Tampa Bay Marine Channels Forecast

The Tampa Bay Marine Channels Forecast is designed to aid local pilots by providing them with meteorological and oceanographic forecasts at 13 stations located along the marine channels.

The forecasts are provided by NOAA National Weather Service (NWS) Tampa Bay Area Weather Forecast Office and by the National Ocean Service (NOS) Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services (CO-OPS) Tampa Bay Operational Forecast System (TBOFS). The water level observation data is from the NOS/CO-OPS Tampa Bay PORTS®.

More information about NOAA/NWS forecast parameters, weather types and hazards, please visit this page.

Cut 'C' Channel Buoy 28


Tampa Bay Marine Channels Forecast
NOAA/NOS & NOAA/NWS
000 PM EDT THU JUL 29 2021

Cut C Channel Buoy 28
Time Period Wind Gust Water Significant Current Probability Probability Weather Hazards
Speed & (knot) Level Wave Height Speed & of of Visibility
Direction (ft) (ft) Direction Precipitation Less Than 1
(knot, °T) (knot, °T) (%) Statute Mile (%)

2021/07/29 1200 EDT WSW 5 7 1.44 0.1 0.09 94 55 5 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/29 1300 EDT W 6 9 1.32 0.1 0.10 99 55 5 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/29 1400 EDT W 7 9 1.42 0.1 0.09 76 50 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/29 1500 EDT W 8 10 1.76 0.1 0.07 16 50 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/29 1600 EDT W 8 10 2.09 0.1 0.03 316 50 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/29 1700 EDT W 7 9 2.33 0.1 0.03 275 40 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/29 1800 EDT W 6 9 2.51 0.1 0.03 4 40 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/29 1900 EDT W 6 8 2.56 0.1 0.02 119 40 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/29 2000 EDT W 5 8 2.41 0.1 0.10 146 15 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/29 2100 EDT W 5 7 2.06 0.1 0.13 144 15 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/29 2200 EDT W 5 7 1.76 0.2 0.12 145 15 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/29 2300 EDT W 4 6 1.52 0.2 0.13 144 15 0
2021/07/30 0000 EDT W 4 6 1.28 0.2 0.12 153 15 0
2021/07/30 0100 EDT WSW 4 6 1.13 0.2 0.07 152 15 0
2021/07/30 0200 EDT WSW 3 5 1.17 0.2 0.02 36 15 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/30 0300 EDT WSW 3 5 1.45 0.2 0.11 346 15 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/30 0400 EDT WSW 3 5 1.80 0.3 0.08 333 15 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/30 0500 EDT SW 3 5 2.09 0.3 0.10 272 20 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/30 0600 EDT SSW 3 6 2.35 0.3 0.19 278 20 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/30 0700 EDT SSW 4 6 2.56 0.3 0.17 287 20 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/30 0800 EDT SSW 4 7 2.62 0.3 0.12 285 35 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/30 0900 EDT SSW 5 8 2.46 0.3 0.07 291 35 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/30 1000 EDT SSW 5 8 2.12 0.3 0.04 347 35 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/30 1100 EDT SW 6 10 1.83 0.3 0.07 45 35 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2021/07/30 1200 EDT SW 6 10 1.62 0.3 0.14 70 35 0 TSTMS SHOWERS