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Alva Chapman Reef
Monroe County, Florida

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Longitude

25.29445° -80.15167°
25° 17' 40" N 80° 9' 6" W
25° 17.66 N 80° 9.1 W

Depth: 220' Relief: '
Date Reef Deployed: 12/31/78
Reef Materials: Ship Concrete Steel Pipe
Reef Description: Two Concrete Boat Hulls & Dredge Pipe
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Alva Chapman Reef Latitude: 25.29445 Longitude: -80.15167
http://209.34.229.97/bouysniff.php?lat=25.29445&lon=-80.15167
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National Hurricane Center



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ABNT20 KNHC 180526
TWOAT 

Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
200 AM EDT Fri Oct 18 2019

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

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Potential
Tropical Cyclone Sixteen, located over the southwestern Gulf of
Mexico.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...high...90 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...high...90 percent.

&&
Public Advisories on Potential Tropical Cyclone Sixteen are issued
under WMO header WTNT31 KNHC and under AWIPS header MIATCPAT1.
Forecast/Advisories on Sixteen are issued under WMO header
WTNT21 KNHC and under AWIPS header MIATCMAT1.

$$
Forecaster Latto

Marine Forecast for Alva Chapman Reef as requested 06:49:18, Oct 18
NWS Forecast for: 5NM NE Carysfort Reef Light FL
Atlantic Ocean

Issued by: National Weather Service Miami - South Florida
Last Update: 6:01 am EDT Oct 18, 2019



Today: Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SSE 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 1 ft. Dominant period 4 to 6 seconds. Intracoastal waters smooth becoming a light chop.

Tonight: SSE wind 10 to 17 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Dominant period 3 to 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Saturday: S wind 14 to 18 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 2 to 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Saturday Night: S wind 11 to 13 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Sunday: SW wind 7 to 9 kt. A chance of showers, mainly before 2pm. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Sunday Night: SSW wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. A slight chance of showers before 8pm. Seas around 1 ft. Intracoastal waters smooth.

Monday: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft. Intracoastal waters smooth.

Monday Night: E wind 7 to 10 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Tuesday: SE wind 6 to 8 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft. Intracoastal waters a light chop becoming smooth.


Marine Point Forecast: 25.3°N 80.14°W
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

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Hugos April Fool
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Distance: 5.19 miles (4.51 nautical)
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Doc De Milly
Depth: 140 ft. (42.67 m)
Distance: 5.22 miles (4.53 nautical)
Location: 25.367717° -80.13135°
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Jet Fighters
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Distance: 5.28 miles (4.58 nautical)
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Berry Patch
Depth: 150 ft. (45.72 m)
Distance: 5.31 miles (4.61 nautical)
Location: 25.368883° -80.130217°
Heading: NNE (16°)
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Scott Masonchaite
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Distance: 6.58 miles (5.71 nautical)
Location: 25.384767° -80.1183°
Heading: NNE (20°)
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Santa Rita
Depth: 245 ft. (74.68 m)
Distance: 7.42 miles (6.44 nautical)
Location: 25.387517° -80.092333°
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Belcher Barge
Depth: 120 ft. (36.58 m)
Distance: 8.43 miles (7.32 nautical)
Location: 25.412917° -80.1191°
Heading: NNE (15°)
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Almirante
Depth: 125 ft. (38.10 m)
Distance: 8.70 miles (7.55 nautical)
Location: 25.416333° -80.11675°
Heading: NNE (15°)
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Sir Scott
Depth: 220 ft. (67.06 m)
Distance: 16.75 miles (14.54 nautical)
Location: 25.529817° -80.087383°
Heading: NNE (14°)
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Pioneer One
Depth: 215 ft. (65.53 m)
Distance: 16.95 miles (14.72 nautical)
Location: 25.531983° -80.0839°
Heading: NNE (15°)
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Tide Predictions near Alva Chapman Reef


Carysfort Reef Florida
Distance: 6.27 miles (5.45 nautical)
Location: 25.2217° -80.2117° SW (220°)

Ocean Reef Harbor Key Largo Florida
Distance: 8.09 miles (7.02 nautical)
Location: 25.31° -80.28° W (278°)

Christmas Point Elliott Key Florida
Distance: 8.31 miles (7.22 nautical)
Location: 25.3917° -80.23° NW (322°)

Adams Key south end Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 8.71 miles (7.56 nautical)
Location: 25.3967° -80.2333° NW (323°)

Totten Key west side Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 8.75 miles (7.60 nautical)
Location: 25.3783° -80.2567° NW (310°)

Billys Point south of Elliott Key Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 9.09 miles (7.89 nautical)
Location: 25.415° -80.21° NNW (335°)

Pumpkin Key south end Card Sound Florida
Distance: 9.09 miles (7.90 nautical)
Location: 25.325° -80.2933° WNW (283°)

Wednesday Point Key Largo Card Sound Florida
Distance: 9.22 miles (8.01 nautical)
Location: 25.31° -80.2983° W (277°)

East Arsenicker Card Sound Florida
Distance: 10.30 miles (8.95 nautical)
Location: 25.3733° -80.2917° WNW (301°)

Elliott Key Harbor Elliott Key Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 11.33 miles (9.84 nautical)
Location: 25.4533° -80.1967° NNW (345°)

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