Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA BIG BEND AND EASTERN PANHANDLE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
930 PM EST SAT FEB 13 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.

GMZ700-141200-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
930 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.SYNOPSIS...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS WITH CAUTIONARY LEVEL SPEEDS
WILL PREVAIL THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. A WEAK FRONT WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE AREA MONDAY NIGHT THAT WILL BRING A BRIEF PERIOD OF
ADVISORY LEVEL WINDS. AFTER THIS...WINDS WILL BE ON THE LIGHTER
SIDE.

$$

GMZ730-750-755-765-770-775-141200-
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-
930 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

HARRIGAN/FIEUX


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