Diving Weather Report

Photo of Molasses Reef Tower in the Florida Keys, Key Largo

Welcome to the Rainbow Reef Weather and Reef report page. Here you will find real time weather conditions from the NOAA tower at molasses reef, the up to the minute National Weather Service Maine forcast and also live reef reports right from our dive vessels, complete with wind, waves, visibility, currents and even pictures right from the reef!

Molasses Reef Tower Current Conditions

Fri Apr 28, 2017 @ 11:00

Air:
79.3°F

Water:
78.8°F

Wind Direction:
Southeast

Wind in Degrees:
130°

Sunrise:
05:49

Sunset:
18:47

Wind Speed:
12.05kts

Pressure:
1018.4

Reef Reports

Below is a listing of reef reports that our captains fill out while on-site at the various reefs, wrecks and walls we dive. This is by far the most accurate reef report in the Florida Keys, and some even include pictures for visual indication of the conditions. We use all of this information every day to help plan the best dive trips for you.

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  • Tropical Odyssey: French Reef Fri Apr 28th 2017 02:21 PM

    E
    18kts

    Wind Conditions

    3-4 feet

    Wave Height

    40
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Wade:
    A little windy but beautiful water on French Reef!

    • Fri Apr 28th 2017 Tropical Odyssey: French Reef reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Legend: Snapper Ledge Fri Apr 28th 2017 02:12 PM

    E
    13kts

    Wind Conditions

    2-3 feet

    Wave Height

    70
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain Chris M:
    Fantastic vis today!

  • Tropical Adventure: Molasses Reef Fri Apr 28th 2017 02:09 PM

    SE
    15kts

    Wind Conditions

    3-4 feet

    Wave Height

    80
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain Jim:
    Crystal clear water. Manatees at the dock.

    • Fri Apr 28th 2017 Tropical Adventure: Molasses Reef reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Odyssey: Benwood Wreck Fri Apr 28th 2017 10:50 AM

    SE
    13kts

    Wind Conditions

    2-3 feet

    Wave Height

    40
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Wade:
    Great morning on the Benwood!!

    • Fri Apr 28th 2017 Tropical Odyssey: Benwood Wreck reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Odyssey: Spiegel Grove Fri Apr 28th 2017 09:37 AM

    SE
    16kts

    Wind Conditions

    4-5 feet

    Wave Height

    50
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Wade:
    Nice morning on the Spiegle Grove! Getting a little bumpy.

    • Fri Apr 28th 2017 Tropical Odyssey: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Legend: Pickles Reef Fri Apr 28th 2017 09:11 AM

    SE
    13kts

    Wind Conditions

    2-3 feet

    Wave Height

    60
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain Chris M:
    Wind is picking up but still a great morning on the reef !

  • Tropical Legend: Eagle Ray Alley Thu Apr 27th 2017 08:13 PM

    SE
    15kts

    Wind Conditions

    3-4 feet

    Wave Height

    70
    feet

    Visibility

    N
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Jim:
    Night diving with turtles.

    • Thu Apr 27th 2017 Tropical Legend: Eagle Ray Alley reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Legend: Molasses Reef Thu Apr 27th 2017 03:46 PM

    S
    5kts

    Wind Conditions

    1 foot

    Wave Height

    80
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain Jim:
    Beautiful diving. Huge turtles swimming with us. Tropical Explorer and Captain Jack Next ball over.

    • Thu Apr 27th 2017 Tropical Legend: Molasses Reef reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Odyssey: Spiegel Grove Thu Apr 27th 2017 02:30 PM

    S
    5kts

    Wind Conditions

    1 foot

    Wave Height

    80
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Moderate

    Current

    From Captain Chris M:
    Chillin' on the Spiegel!

  • Tropical Explorer: Molasses Reef Thu Apr 27th 2017 02:20 PM

    SE
    5kts

    Wind Conditions

    1 foot

    Wave Height

    70
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Jack K:
    Great day for diving!!!

    • Thu Apr 27th 2017 Tropical Explorer: Molasses Reef reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Adventure: Student/Classes Trip Thu Apr 27th 2017 01:54 PM

    S
    7kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    30
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain C.C.:
    Snorkel trip to white banks with the best little chilren! Why can't adults be this awesome?

    • Thu Apr 27th 2017 Tropical Adventure: Student/Classes Trip reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Odyssey: Spiegel Grove Thu Apr 27th 2017 09:58 AM

    SE
    10kts

    Wind Conditions

    2 feet

    Wave Height

    60
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain Chris M:
    Gorgeous morning on the Spiegel!

  • Tropical Legend: Eagle Ray Alley Thu Apr 27th 2017 09:26 AM

    SE
    10kts

    Wind Conditions

    2-3 feet

    Wave Height

    60
    feet

    Visibility

    N
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Jim:
    Another great day for diving.

    • Thu Apr 27th 2017 Tropical Legend: Eagle Ray Alley reef report photo 1

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