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Thursday, November 23, 2017
( Marsh Harbour 26.54N, -77.06W )

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SYNOPSIS for the SW N Atlantic including the Bahamas  358 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017  

SYNOPSIS......
 A cold front extends from a 1008 mb low near 30N67W  to the SE Bahamas. Strong to GALE force winds and combined seas of  near 15 ft are associated with the low. These marine conditions  will exit forecast zone AMZ115 late this morning as the low pressure  moves north of area. Another low pressure system, currently in  the eastern Gulf of Mexico, will move across Florida into the SW N  Atlantic by this evening. The associated cold front will move  across the forecast area through Sunday night.    

*Marine Forecast For Abacos ~ Thursday, November 23, 2017
chancetstorms   
   Thursday:     60% Precip.  
   Partly cloudy with afternoon showers or thunderstorms. High 83F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
nt_chancetstorms   
   Thursday Night:     40% Precip.  
   Scattered thunderstorms early, then partly cloudy after midnight. Low 73F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.
chancetstorms   
   Friday:     40% Precip.  
   Partly to mostly cloudy skies with scattered thunderstorms in the morning. High 83F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
nt_chancetstorms   
   Friday Night:     40% Precip.  
   Scattered thunderstorms during the evening, then becoming mainly clear overnight. Low 72F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
chancetstorms   
   Saturday:     40% Precip.  
   Scattered thunderstorms in the morning, then becoming sunny late. High 82F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
nt_clear   
   Saturday Night:     10% Precip.  
   Clear skies. Low 69F. Winds light and variable.
clear   
   Sunday:     20% Precip.  
   Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. High 79F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
nt_clear   
   Sunday Night:     10% Precip.  
   Clear skies. Low 69F. Winds light and variable.

3:30:26 AM

Lightning Map

NOAA TIDES Pelican Harbor, Abaco. 26° 23'N -76° 58'W *** TOP

DATE_DAY_TIME_PRED_FTHIGH_LOW
11/23/2017 Thu 04:49 AM 0.4 L
11/23/2017 Thu 11:04 AM 2.8 H
11/23/2017 Thu 05:42 PM 0.4 L
11/23/2017 Thu 11:29 PM 2.2 H
11/24/2017 Fri 05:33 AM 0.5 L
11/24/2017 Fri 11:48 AM 2.7 H
11/24/2017 Fri 06:27 PM 0.5 L
11/25/2017 Sat 12:18 AM 2.2 H
11/25/2017 Sat 06:22 AM 0.6 L
11/25/2017 Sat 12:36 PM 2.6 H
11/25/2017 Sat 07:15 PM 0.5 L

Pelican Harbour Tides    More Bahamas Tide Stations

GULF STREAM CROSSING CONDITIONS TO SOUTH FLORIDA (Updated in real time from NOAA) TOP

       
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 20nm to 60nm:

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

AMZ575-232300-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-
355 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

TODAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. Chance of showers in the morning, then
showers likely in the afternoon. Slight chance of thunderstorms.
TONIGHT
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a dominant period
9 seconds. Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Chance of showers.

SATURDAY
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Slight
chance of showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet.
Slight chance of showers.

SUNDAY
North winds 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

MONDAY
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Slight chance of showers.

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Passage conditions: (Updated by 9 AM),
Wednesday, November 21, 2017


Sea of Abaco: Buddy @ Calypso Pointe reports calm.
Whale Cay: Sun Dog reports 2’swell every 10-15 seconds but very gentle, small chop on top. Good day to go through.
North Man-O-War: Buddy at Calypso Pointe reports 2-3’ swell with small chop on top.
South Man-O-War : Nothing heard
Tilloo Cut: Nothing heard.
Little Harbour: Brian @ Done Rovin reports lot’s of swells and lots of white water, not a rage, be VERY careful. South Sea of Abaco is lumpy with no white caps.
North Bar: Nothing heard.

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 Susan and Jill

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TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK from NOAA - TOP

Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
100 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

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

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

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Listen in on SSB(phone) 7.238 SSB 7:45am, CW 7.047 7am , SSB 14.300 about eighteen hours a day and is always available for emergency assistance. File your Float plan and position reports.

 * Some web site references used:
  WUnderground.com     NOAA: NWS Marine Forecast   Caribbean Sea Offshore Waters Forecast
   Miami Radar Link    Melbourne Radar Link    SE Radar Loop

*** Tide info: NOAA - All times are listed in Local Standard Time(LST) or, Local Daylight Time (LDT), All heights are in feet referenced to Mean Lower Low Water
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