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:
Short Term Forecast
Hazardous Weather Outlook
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-
953 AM EDT Thu Apr 25 2019
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
4 feet with a dominant period 10 seconds. Chance of sprinkles in
South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 10 seconds. Slight chance of showers after
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
West winds 15 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Chance of showers in
the evening, then slight chance of showers after midnight.
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
East winds 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Slight chance
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Slight chance
Passage conditions: (Updated @ 8:45am)
Thursday, Apr. 25 2019
Overturned small catamaran hull reported 8 miles off Little Harbor yesterday, drifting up from St. Martin in Caribbean. Be cautious transiting offshore waters for this debris.
Sea of Abaco: Rose Bud reports seas are flat calm, some tiny ripples.
South Sea of Abaco: Gordie @ Cigatoo reports paddleboard conditions, maybe a little bumpy further out.
Whale Cay: Vessel 2mi. south of Whale Cay reports calm conditions, cut should be doable.
North Man-O-War: Nothing heard.
South Man-O-War: Nothing heard.
Tilloo: Beachgoer reports a few fishing boats went out easily and can see 3’ swells outside the cut.
North Bar: Nothing heard.
Little Harbour: Gordie @ Cigatoo reports light breeze, SSE winds 6-10mph. 75F, 74% humidity, Dew Point 66, Barometer 30.06". LH Cut does show some white water N of S end, 4’ swells ev 10sec. Rocky & rolly but safe for passage.ear coastal. E swell offshore, likely last good day for southbound passage but into light headwind. Fishing best 6:38-8:38pm.
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.
Updated by Lorraine M on SV Scaramouche
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