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.

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Tampa Bay Marine Channels Forecast
NOAA/NOS & NOAA/NWS
1145 AM EDT WED MAY 25 2022

Cut G Channel Buoy 6G
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 1100 EDT SE 11 15 2.75 1.0 0.27 359 0 0
2022/05/25 1200 EDT SSE 10 13 2.80 1.0 0.23 332 0 0
2022/05/25 1300 EDT SSE 9 13 2.66 1.0 0.23 296 0 0
2022/05/25 1400 EDT S 9 14 2.43 1.0 0.20 264 5 0
2022/05/25 1500 EDT S 9 13 2.12 1.0 0.21 230 5 0
2022/05/25 1600 EDT SSW 10 13 1.81 1.0 0.31 207 5 0
2022/05/25 1700 EDT SW 10 14 1.56 1.0 0.33 201 10 0
2022/05/25 1800 EDT SW 9 13 1.43 1.0 0.20 209 10 0
2022/05/25 1900 EDT SW 8 12 1.51 1.0 0.05 288 10 0
2022/05/25 2000 EDT SSW 4 14 1.72 1.0 0.17 354 20 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2022/05/25 2100 EDT S 7 12 1.97 1.0 0.25 354 20 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2022/05/25 2200 EDT SE 8 12 2.27 1.0 0.24 349 20 0 TSTMS SHOWERS
2022/05/25 2300 EDT ESE 8 15 2.49 1.0 0.20 342 15 0
2022/05/26 0000 EDT ESE 9 17 2.58 1.0 0.17 314 15 0
2022/05/26 0100 EDT ESE 10 18 2.48 1.0 0.27 283 15 0
2022/05/26 0200 EDT SE 11 18 2.29 1.0 0.28 267 5 0
2022/05/26 0300 EDT ESE 13 18 2.04 1.0 0.20 235 5 0
2022/05/26 0400 EDT SE 13 19 1.76 1.0 0.20 207 5 0
2022/05/26 0500 EDT SE 12 19 1.53 1.0 0.17 203 5 0
2022/05/26 0600 EDT SE 13 18 1.43 1.0 0.09 172 5 0
2022/05/26 0700 EDT SE 13 18 1.55 1.0 0.14 76 5 0
2022/05/26 0800 EDT SE 12 19 1.82 1.0 0.26 46 5 0
2022/05/26 0900 EDT SE 12 18 2.15 1.0 0.32 28 5 0
2022/05/26 1000 EDT SE 12 17 2.53 1.0 0.31 18 5 0
2022/05/26 1100 EDT SE 13 17 2.81 1.0 0.27 11 5 0