Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA BIG BEND AND EASTERN PANHANDLE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
955 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MOUTH OF THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN
OUT TO 60 NM.

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 1/10 OF THE WAVES.

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SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
955 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017

.SYNOPSIS...WITH A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS
THIS WEEK, WINDS WILL BE RATHER VARIABLE AT 10 KNOTS OR LESS, AND
SEAS GENERALLY 2 FEET OR LESS THROUGH FRIDAY. THERE WILL BE AN
ONSHORE SEA BREEZE NEAR THE COAST EACH AFTERNOON AT 10 TO
OCCASIONALLY 15 KNOTS.

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APALACHEE BAY OR COASTAL WATERS FROM KEATON BEACH TO OCHLOCKONEE
RIVER FL OUT TO 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
955 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING,
THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...ONSHORE WINDS 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KNOTS...EXCEPT
FOR AN ONSHORE SEA BREEZE AROUND 10 KNOTS NEAR THE COAST DURING
THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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