Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
420 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

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

GMZ600-052230-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
MOBILE BAY-
420 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

.SYNOPSIS...AREAS OF DENSE FOG WILL CONTINUE OVER LOCAL BAYS AND
SOUNDS AND THE NEAR SHORE GULF WATERS THROUGH THIS MORNING. A LIGHT
TO MODERATE SOUTHERLY WIND FLOW THIS MORNING WILL SHIFT NORTH AND
BUILD THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT IN THE WAKE OF A STRONG COLD FRONT
THAT MOVES ACROSS THE REGION LATER TODAY. NORTHERLY WINDS AND SEAS
WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH LATE THURSDAY THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING
AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS SOUTH ACROSS THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER
VALLEY AND CENTRAL GULF STATES.

$$

GMZ630-052230-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
420 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CST THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 25 KNOTS. A
LIGHT CHOP BECOMING ROUGH. AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. ROUGH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH. CHANCE OF
RAIN.

$$

GMZ631-632-052230-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
420 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CST THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AROUND
25 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP...THEN BECOMING ROUGH. AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN
THE MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. ROUGH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE
OF RAIN.

$$

GMZ633-052230-
PERDIDO BAY-
420 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CST THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 25 KNOTS. A
LIGHT CHOP...THEN BECOMING ROUGH. AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 13 TO 18 KNOTS.
CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING CHOPPY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

GMZ634-052230-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
420 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CST THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 18 TO 23 KNOTS. A
LIGHT CHOP...THEN BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN
THE MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE
OF RAIN.

$$

GMZ635-052230-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
420 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CST THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP...THEN BECOMING CHOPPY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE
OF RAIN.

$$

GMZ650-655-052230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
420 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CST THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AROUND
25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

GMZ670-675-052230-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
420 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CST THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 30 KNOTS.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 13 TO 18 KNOTS.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE
OF RAIN.

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