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26°46'N 80°3'W

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Current Conditions
Overcast
80°F
Feels like: 84°F
Wind Chill: 80°F Ceiling: 3200ft
Heat Index: 84°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 72°F Wind: 18mph
Humidity: 76% Direction: 120° (ESE)
Pressure: 30.08" Gusts: -
Reported: 49 minutes 57 seconds ago
May 20, 2018 2:00 pm EST
Location: 26.613N 80.034W or 9 nautical miles S of search location of 26.77N 80.0517W.
Wind Direction: SE (140°)
Wind Speed: 16 knots
Wind Gust: 18 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.10 in (1019.4 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.02 in (-0.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 79°F (25.9°C)
Dew Point: 76°F (24.7°C)
Water Temperature: 78°F (25.4°C)
May 20, 2018 18:00 UTC
Location: 26.4N 79.8W or 26 nautical miles SSE of search location of 26.77N 80.0517W.
Wind Direction: ESE (110°)
Wind Speed: 20 knots
Significant Wave Height: 3 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 3.0 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.11 in (1019.8 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.01 in (+0.3 mb)
Air Temperature: 79°F (26.0°C)
Dew Point: 68°F (19.9°C)
Water Temperature: 81°F (27.0°C)
Visibility: 11 nmi
May 20, 2018 2:00 pm EST
Location: 26.086N 80.116W or 41 nautical miles S of search location of 26.77N 80.0517W.
Wind Direction: E (100°)
Wind Speed: 17 knots
Wind Gust: 21 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.05 in (1017.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.03 in (-0.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 79°F (26.2°C)
Sunday, May 20
6:29am / 8:03pm 11:39am / 12:29am
Thunderstorms
82°
76°
Day: Generally cloudy. High 82F. Winds SE at 15 to 25 mph.
Night: Thunderstorms likely. Low 76F. Winds SE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
Monday, May 21
6:29am / 8:03pm 12:42pm / 1:20am
Thunderstorms
78°
75°
Day: Thunderstorms likely. High 78F. Winds SE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 90%.
Night: Scattered thunderstorms in the evening, then variable clouds overnight with more showers at times. Low around 75F. Winds ESE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Tuesday, May 22
6:29am / 8:04pm 1:44pm / 2:06am
Scattered Thunderstorms
80°
76°
Scattered thunderstorms possible. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 70s.
Wednesday, May 23
6:28am / 8:04pm 2:43pm / 2:47am
Isolated Thunderstorms
80°
75°
Isolated thunderstorms. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 70s.
Thursday, May 24
6:28am / 8:05pm 3:42pm / 3:27am
AM Thunderstorms
80°
75°
Thunderstorms early. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 70s.
Friday, May 25
6:28am / 8:05pm 4:38pm / 4:03am
Scattered Thunderstorms
79°
76°
A few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 70s.
Saturday, May 26
6:27am / 8:06pm 5:34pm / 4:40am
Thunderstorms
80°
76°
Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 70s.
Sunday, May 27
6:27am / 8:07pm 6:29pm / 5:18am
Scattered Thunderstorms
83°
76°
Scattered thunderstorms possible. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 70s.
Monday, May 28
6:27am / 8:07pm 7:25pm / 5:56am
Scattered Thunderstorms
83°
76°
Scattered thunderstorms. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 70s.
Tuesday, May 29
6:26am / 8:08pm 8:18pm / 6:36am
Scattered Thunderstorms
82°
76°
Scattered thunderstorms possible. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 70s.
Wind Forecast
Day SundayMondayTuesday
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Marine Forecast
Synopsis: Widespread showers and a few thunderstorms are forecast through Monday, with locally hazardous winds, higher waves, and frequent lightning all possible with the stronger activity. Southeast wind of 15 knots are expected across the waters through early week, approaching 20 knots on Atlantic waters at times.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...Southeast wind of near 20 knots.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of May 19, 2018 at 1200 UTC...

4 nautical miles east southeast of Fowey Rocks. 9 nautical miles east northeast of Port Everglades. 9 nautical miles east southeast of Lake Worth. 14 nautical miles east southeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.
This Afternoon
SE wind around 11 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Seas 1 ft or less. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Tonight
ESE wind 7 to 10 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Seas 1 ft or less. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Monday
SE wind 10 to 12 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Seas 1 ft or less. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Monday Night
ESE wind around 9 kt. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Tuesday
SE wind around 11 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Tuesday Night
SE wind around 8 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less. Intracoastal waters a light chop becoming smooth.
Wednesday
SE wind around 7 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Seas 1 ft or less. Intracoastal waters smooth.
Wednesday Night
SE wind around 6 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less. Intracoastal waters smooth.
Thursday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SE 5 to 9 kt in the afternoon. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Seas around 2 ft. Intracoastal waters smooth becoming a light chop.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.