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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1019 AM EST SAT NOV 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.

GMZ700-222200-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
1019 AM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG AUTUMN LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL QUICKLY TAKE
SHAPE THIS WEEKEND OVER THE INTERIOR SOUTHERN UNITED STATES. THIS
WILL LEAD TO AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF WINDY CONDITIONS OVER THE
COASTAL WATERS. EASTERLY WINDS OF 20 TO 25 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED OVER
MOST OF THE WATERS THROUGH THIS EVENING...BEFORE THE WINDS VEER TO
THE SOUTH LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY. GALE FORCE GUSTS ARE EXPECTED
OVER MUCH OF THE COASTAL WATERS FROM LATE TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY.
RAIN WILL BUILD IN LATER TODAY AND LAST INTO TONIGHT. ADDITIONAL
STORMS ARE EXPECTED ON SUNDAY AND THOSE STORMS COULD BE SEVERE.
THE WINDS SHOULD DIMINISH SUNDAY NIGHT...WITH LINGERING SHOWERS
POSSIBLE EARLY NEXT WEEK.


$$

GMZ750-755-770-775-222200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
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-
1019 AM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

...A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...EAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 10 FEET...HIGHEST
OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY TO
ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
LATER IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GALE FORCE GUSTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 11 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH. RAIN AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GALE FORCE GUSTS. SEAS 6 TO
8 FEET...BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 13 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. SOME STORMS MAY BE SEVERE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 11 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AROUND 10
KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3
FEET. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY BECOMING A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ730-765-222200-
APALACHEE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
1019 AM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS EXERCISE CAUTION THROUGH THIS EVENING...

...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF
RAIN EARLY...THEN RAIN BY MID AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 20
KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. RAIN AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS
4 TO 6 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. SOME
STORMS MAY BE SEVERE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AROUND 10
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS GRADUALLY BECOMING
NORTH. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING AROUND 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A
LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

LAMERS/GOULD





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