Synopsis For Keys Coastal Waters From Ocean Reef To Dry Tortugas
A subtropical high pressure area will persist from the western North Atlantic to northern Florida...tonight through Sunday. As a result...moderate easterly breezes will prevail across Florida Keys coastal waters through the period. The approximate shoreward edge of the Gulf Stream as of September 1... 23 nm south of Dry Tortugas light...on Loggerhead Key. 8 nm south of Cosgrove Shoal light...off the Marquesas Keys. 8 nm south of Sand Key light...off Key West. 10 nm south of Looe Key...off Big Pine Key. 15 nm south of Sombrero Key light...off Marathon. 11 nm southeast of Alligator Reef light...off Islamorada. 6 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.