Saddlebunch Keys, Channel No. 5 Weather

24°37'N 81°37'W

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Current Conditions
Broken Clouds
65°F
Feels like: 65°F
Wind Chill: 65°F Ceiling: 5000ft
Heat Index: 65°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 57°F Wind: 10mph
Humidity: 75% Direction: 40° (NE)
Pressure: 30.24" Gusts: -
Reported: 1 hour 21 minutes ago
December 11, 2018 8:48 am EST
Location: 24.556N 81.808W or 11 nautical miles WSW of search location of 24.6117N 81.6233W.
Wind Direction: N (350°)
Wind Speed: 12 knots
Wind Gust: 14 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.26 in (1024.7 mb)
Water Temperature: 75°F (23.8°C)
December 11, 2018 8:50 am EST
Location: 24.456N 81.877W or 17 nautical miles SW of search location of 24.6117N 81.6233W.
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.26 in (1024.6 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.08 in (+2.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 67°F (19.4°C)
Dew Point: 55°F (12.6°C)
December 11, 2018 8:50 am EST
Location: 24.628N 81.109W or 28 nautical miles E of search location of 24.6117N 81.6233W.
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.25 in (1024.3 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.09 in (+2.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 62°F (16.9°C)
Dew Point: 54°F (12.1°C)
Tuesday, December 11
7:00am / 5:39pm 10:24am / 9:32pm
Partly Cloudy
69°
60°
Day: Considerable clouds this morning. Some decrease in clouds later in the day. High 69F. Winds N at 15 to 25 mph.
Night: A clear sky. Low near 60F. Winds NNE at 10 to 20 mph.
Wednesday, December 12
7:01am / 5:39pm 11:05am / 10:24pm
Partly Cloudy
73°
69°
Day: Partly cloudy. High 73F. Winds NE at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: Considerable cloudiness. Low 69F. Winds ESE at 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday, December 13
7:02am / 5:39pm 11:43am / 11:15pm
Partly Cloudy
81°
74°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 70s.
Friday, December 14
7:02am / 5:40pm 12:19pm / 12:01am
Thunderstorms
81°
71°
Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Saturday, December 15
7:03am / 5:40pm 12:54pm / 12:06am
PM Showers
77°
69°
Afternoon showers. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Sunday, December 16
7:03am / 5:41pm 1:28pm / 12:58am
Mostly Sunny
75°
67°
A few clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Monday, December 17
7:04am / 5:41pm 2:04pm / 1:50am
Partly Cloudy
74°
67°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Tuesday, December 18
7:04am / 5:41pm 2:42pm / 2:45am
Mostly Sunny
73°
69°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Wednesday, December 19
7:05am / 5:42pm 3:22pm / 3:42am
Sunny
77°
72°
Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 70s.
Thursday, December 20
7:05am / 5:42pm 4:08pm / 4:42am
PM Showers
79°
72°
Afternoon showers. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 70s.
Wind Forecast
Day TuesdayWednesdayThursday
MPH 14 18 16 13 12 11 14 13 11 12 11 11
N
N
N
NNE
NE
NE
NE
NE
ENE
E
ESE
SE
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Marine Forecast
Synopsis: Fresh north breezes will continue today due to high pressure spreading eastward along the northern Gulf Coast. This high will cross the northern Florida Peninsula on Wednesday morning, then lift out into the Atlantic Wednesday night, causing to veer from northeast to southeast by Thursday. A low pressure system will develop over the Lower Mississippi Valley Thursday night and Friday, with a trailing cold front pushing through the Keys coastal waters around Friday night or Saturday.

The Approximate Shoreward Edge of the Gulf Stream as of December 11, 2018...

23 NM South of Dry Tortugas Light...on Loggerhead Key. 7 NM South of Cosgrove Shoal Light...off the Marquesas Keys. 7 NM South of Sand Key Light...off Key West. 8 NM South of Looe Key...off Big Pine Key. 6 NM South of Sombrero Key Light...off Marathon. 8 NM Southeast of Alligator Reef Light...off Islamorada. 2 NM Southeast of Molasses Reef Light...off Key Largo. 1 NM East of Carysfort Reef Light...off Ocean Reef.

Gulf Stream Information Courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.
Today
N wind around 15 kt. A slight chance of showers before 1pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
NE wind around 15 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday
ENE wind 10 to 15 kt. A slight chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
E wind 10 to 15 kt. A slight chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
SE wind around 10 kt. A slight chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
SE wind around 10 kt. A chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
SE wind around 10 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
W wind around 10 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
W wind around 10 kt. A slight chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.

*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.