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County Site 3 Reefex 8 Reef Latitude: 30.35563 Longitude: -86.42388




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County Site 3 Reefex 8 Reef
Okaloosa County, Florida



30.35563° -86.42388°
30° 21' 20" N 86° 25' 26" W
30° 21.33 N 86° 25.43 W

Depth: 69' Relief: 12'
Date Reef Deployed: 12/19/94
Reef Materials: Army Tank M-60 #8
Reef Description: Reef-Ex Tank #8 -Destin
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of County Site 3 Reefex 8 Reef Latitude: 30.35563 Longitude: -86.42388
Observations : National Data Buoy Center
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National Hurricane Center

ABNT20 KNHC 191739

Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
200 PM EDT Thu Sep 19 2019

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

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Hurricane
Humberto, located several hundred miles northeast of Bermuda,
and on recently upgraded Hurricane Jerry, located several hundred
miles east of the Leeward Islands.

A tropical wave located about 1000 miles west of the Cabo Verde
Islands continues to produce disorganized cloudiness and showers.
Some development of this system is possible while the system
approaches the Windward Islands this weekend or when it moves across
the eastern Caribbean Sea early next week.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...10 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...low...30 percent.

An elongated area of low pressure associated with a tropical wave is
located just south of Hispaniola. Although upper-level winds are not
conducive for significant development, this system is producing
persistent showers and thunderstorms. Some slight development is
possible during the next day or two as long as the system remains
over water. Regardless of development, locally heavy rainfall is
possible over portions of the Greater Antilles during the next few
days while the disturbance moves slowly northwestward or
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...10 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...low...10 percent.

A tropical wave is forecast to move off the west coast of Africa in
a few days. Environmental conditions are expected to be conducive
for development thereafter and a tropical depression could form
early next week while the system moves westward over the far eastern
tropical Atlantic.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...medium...40 percent.

Forecaster Zelinsky

Marine Forecast for County Site 3 Reefex 8 Reef as requested 18:59:08, Sep 19
NWS Forecast for: 4NM SE Destin FL
Gulf of Mexico

Issued by: National Weather Service Mobile, AL
Last Update: 3:53 pm CDT Sep 19, 2019

Tonight: E wind 10 to 15 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Friday: E wind 10 to 15 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 3 ft.

Friday Night: E wind 10 to 15 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Saturday: E wind 10 to 15 kt. Sunny. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Saturday Night: E wind 5 to 10 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 3 ft.

Sunday: E wind around 10 kt. Sunny. Seas around 3 ft.

Sunday Night: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Monday: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft.

Monday Night: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft.

Marine Point Forecast: 30.36°N 86.43°W
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Visit your local NWS office at: https://www.weather.gov/mob

Popular artificial reefs near County Site 3 Reefex 8 Reef

County Site 3 Reefex 9
Depth: 69 ft. (21.03 m)
Distance: 0.09 miles (0.08 nautical)
Location: 30.35545° -86.4224°
Heading: ESE (104°)
Okaloosa County

Miss Louise
Depth: 58 ft. (17.68 m)
Distance: 1.10 miles (0.95 nautical)
Location: 30.371433° -86.421933°
Heading: N (4°)
Okaloosa County

Walton Hopper Barge
Depth: 77 ft. (23.47 m)
Distance: 3.16 miles (2.74 nautical)
Location: 30.3281° -86.38165°
Heading: SE (145°)
Walton County

Air Force Barge
Depth: 68 ft. (20.73 m)
Distance: 4.12 miles (3.58 nautical)
Location: 30.35415° -86.493017°
Heading: W (266°)
Okaloosa County

County Site 2 Reefex 7
Depth: 65 ft. (19.81 m)
Distance: 4.24 miles (3.68 nautical)
Location: 30.358617° -86.494833°
Heading: W (273°)
Okaloosa County

Eglin Reef 1
Depth: 94 ft. (28.65 m)
Distance: 6.64 miles (5.76 nautical)
Location: 30.265283° -86.386°
Heading: S (170°)
Okaloosa County

Mv Janet Fish Haven 6
Depth: 93 ft. (28.35 m)
Distance: 6.74 miles (5.85 nautical)
Location: 30.264° -86.385083°
Heading: S (170°)
Okaloosa County

County Site 1 Reefex 6
Depth: 60 ft. (18.29 m)
Distance: 8.64 miles (7.50 nautical)
Location: 30.366817° -86.5682°
Heading: W (275°)
Okaloosa County

Brown Barge
Depth: 80 ft. (24.38 m)
Distance: 9.56 miles (8.30 nautical)
Location: 30.356233° -86.584267°
Heading: W (266°)
Okaloosa County

County Site 1 Reefex 5
Depth: 60 ft. (18.29 m)
Distance: 9.63 miles (8.37 nautical)
Location: 30.36655° -86.584967°
Heading: W (274°)
Okaloosa County


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Solunar Data

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Tide Predictions near County Site 3 Reefex 8 Reef

East Pass (Destin) Choctawhatchee Bay Florida
Distance: 5.98 miles (5.20 nautical)
Location: 30.395° -86.5133° NW (309°)

Shalimar Garnier Bayou Choctawhatchee Bay Florida
Distance: 11.15 miles (9.68 nautical)
Location: 30.435° -86.5867° NW (309°)

Harris The Narrows Florida
Distance: 18.70 miles (16.24 nautical)
Location: 30.4° -86.7333° W (278°)

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