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Last Update: 1000 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM

Marine Zone Forecast

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST 10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES.


  • SynopsisA BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE IS FORECAST TO SLOWLY MOVE EASTWARD INTO THE WESTERN CARIBBEAN SEA OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. THIS WILL RESULT IN DEEP TROPICAL MOISTURE MOVING INTO THE REGIONAL WATERS TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

    .GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NONE

    THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF OCT 20, 2014 AT 1200 UTC...

    3 NAUTICAL MILES SOUTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS. 6 NAUTICAL MILES SOUTHEAST OF PORT EVERGLADES. 6 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH. 5 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.

    THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.
  • Rest Of Today South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning...then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
  • Tonight North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east northeast after midnight. Seas around 2 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
  • Wednesday East winds around 5 knots becoming north in the afternoon. Seas around 2 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Intracoastal waters smooth. A chance of showers. A slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
  • Wednesday Night East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. A chance of showers through the night.
  • Thursday East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
  • Thursday Night And Friday East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
  • Friday Night Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
  • Saturday North northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.



Additional Forecasts and Information

Zone Area Forecast for Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM
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