GULF STREAM CROSSING CONDITIONS TO SOUTH FLORIDA
(Updated in real time from NOAA)
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SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 20nm to 60nm:
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-
938 PM EDT Sat Mar 23 2019
East winds 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with a dominant
period 11 seconds.
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 11 seconds.
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet
with a dominant period 5 seconds.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Slight
chance of showers.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest
after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance of showers.
Northwest winds 10 knots becoming north 5 to 10 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Slight chance of showers.
North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance of
North winds 15 to 20 knots and gusty. Seas building
to 4 to 6 feet. Chance of showers.
North winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas building to 9
to 12 feet. Chance of showers.
Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 10 to 12 feet.
Slight chance of showers.
Passage conditions: (Updated by 9 AM)
Saturday, March 23, 2019
Sea of Abaco: Nothing heard.
South Sea of Abaco: Gordie @ Cigatoo reports glassy, small ripples, no swell.
Whale Cay: Bel Canto reports 3’ maximum seas, very calm, "great day to come through".
North Man-O-War: Nothing heard.
South Man-O-War: Jay of Sun Dog reports a "favorable 4" on his 1 to 5 scale: north breeze at 5 mph, 2’ chop, nothing breaking in cut, and 4’ swells at sea.
Tilloo: Nothing heard.
North Bar: Nothing heard.
Little Harbour: Gordie @ Cigatoo reports temp 66, humidity 63%, dew point of 53 and barometer at 30.17", on a rise; wind west at 4-5 mph, and the cut has no breakers, a 9 second 2’ swell, is a gentle, smooth passage; southbound, 4’ 10 second swell from the NE, light NNW breeze; vis 15 miles, UV 6, and water temp 74 (78 outside); good fishing 9:09 - 10:09, and better 3:44 - 5:44.
PLEASE slow down when entering Little Harbour, as there are a few manatees and lots of turtles!
Please remember that we are just trying to help out with these reports. You are the captain of your vessel so the decision will be yours alone.
Updates thanks to Jill P
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