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O Tower Reef Latitude: 29.53667 Longitude: -84.6178




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O Tower Reef
Franklin County, Florida



29.53667° -84.6178°
29° 32' 12" N 84° 37' 4" W
29° 32.2 N 84° 37.06 W

Depth: 70' Relief: '
Date Reef Deployed: 12/31/77
Reef Materials: Barge Steel Steel Tower
Reef Description: Navigational Tower 100 Ft. Above Water Sitting In A Barge
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of O Tower Reef Latitude: 29.53667 Longitude: -84.6178
Observations : National Data Buoy Center
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National Hurricane Center

ABNT20 KNHC 210526

Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
100 AM EST Thu Nov 21 2019

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

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical
Storm Sebastien, located a few hundred miles north-northeast of
the northern Leeward Islands.

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

Forecaster Cangialosi

Marine Forecast for O Tower Reef as requested 02:43:05, Nov 21
NWS Forecast for: 16NM ESE Buckeye Reef FL
Gulf of Mexico

Issued by: National Weather Service Tallahassee, FL
Last Update: 2:16 am EST Nov 21, 2019

Overnight: E wind around 15 kt. Clear. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds.

Thursday: E wind 5 to 10 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds.

Thursday Night: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft. Dominant period 3 to 4 seconds.

Friday: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly sunny. Seas around 1 ft. Dominant period 3 to 4 seconds.

Friday Night: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.

Saturday: S wind around 10 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

Saturday Night: SW wind around 15 kt becoming NNW after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Seas around 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft.

Sunday: NW wind 10 to 15 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 2 to 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft.

Sunday Night: N wind around 10 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

Marine Point Forecast: 29.54°N 84.63°W
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

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Popular artificial reefs near O Tower Reef

Otower Barge Aka Carrabelle Reef Barge
Depth: 74 ft. (22.56 m)
Distance: 0.28 miles (0.24 nautical)
Location: 29.53315° -84.62°
Heading: S (191°)
Franklin County

Yamaha Reef
Depth: 85 ft. (25.91 m)
Distance: 5.45 miles (4.73 nautical)
Location: 29.573667° -84.537667°
Heading: NNE (30°)
Franklin County

One More Time
Depth: 36 ft. (10.97 m)
Distance: 11.70 miles (10.16 nautical)
Location: 29.70595° -84.6237°
Heading: N (360°)
Franklin County

Bryson Memorial Reef
Depth: 75 ft. (22.86 m)
Distance: 12.61 miles (10.95 nautical)
Location: 29.520733° -84.408767°
Heading: E (98°)
Franklin County

Bryson Memorial Reef Atlas
Depth: 79 ft. (24.08 m)
Distance: 12.61 miles (10.95 nautical)
Location: 29.522117° -84.408717°
Heading: E (97°)
Franklin County

Apalachicola City
Depth: 80 ft. (24.38 m)
Distance: 14.37 miles (12.48 nautical)
Location: 29.4593° -84.83965°
Heading: SW (230°)
Franklin County

S Tower
Depth: 105 ft. (32.00 m)
Distance: 16.40 miles (14.24 nautical)
Location: 29.299333° -84.610917°
Heading: S (179°)
Franklin County

Exxon Template
Depth: 106 ft. (32.31 m)
Distance: 16.68 miles (14.48 nautical)
Location: 29.295333° -84.613733°
Heading: S (179°)
Franklin County

C Tower
Depth: 25 ft. (7.62 m)
Distance: 17.10 miles (14.85 nautical)
Location: 29.403833° -84.857667°
Heading: SW (220°)
Franklin County

K Tower
Depth: 60 ft. (18.29 m)
Distance: 17.41 miles (15.12 nautical)
Location: 29.6661° -84.3692°
Heading: NNE (18°)
Franklin County


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Solunar Data

Sun & Moon Data : U.S. Naval Observatory

Tide Predictions near O Tower Reef

St George Island East End St George Sound Florida
Distance: 14.50 miles (12.60 nautical)
Location: 29.6867° -84.7867° N (350°)

St George Island Rattlesnake Cove St George Sound Florida
Distance: 14.96 miles (12.99 nautical)
Location: 29.6917° -84.7917° N (350°)

Dog Island west end St George Sound Florida
Distance: 17.29 miles (15.02 nautical)
Location: 29.7833° -84.6667° N (359°)

St George Island 12th St W (Bayside) St George Sound Florida
Distance: 18.67 miles (16.22 nautical)
Location: 29.65° -84.9° NNW (336°)

Cat Point Apalachicola Bay Florida
Distance: 20.22 miles (17.56 nautical)
Location: 29.7167° -84.8833° N (350°)

St George Island Sikes Cut St George Sound Florida
Distance: 21.13 miles (18.35 nautical)
Location: 29.6133° -84.9583° NW (319°)

Carrabelle Carrabelle River St George Sound Florida
Distance: 21.85 miles (18.97 nautical)
Location: 29.85° -84.6667° N (360°)

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