Here’s the easiest possible way for you to get a fix on today’s tides, or the tides coming up next weekend. The Fishing Planner’s tide-table format eliminates the clutter and gets right to the important elements, giving you the times for highs and lows.
Get real-time data from dozens of buoys at sea and on shore.
Moored buoys are the weather sentinels of the sea. They are deployed in the coastal and offshore waters from the western Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean around Hawaii, and from the Bering Sea to the South Pacific.
•Check out your local Florida buoy here
Find the right temperatures, and you’ll find where baitfish and predators gather.
Rutgers University provides Real Time and Archived Satellite Imagery. The raw satellite data is processed to sea surface temperature using a Multi-channel Sea Surface Temperature algorithm.
Florida Sportsman provides a comprehensive list of beach and inlet webcams statewide. See for yourself exactly what the water and waves look like in real time.
The National Weather Service provides weather, hydrologic, and climate forecasts and warnings for the United States, its territories, adjacent waters and ocean areas, for the protection of life and property and the enhancement of the national economy.
NOAA’s statewide tide stations provide real-time data and predictions for your next fishing trip. Find the tide station nearest you via Station Name, Station ID or Latitude, Longitude.
Selected coastal regions along the East and Southwest coasts of Florida have strategically-placed water monitoring stations that provide access to water level, water quality, and related environmental parameters such as wind speed and temperature. Click here for a how-to guide to use the site.