: W wind 10 to 15 kt becoming N in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Seas around 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft.

Tuesday Night: N wind around 15 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft.

Marine Point Forecast: 29.83°N 85.58°W
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

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Popular artificial reefs near Gateway Barge Reef

Virginia Reef
Depth: 65 ft. (19.81 m)
Distance: 3.42 miles (2.97 nautical)
Location: 29.847317° -85.525067°
Heading: N (1°)
Gulf County

Mbara Barge
Depth: 71 ft. (21.64 m)
Distance: 3.94 miles (3.42 nautical)
Location: 29.88575° -85.546533°
Heading: N (2°)
Bay County

Sherman X Tug Boat
Depth: 80 ft. (24.38 m)
Distance: 7.90 miles (6.86 nautical)
Location: 29.917767° -85.674433°
Heading: N (355°)
Bay County

Barrier Dunes Barge
Depth: 35 ft. (10.67 m)
Distance: 11.05 miles (9.60 nautical)
Location: 29.750967° -85.425733°
Heading: S (170°)
Gulf County

Davis Barge
Depth: 55 ft. (16.76 m)
Distance: 11.88 miles (10.32 nautical)
Location: 30.007567° -85.607867°
Heading: N (359°)
Bay County

Lst Port St Joe
Depth: 90 ft. (27.43 m)
Distance: 12.06 miles (10.47 nautical)
Location: 29.6737° -85.510517°
Heading: S (176°)
Gulf County

Liberty Ship USS Grierson
Depth: 72 ft. (21.95 m)
Distance: 12.87 miles (11.17 nautical)
Location: 29.984583° -85.712267°
Heading: N (353°)
Bay County

Raffields Reef
Depth: 110 ft. (33.53 m)
Distance: 14.94 miles (12.98 nautical)
Location: 29.917067° -85.8128°
Heading: NNW (348°)
Bay County

USS Strength
Depth: 77 ft. (23.47 m)
Distance: 15.50 miles (13.46 nautical)
Location: 30.032383° -85.708533°
Heading: N (353°)
Bay County

Steel Dredge Boat
Depth: 115 ft. (35.05 m)
Distance: 15.69 miles (13.62 nautical)
Location: 29.778667° -85.833833°
Heading: SSW (196°)
Bay County


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Solunar Data

Sun & Moon Data : U.S. Naval Observatory

Tide Predictions near Gateway Barge Reef

Farmdale East Bay St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 14.07 miles (12.22 nautical)
Location: 30.0167° -85.47° N (6°)

Allanton East Bay St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 15.02 miles (13.05 nautical)
Location: 30.03° -85.465° N (6°)

Port Saint Joe St Joseph Bay Florida
Distance: 16.12 miles (14.00 nautical)
Location: 29.815° -85.3133° SSE (159°)

Wetappo Creek East Bay St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 17.35 miles (15.07 nautical)
Location: 30.0333° -85.4° N (10°)

Laird Bayou East Bay St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 19.78 miles (17.17 nautical)
Location: 30.1217° -85.545° N (2°)

Parker St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 20.57 miles (17.86 nautical)
Location: 30.1333° -85.6167° N (358°)

Channel entrance St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 21.79 miles (18.93 nautical)
Location: 30.125° -85.73° N (352°)

Panama City St Andrew Bay Florida
Distance: 22.33 miles (19.39 nautical)
Location: 30.1517° -85.6667° N (355°)

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