BarometerBob.org ~ Abaco's Current Forecast    
Friday, April 28, 2017
( Marsh Harbour 26.54N, -77.06W )

Tides   Passage conditions   NOAA Outlook   Wind & Wave Height    Radar   Refresh Page   

NOAA Hurricane Center    [ Mobile Website ]    Forecast Only    Support Barometer Bob

Abaco Cruiser's Net at 8:15 AM channel 68 VHF     Recorded Audio
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLANTIC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS  419 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017  

SYNOPSIS......
 RIDGING WILL PERSIST ALONG ROUGHLY 28N THROUGH SUN.  SE TO S WINDS WILL INCREASE BETWEEN NE FLORIDA AND THE BAHAMAS MON  AND MON NIGHT AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE W. THE FRONT  WILL MOVE OFF THE NE FLORIDA COAST TUE AND EXTEND FROM 31N72W TO  NEAR JUPITER FLORIDA LATE TUE NIGHT.    

*Marine Forecast For Abacos ~ Friday, April 28, 2017
clear   
   Friday:     10% Precip.  
   Partly cloudy. High near 85F. Winds ESE at 10 to 15 mph.
nt_partlycloudy   
   Friday Night:     20% Precip.  
   A few clouds. Low 74F. Winds E at 10 to 15 mph.
partlycloudy   
   Saturday:     20% Precip.  
   Partly cloudy skies. High 84F. Winds E at 10 to 20 mph.
nt_clear   
   Saturday Night:     10% Precip.  
   Clear skies. Low 74F. Winds E at 10 to 20 mph.
clear   
   Sunday:     20% Precip.  
   Mostly sunny skies. High near 85F. Winds E at 10 to 20 mph.
nt_partlycloudy   
   Sunday Night:     10% Precip.  
   Partly cloudy. Low 74F. Winds ESE at 10 to 20 mph.
clear   
   Monday:     10% Precip.  
   Sun and a few passing clouds. High around 85F. Winds SE at 10 to 20 mph.
nt_clear   
   Monday Night:     10% Precip.  
   Clear skies. Low 74F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph.

2:30:25 AM

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

DATE_DAY_TIME_PRED_FTHIGH_LOW
4/28/2017 Fri 04:33 AM -0.6 L
4/28/2017 Fri 10:23 AM 2.8 H
4/28/2017 Fri 04:38 PM -0.7 L
4/28/2017 Fri 10:53 PM 3.5 H
4/29/2017 Sat 05:26 AM -0.5 L
4/29/2017 Sat 11:17 AM 2.7 H
4/29/2017 Sat 05:30 PM -0.6 L
4/29/2017 Sat 11:47 PM 3.4 H
4/30/2017 Sun 06:22 AM -0.4 L
4/30/2017 Sun 12:13 PM 2.6 H
4/30/2017 Sun 06:27 PM -0.4 L

Pelican Harbour Tides    More Bahamas Tide Stations

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

       
JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH 20nm to 60nm:

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



AMZ650-670-281530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL OUT
20 NM-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
307 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

TODAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
TONIGHT
WINDS EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

SATURDAY
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUNDAY
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
WINDS SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED
AREAS.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

Passage conditions: (Updated by 9 AM)
Thursday, April 27, 2017


Sea of Abaco conditions: Buddy @ Calypso Pointe reports light wind chop, good day to get around.
Whale Cay: Segway reports 2-3’ roll with a gentle ripple on top, you wont spill your coffee.
North Man-O-War: Buddy @ Calypso Pointe reports a 2’ gentle roll with a light wind chop on top.
South Man-O-War: Nothing heard.
Tilloo Cut: Nothing heard.
North Bar: Nothing heard.
Little Harbour: Brian at Done Rovin’ reports no white water just a few rollers, very doable. South Sea of Abaco has no white water, overcast, SE wind at 10 mph, lots of boats anchored at Lynyard Cay.
You a the captain of your vessel, so the decision will be yours alone.
Updates thanks to Susan M and Jill P.

TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK from NOAA - See you next season **** TOP

Barometer Lines
AIS ships crossing your path: NEW: Abaco Chart Long and Lat finder.
AIS-B transponders now available for pleasure craft. Your friends can watch you cross....
VOLUNTEER AIS STATIONS NEEDED IN BAHAMAS, HIT THESE LINKS FOR MORE INFO.
AIS:Cover your area


  Sources for Wind & Significant Wave Height & Direction Graphics:
   Wind/Wave Height Forcast         WaveWatch III forcast       Wind - Marsh Harbour
        Wind - Rocky Point, Green Turtle         Wind Predictions - Sailflow
Links: NOAA Ocean Prediction Center     Fax symbols Fax symbols2
Naval Oceanography Portal     NOAA      Altamaha sound to Flagler beach             Flagler to Volusia     Buoy's within 200 nm     LON LAT Distance Calculator     Twilight Sunrise Calendar     FBO & Flight Services info
Get Free NOAA Charts and a Free chart reader to plot your trip on your PC. Chart Viewer

Emergency Preparedness Suggestions
Shortwave: Waterway Radio and Cruising Club WaterwayRadio.net
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
**** Provided by NOAA - Automatic update in Real-Time. Multiple - updates a day.



Weather Around MH | Tides | Passage conditions | NOAA Outlook | TOP
Send us your Abaco Webcam URL. ~ Automation and parsing provided by
PlumSystems.com  Email Barometer Bob



Help Support the BarometerBob or CruisersNet Websites

We are hoping there are some generous people out there who enjoy utilizing this website.  Please give even a small amount to help us continue to maintain and further enhance the BarometerBob website.  
The Blue Button is for PayPal or a Credit/Debit card.
Checks can be sent for BarometerBob or CruisersNet, address available here: Support BBob & Cruisers net.