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Helens Barges Reef
Lee County, Florida

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26.63222° -82.28602°
26° 37' 56" N 82° 17' 9" W
26° 37.93 N 82° 17.15 W

Depth: 30' Relief: 6'
Date Reef Deployed: 6/21/01
Reef Materials: Barge Steel (60') Barge Steel 42'
Reef Description: Two Steel Barges
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Helens Barges Reef Latitude: 26.63222 Longitude: -82.28602
http://209.34.229.97/bouysniff.php?lat=26.63222&lon=-82.28602
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National Hurricane Center



859 
ABNT20 KNHC 171104
TWOAT 

Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
800 AM EDT Wed Jul 17 2019

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

The Weather Prediction Center is issuing advisories on Post-Tropical
Cyclone Barry, located over Indiana.

Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 5 days.

&&

Public advisories on Barry from the Weather Prediction Center can be
found under AWIPS header TCPAT2, WMO header WTNT32 KWNH, and on the
web at http://www.wpc.ncep.noaa.gov

$$
Forecaster Stewart


Marine Forecast for Helens Barges Reef as requested 10:23:08, Jul 17
NWS Forecast for: 7NM S Boca Grande FL
Gulf of Mexico

Issued by: National Weather Service Tampa Bay, FL
Last Update: 8:04 am EDT Jul 17, 2019

Today: SSE wind around 6 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Seas around 1 ft.

Tonight: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Seas 1 ft or less.

Thursday: Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming WSW around 6 kt in the afternoon. Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Seas 1 ft or less.

Thursday Night: WNW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Seas 1 ft or less.

Friday: ESE wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Seas 1 ft or less.

Friday Night: NW wind around 6 kt becoming ESE after midnight. Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Seas 1 ft or less.

Saturday: SE wind 5 to 7 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the afternoon. Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Seas 1 ft or less.

Saturday Night: E wind around 6 kt. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.

Sunday: ESE wind 5 to 7 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.


Marine Point Forecast: 26.64°N 82.29°W
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

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Popular artificial reefs near Helens Barges Reef


Redfish Pass Reef 2
Depth: 24 ft. (7.32 m)
Distance: 5.76 miles (5.00 nautical)
Location: 26.558317° -82.2428°
Heading: S (175°)
Lee County

Redfish Pass Reef 1
Depth: 26 ft. (7.92 m)
Distance: 5.80 miles (5.03 nautical)
Location: 26.560883° -82.23665°
Heading: S (174°)
Lee County

Power Pole Reef
Depth: 45 ft. (13.72 m)
Distance: 6.48 miles (5.63 nautical)
Location: 26.682617° -82.3745°
Heading: N (358°)
Lee County

Wildmans Reef
Depth: 36 ft. (10.97 m)
Distance: 7.78 miles (6.76 nautical)
Location: 26.519617° -82.2841°
Heading: S (180°)
Lee County

Paces Place Barge Reef
Depth: 34 ft. (10.36 m)
Distance: 7.79 miles (6.77 nautical)
Location: 26.519483° -82.282533°
Heading: S (180°)
Lee County

Shirley D Shrimp Boat
Depth: 60 ft. (18.29 m)
Distance: 9.77 miles (8.49 nautical)
Location: 26.548983° -82.413933°
Heading: SSW (193°)
Lee County

Vixen Wreck
Depth: 60 ft. (18.29 m)
Distance: 9.81 miles (8.52 nautical)
Location: 26.5473° -82.413217°
Heading: SSW (193°)
Lee County

Shermans Reef Barge
Depth: 60 ft. (18.29 m)
Distance: 9.89 miles (8.59 nautical)
Location: 26.54795° -82.415517°
Heading: SSW (194°)
Lee County

Danger Reef
Depth: 12 ft. (3.66 m)
Distance: 10.73 miles (9.31 nautical)
Location: 26.759233° -82.186117°
Heading: N (3°)
Charlotte County

Tremblay Reef Barge
Depth: 42 ft. (12.80 m)
Distance: 13.33 miles (11.57 nautical)
Location: 26.806917° -82.377517°
Heading: N (357°)
Charlotte County

 

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Tide Predictions near Helens Barges Reef


Port Boca Grande Charlotte Harbor Florida
Distance: 6.25 miles (5.42 nautical)
Location: 26.7167° -82.25° N (0°)

Redfish Pass Captiva Island (north end) Florida
Distance: 7.78 miles (6.76 nautical)
Location: 26.55° -82.2° S (171°)

Pineland Pine Island Florida
Distance: 8.73 miles (7.58 nautical)
Location: 26.6667° -82.15° N (8°)

Captiva Island Pine Island Sound Florida
Distance: 10.20 miles (8.86 nautical)
Location: 26.5167° -82.1833° S (171°)

Captiva Island (outside) Florida
Distance: 12.09 miles (10.50 nautical)
Location: 26.4833° -82.1833° S (171°)

Matlacha Pass (bascule bridge) Florida
Distance: 13.55 miles (11.76 nautical)
Location: 26.6333° -82.0667° E (80°)

Tropical Homesites Landing Pine Island Florida
Distance: 13.75 miles (11.94 nautical)
Location: 26.55° -82.0833° SSE (159°)

Placida Gasparilla Sound Florida
Distance: 13.94 miles (12.11 nautical)
Location: 26.8333° -82.2667° N (1°)

Galt Island Pine Island Sound Florida
Distance: 13.99 miles (12.15 nautical)
Location: 26.5167° -82.1° SSE (163°)

St James City Pine Island Florida
Distance: 15.50 miles (13.46 nautical)
Location: 26.5° -82.0833° SSE (162°)

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