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Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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*** Tropical Hurricane Graphics Below ***
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLANTIC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS  439 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016  

SYNOPSIS......
 A COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM 31N70W TO GRAND BAHAMA  ISLAND WHERE IT DISSIPATES AS A STATIONARY FRONT TO OVER SOUTH  FLORIDA JUST EAST OF NAPLES WILL REACH FROM 31N68W TO 29N70W WHERE  IT WILL BECOME A FRONTAL TROUGH TO THE CENTRAL BAHAMAS TUE NIGHT...AND  A FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 31N65W TO THE SE BAHAMAS WED NIGHT...WHERE  IT WILL BRIEFLY STALL BEFORE SHIFTING WESTWARD THU AND FRI. MAINLY  GENTLE TO MODERATE WINDS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH WED NIGHT. THEN...  EXPECT MODERATE TO FRESH WINDS ACROSS THE NW AND NORTH-CENTRAL  WATERS THU THROUGH FRI NIGHT AS A LOW PRES MAY FORM ALONG THE  TROUGH AXIS.    

*Marine Forecast For Abacos ~ Tuesday, May 24, 2016
partlycloudy   
   Tuesday:     20% Precip.  
   Partly to mostly cloudy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 82F. Winds NE at 10 to 20 mph.
nt_partlycloudy   
   Tuesday Night:     0 % Precip.  
   Partly cloudy skies. Low around 75F. Winds ENE at 10 to 20 mph.
partlycloudy   
   Wednesday:     20% Precip.  
   Some sun in the morning with increasing clouds during the afternoon. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 81F. Winds NE at 15 to 25 mph.
nt_tstorms   
   Wednesday Night:     40% Precip.  
   Partly to mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms developing late at night. Low 74F. Winds ENE at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
chancetstorms   
   Thursday:     50% Precip.  
   Mixed clouds and sun with scattered thunderstorms. High 81F. Winds ENE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
nt_chancerain   
   Thursday Night:     40% Precip.  
   Variable clouds with showers at times, and perhaps a rumble or two of thunder, especially early. Low near 75F. Winds ENE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
chancetstorms   
   Friday:     60% Precip.  
   Partly cloudy with afternoon showers or thunderstorms. High 81F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
nt_chancetstorms   
   Friday Night:     60% Precip.  
   Rain showers in the evening with scattered thunderstorms arriving overnight. Low near 75F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.

2:30:58 AM

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

DATE_DAY_TIME_PRED_FTHIGH_LOW
5/24/2016 Tue 04:55 AM 0.0 L
5/24/2016 Tue 10:39 AM 2.2 H
5/24/2016 Tue 04:45 PM 0.0 L
5/24/2016 Tue 11:00 PM 2.9 H
5/25/2016 Wed 05:35 AM 0.1 L
5/25/2016 Wed 11:21 AM 2.2 H
5/25/2016 Wed 05:26 PM 0.1 L
5/25/2016 Wed 11:42 PM 2.8 H
5/26/2016 Thu 06:18 AM 0.1 L
5/26/2016 Thu 12:06 PM 2.2 H
5/26/2016 Thu 06:12 PM 0.2 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.



AMZ650-670-241615-
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-
356 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION

TODAY
ALONG THE COAST...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
EAST NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. IN THE GULF
STREAM...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN
EXPOSED AREAS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
TONIGHT
EAST NORTHEAST 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 CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST
TO EAST NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST NORTHEAST 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.

THURSDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE
AFTERNOON.

THURSDAY NIGHT
ALONG THE COAST...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
IN THE GULF STREAM...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BECOMING EAST AROUND 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN
EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND
SATURDAY
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

Passage conditions: (Updated by 9 AM)
Monday, May 23, 2016


Water temp is 76 in Abaco. Happy Birthday, Wellington at Pete’s Pub!!

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: Wellington at Pete’s Pub reports LITTLE HARBOUR is "definitely do-able, with SE breeze at 5 knotsl".




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