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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
924 PM EST Fri Jan 19 2018

Atlantic coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Ocean Reef out to 60
nm and Gulf coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee out
20 nm and Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach out 60 nm...including the
waters of Biscayne Bay and Lake Okeechobee.

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.

AMZ600-GMZ606-201515-
Synopsis for Jupiter Inlet to Ocean Reef FL out to 60 nm and for East
Cape Sable to Bonita Beach FL out to 60 nm-
924 PM EST Fri Jan 19 2018

.SYNOPSIS...Moderate east winds will continue over the South Florida
waters through the weekend and into early next week. Seas will
subside to 2 feet or less in the Gulf and 3 to 4 feet in the
Atlantic through the weekend, though they will remain choppy
over the local Atlantic. There will be a slight chance of showers
this weekend through early next week.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...none.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Jan 19, 2018 at 1200 UTC...

  6 nautical miles east southeast of Fowey Rocks.
 12 nautical miles east northeast of Port Everglades.
  5 nautical miles east of Lake Worth.
 11 nautical miles east of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ650-670-201515-
Coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL out
20 NM-
Waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
924 PM EST Fri Jan 19 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 9 seconds. Intracoastal
waters a moderate chop.
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 9 seconds. Intracoastal waters
a moderate chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 7 seconds. Intracoastal
waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers after
midnight.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters
a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers in the morning.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed
areas.
.MONDAY...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate
chop. A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers.
.TUESDAY...East northeast winds around 5 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters smooth. A chance of showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
A slight chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate
chop. A slight chance of showers.

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AMZ651-671-201515-
Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL from 20 to 60 NM
excluding the territorial waters of Bahamas-
924 PM EST Fri Jan 19 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...East northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas
3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 8 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.SATURDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 7 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal
waters choppy in exposed areas. A slight chance of showers after
midnight.
.SUNDAY...East winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters
a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed
areas. A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers.
.TUESDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
A slight chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate
chop. A slight chance of showers.

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AMZ630-201515-
Biscayne Bay-
924 PM EST Fri Jan 19 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay
waters a moderate chop.
.SATURDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay
waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers after
midnight.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate chop.
A chance of showers in the morning...then a slight chance of
showers in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate
chop. A slight chance of showers in the evening.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop.
.TUESDAY...East winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth. A
chance of showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.

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GMZ656-657-201515-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
924 PM EST Fri Jan 19 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers in the morning.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.MONDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...East northeast winds around 5 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth. A chance of showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight
chance of showers.

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GMZ676-201515-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
924 PM EST Fri Jan 19 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds.
.SUNDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
.MONDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
A slight chance of showers.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
A chance of showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots.
Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. A slight chance
of showers.

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AMZ610-201515-
Lake Okeechobee-
924 PM EST Fri Jan 19 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop.
.SUNDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Lake waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...East northeast winds 5 knots. Lake waters smooth. A
chance of showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...East northeast winds 5 to
10 knots. Lake waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers.

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