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 the MCF 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.

Egmont Channel


Tampa Bay Marine Channels Forecast
NOAA/NOS & NOAA/NWS
000 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2022

Egmont Channel
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) (%) Nautical Mile (%)

2022/05/25 1200 EDT SSE 13 15 2.18 1.0 0.22 39 5 0
2022/05/25 1300 EDT SSE 12 15 1.86 1.0 0.61 313 5 0
2022/05/25 1400 EDT S 11 14 1.57 1.0 1.11 316 5 0
2022/05/25 1500 EDT SSW 12 13 1.35 1.0 1.38 311 5 0
2022/05/25 1600 EDT SSW 12 14 1.30 1.0 1.26 304 5 0
2022/05/25 1700 EDT SSW 10 14 1.45 1.0 0.81 308 10 0
2022/05/25 1800 EDT SW 10 13 1.71 1.0 0.23 351 10 0
2022/05/25 1900 EDT SW 9 12 1.97 1.0 0.62 92 10 0
2022/05/25 2000 EDT SSW 5 12 2.20 1.0 0.98 96 20 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2022/05/25 2100 EDT SSE 7 12 2.37 1.0 1.08 94 20 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2022/05/25 2200 EDT SE 8 12 2.42 1.0 0.99 92 20 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2022/05/25 2300 EDT ESE 7 13 2.32 1.0 0.64 87 20 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2022/05/26 0000 EDT ESE 10 15 2.11 1.0 0.23 75 20 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2022/05/26 0100 EDT ESE 11 18 1.85 1.0 0.30 310 20 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2022/05/26 0200 EDT ESE 13 19 1.63 1.0 0.83 297 10 0
2022/05/26 0300 EDT ESE 15 19 1.44 1.0 1.22 300 10 0
2022/05/26 0400 EDT SE 15 20 1.40 1.0 1.14 301 10 0
2022/05/26 0500 EDT SE 15 20 1.57 1.0 0.75 301 5 0
2022/05/26 0600 EDT SE 15 20 1.86 2.0 0.19 303 5 0
2022/05/26 0700 EDT SE 15 21 2.20 2.0 0.43 122 5 0
2022/05/26 0800 EDT SE 14 21 2.50 2.0 1.05 118 5 0
2022/05/26 0900 EDT SE 14 19 2.74 2.0 1.39 112 5 0
2022/05/26 1000 EDT SE 14 18 2.83 2.0 1.32 105 5 0
2022/05/26 1100 EDT SE 14 17 2.72 2.0 0.91 98 5 0
2022/05/26 1200 EDT SSE 13 16 2.41 2.0 0.37 75 5 0