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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
336 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

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-GMZ606-080930-
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-
336 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A STATIONARY FRONT WILL REMAIN OVER SOUTH FLORIDA
WATERS TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY, AS A SECONDARY COLD FRONT NORTH OF
THE AREA MOVES SOUTHWARD AND THROUGH SOUTH FLORIDA THURSDAY NIGHT
INTO FRIDAY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD ACROSS THE
LOCAL WATERS FROM THE NORTH THIS WEEKEND RESULTING IN DETERIORATING
MARINE CONDITIONS ACROSS THE LOCAL WATERS.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...SEAS WILL BUILD TO AT LEAST 7 FEET BY
FRIDAY BEFORE INCREASING TO 8 TO 10 FEET THIS WEEKEND.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
DEC 06, 2016 AT 1200 UTC...

  9 NAUTICAL MILES NORTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
  7 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
  7 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
 11 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.


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AMZ650-670-080930-
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-
336 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS INCREASING TO 11 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. INTRACOASTAL WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING,...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. ALONG
THE COAST, SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. IN
THE GULF STREAM, SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG
THE COAST AND 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET IN THE
GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 8 TO 10 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 8 TO 10 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS ROUGH IN
EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...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.

$$

AMZ651-671-080930-
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-
336 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING,...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...ALONG THE COAST, NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT, SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. IN THE GULF STREAM,
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH NORTHEAST 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT, SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 7 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET ALONG
THE COAST AND 8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET IN
THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 35 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
9 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
13 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED
AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...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.

$$

AMZ630-080930-
BISCAYNE BAY-
336 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING,...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS CHOPPY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. BAY WATERS ROUGH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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GMZ656-657-080930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE FL OUT 20 NM-
336 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND NORTH
NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND
NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET NEARSHORE
AND 2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND NORTH
NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE
AND 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING,...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. NEARSHORE, SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. OFFSHORE, SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDS EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET
NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND
EAST SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND EAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ676-080930-
WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
336 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING,...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
9 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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AMZ610-080930-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
336 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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