Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA BIG BEND AND EASTERN PANHANDLE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
938 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

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.

GMZ700-260800-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
938 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS...ASIDE FROM THE DAILY ONSHORE FLOW IN THE AFTERNOONS
DUE TO OUR TYPICAL SEA BREEZE...WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE FROM THE
SOUTHEAST THROUGH SATURDAY, WHEN HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE IN...MAKING
WINDS LIGHTER AND MORE VARIABLE. WINDS WILL BECOME MORE WESTERLY
BY EARLY NEXT WEEK. SEAS WILL BE 3 FEET OR LESS THROUGH THE
PERIOD.

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GMZ730-750-755-765-770-775-260800-
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-
938 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10
KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT. PROTECTED WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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