Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
436 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

GULF COASTAL WATERS DESTIN TO PASCAGOULA OUT 60 NM

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ600-202145-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
BAYS AND COASTAL WATERWAYS-
436 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A PERSISTENT RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO
BUILD FROM THE WESTERN ATLANTIC TO THE CENTRAL GULF THROUGH THE
WEEKEND RESULTING IN A LIGHT TO MODERATE SOUTHWEST TO WEST WIND FLOW
OVER THE MARINE AREA THROUGH SUNDAY. WINDS AND SEAS WILL GRADUALLY
BUILD NEXT WEEK AS THE RIDGE OF THE HIGH PRESSURE BEGINS TO WEAKEN.
LESS COVERAGE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH
THE WEEKEND AS THE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE CONTINUES...THEN INCREASE
IN COVERAGE NEXT WEEK AS A MORE UNSETTLED PATTERN BEGINS TO DEVELOP
OVER THE EASTERN AND LOWER GULF.

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GMZ630-202145-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
436 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 6 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
6 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST 5 TO 7 KNOTS EARLY IN
THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 7 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
7 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ631-632-202145-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
436 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 6 TO 9 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
7 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST EARLY IN THE MORNING. A
LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 7 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ633-202145-
PERDIDO BAY-
436 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 8 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
8 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
7 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 7 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ634-202145-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
436 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 7 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
8 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
7 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 7 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ635-202145-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
436 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 7 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 6 KNOTS
LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON
INCREASING TO 6 TO 9 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
8 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
7 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ650-655-202145-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
436 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 6 TO 9 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 6 TO
9 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 7 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ670-675-202145-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
436 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 6 TO 9 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
8 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST 6 TO 9 KNOTS EARLY IN
THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 7 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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