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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
900 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 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-GMZ606-201315-
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-
900 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS...
Long period swell, from distant Hurricane Jose, will keep
cautionary conditions over the waters off Palm Beach County into
midweek. Conditions will briefly improve late week as Jose moves
farther from the area and high pressure builds back into the
region with increasing east-northeast flow.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...Long period northeasterly swell will bring
seas up to 6 feet off Palm Beach County.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Sep 19, 2017 at 1200 UTC...

  7 nautical miles southeast of Fowey Rocks.
 13 nautical miles southeast of Port Everglades.
  6 nautical miles east of Lake Worth.
  9 nautical miles east southeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ650-670-201315-
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-
900 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
4 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Period 11 seconds.
North northeast swell 3 to 4 feet. Intracoastal waters a light
chop. A chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Period 11 seconds. North
northeast swell 3 to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the
morning...then a slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Winds east southeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Period
11 seconds. North northeast swell 3 to 4 feet. Intracoastal
waters a light chop. A chance of showers in the evening...then a
slight chance of showers after midnight.
.THURSDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 11 seconds. North
northeast swell 3 to 4 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...
then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
east 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. North northeast swell around 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming around
15 knots in the evening. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas
to 6 feet. North northeast swell around 3 feet in the morning.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Winds east northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
4 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. North northeast
swell around 3 feet after midnight. Intracoastal waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots along the coast to
northeast 15 to 20 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 5 to 7 feet
with occasional seas to 9 feet. Northeast swell 3 to 4 feet.
Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas
7 to 9 feet with occasional seas to 11 feet. Northeast swell
3 to 4 feet in the evening. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 7 to 9 feet with
occasional seas to 11 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

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AMZ651-671-201315-
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-
900 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
south 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 11 seconds. North northeast
swell around 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers in the evening. A slight chance of showers after
midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 11 seconds. North
northeast swell around 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 11 seconds. North
northeast swell around 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers after midnight.
.THURSDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 11 seconds. North
northeast swell around 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet along the coast and 3 to 5 feet with occasional to 6 feet
in the Gulf Stream. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A
chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots along the coast
to northeast 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate
chop. A chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate
chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
4 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Intracoastal waters
light chop. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with
occasional seas to 9 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

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AMZ630-201315-
Biscayne Bay-
900 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers in the evening.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers after midnight.
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay
waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers.

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GMZ656-657-201315-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
900 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Nearshore, north northwest winds 5 to
10 knots becoming south after midnight. Offshore, north
northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 5 to 10 knots
after midnight. Seas around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers in the
evening.
.WEDNESDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore and
west 5 knots offshore. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 3 seconds.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers in
the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North northwest winds 5 knots becoming south
southeast after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
2 seconds. Bay and inland waters smooth.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 knots becoming west in the
afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers in the
morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east late
in the evening. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters
light chop. A chance of showers through the night.
.FRIDAY...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore and
northeast 10 to 15 knots offshore. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers.

$$

GMZ676-201315-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
900 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
southeast after midnight. Seas around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds.
A slight chance of showers in the evening.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds around 5 knots becoming
east 5 knots after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
3 seconds.
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 knots becoming north northwest in the
afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 3 seconds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east late
in the evening. Seas less than 2 feet. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. A chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. A slight chance of showers.

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AMZ610-201315-
Lake Okeechobee-
900 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop. A chance of showers in the evening...then a
slight chance of showers after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers in the evening.
.THURSDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers through the night.
.FRIDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...North northeast winds 5 to
10 knots. Lake waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers.

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