Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
950 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

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

GMZ700-221945-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
950 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...ON AND OFF CAUTIONARY LEVEL WINDS SHOULD BE EXPECTED
FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS SOUTH INTO THE
NORTHERN GULF...WITH WINDS INCREASING BETWEEN IT AND NEWLY FORMED
TD 9 CURRENTLY IN THE BAY OF CAMPECHE.

$$

GMZ730-750-755-765-221945-
APALACHEE BAY-
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 FL OUT 20 NM-
950 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4
FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET...EXCEPT 1 TO 2 FEET IN APALACHEE
BAY. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING AROUND 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5
FEET...EXCEPT 1 TO 2 FEET IN APALACHEE BAY. DOMINANT PERIOD 4
SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH
INCREASING TO A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH LATE.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ770-775-221945-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
950 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO
5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

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