Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA BIG BEND AND EASTERN PANHANDLE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
422 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

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 SEAS...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE
AVERAGE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE SEAS.

GMZ700-280300-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
422 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT THIS AFTERNOON FOR
ALL WATERS. WINDS OF 20 KNOTS WITH OCCASIONAL 30 KNOT GUSTS ARE
EXPECTED UNTIL SATURDAY MORNING. WITH SEAS REMAINING ELEVATED
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON, CAUTIONARY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO
PREVAIL UNTIL SATURDAY NIGHT. SEAS WILL DECREASE SATURDAY NIGHT
AND THEN REMAIN LOW THROUGH WEDNESDAY.


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GMZ730-750-755-765-280300-
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-
422 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ770-775-280300-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
422 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

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