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Monday, October 22, 2018
( Marsh Harbour 26.54N, -77.06W )

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SYNOPSIS for the SW N Atlantic including the Bahamas  359 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018  

SYNOPSIS......
 A cold front extending from 27N65W to the Florida  Straits will become stationary along 26N tonight. Fresh to strong  winds and seas to 9 ft are expected in the wake of the front. The  front will weaken Tue through early Thu and allow winds and seas  to decrease. The pressure gradient between high pressure over the  NE United States and low pressure tracking NE from the SE United  States will cause winds and seas E of NE Florida to increase Thu  and Fri.    

*Marine Forecast For Abacos ~ Monday, October 22, 2018
partlycloudy   
   Monday:     10% Precip.  
   Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the mid 70s.
nt_partlycloudy   
   Monday Night:     10% Precip.  
   Considerable clouds this evening. Some decrease in clouds late. Low around 75F. Winds ENE at 10 to 20 mph.
mostlycloudy   
   Tuesday:     20% Precip.  
   Mostly cloudy. High 83F. Winds E at 10 to 15 mph.
nt_partlycloudy   
   Tuesday Night:     10% Precip.  
   Partly cloudy. Low around 75F. Winds light and variable.
chancerain   
   Wednesday:     40% Precip.  
   Cloudy with occasional showers. High 83F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.
nt_partlycloudy   
   Wednesday Night:     20% Precip.  
   A few clouds from time to time. Low 74F. Winds light and variable.
mostlycloudy   
   Thursday:     20% Precip.  
   Mostly cloudy. High 84F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph.
nt_partlycloudy   
   Thursday Night:     20% Precip.  
   Considerable clouds early. Some decrease in clouds late. Low near 75F. Winds light and variable.

3:00:24 PM

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NOAA TIDES Pelican Harbor, Abaco. 26° 23'N -76° 58'W *** TOP
All tides times are in Eastern Standard Time - (When in daylight saving time ADD one hour - APX Mar 11th to Nov. 4th)

DATE_DAY_TIME_PRED_FTHIGH_LOW
10/22/2018 Mon 12:13 AM 0.44  L
10/22/2018 Mon 06:15 AM 2.99  H
10/22/2018 Mon 12:35 PM 0.45  L
10/22/2018 Mon 06:31 PM 2.97  H
10/23/2018 Tue 12:50 AM 0.29  L
10/23/2018 Tue 06:55 AM 3.16  H
10/23/2018 Tue 01:17 PM 0.32  L
10/23/2018 Tue 07:11 PM 3.00  H
10/24/2018 Wed 01:27 AM 0.17  L
10/24/2018 Wed 07:34 AM 3.31  H
10/24/2018 Wed 01:59 PM 0.21  L
10/24/2018 Wed 07:50 PM 3.00  H

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:

AMZ575-230900-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-
1008 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

OVERNIGHT
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 7 seconds. Slight chance of showers.

TUESDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with a
dominant period 7 seconds. Slight chance of showers.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 5 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with a
dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers.

WEDNESDAY
North winds 5 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Chance of
showers.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
Slight chance of showers.

THURSDAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Chance of showers.

THURSDAY NIGHT
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest
10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Chance of
showers.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 feet. Scattered showers
and slight chance of thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Chance of showers.

SATURDAY
West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Chance
of showers.

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Passage conditions: (Updated by 9 AM)
Monday, October 22, 2018




Sea of Abaco: Nothing heard.
Whale Cay: Nothing heard.
North Man-O-War: Nothing heard.
South Man-O-War : Nothing heard.
Tilloo Cut: Nothing heard.
North Bar: Nothing Heard.
Little Harbour: Nothing heard.

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TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK from NOAA - Updated real time **** TOP   Hurricane models key Codes

TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK from NOAA - TOP

Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
200 AM EDT Tue Oct 23 2018

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

A broad area of low pressure is expected to form in a couple of
days several hundred miles east-northeast of the northern Leeward
Islands.  Some tropical or subtropical development of this system is
possible by the weekend while it meanders over the central Atlantic
Ocean.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...low...20 percent.

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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:
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   Miami Radar Link    Melbourne Radar Link    SE Radar Loop

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