Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
952 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

ATLANTIC COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO OCEAN REEF OUT TO 60
NM AND GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE OUT
20 NM AND CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH OUT 60 NM...INCLUDING THE
WATERS OF BISCAYNE BAY AND LAKE OKEECHOBEE.

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
10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

AMZ600-GMZ606-261415-
SYNOPSIS FOR JUPITER INLET TO OCEAN REEF FL OUT TO 60 NM AND FOR EAST
CAPE SABLE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
952 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS...LIGHT TO LOCALLY MODERATE WINDS WILL BE VARIABLE IN
DIRECTION OVER THE LOCAL WATERS TONIGHT AND EARLY WEDNESDAY,
BEFORE ESTABLISHING OUT OF THE SOUTHEAST WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE OVER THE WEEKEND TO
MODERATE AND OCCASIONALLY FRESH SPEEDS AS LOW PRESSURE
DEVELOPS OVER THE CENTRAL U.S. AND HIGH PRESSURE STRENGTHENS
OVER THE WESTERN ATLANTIC. SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHTS 3 FEET OR
LESS THIS WEEK WILL INCREASE TO THE 3 TO 5 FOOT RANGE OVER THE
WEEKEND.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NONE.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
APR 25, 2017 AT 1200 UTC...

  7 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
 11 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
  9 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
 13 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.


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AMZ650-670-261415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL OUT
20 NM-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
952 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
WEST SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PERIOD
4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. PERIOD 4 SECONDS
INCREASING TO 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. PERIOD 12 SECONDS BECOMING 4 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST
TO SOUTH SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...WINDS SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN
EXPOSED AREAS.

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AMZ651-671-261415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM
EXCLUDING THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF BAHAMAS-
952 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...ALONG THE COAST, WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING. WINDS NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. IN
THE GULF STREAM, WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. PERIOD 3 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WINDS EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDS EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN
EXPOSED AREAS.

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AMZ630-261415-
BISCAYNE BAY-
952 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.

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GMZ656-657-261415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE FL OUT 20 NM-
952 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND
2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE. PERIOD 6 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. PERIOD 4 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL TO
5 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ676-261415-
WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
952 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.

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AMZ610-261415-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
952 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE MORNING. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.

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