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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
329 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 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-GMZ606-281615-
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-
329 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS...Weakening ridge will keep winds southeasterly through
today, before veering more south-southwesterly into the weekend
as a front sags into North Florida. Isolated to widely scattered
showers and thunderstorms will be possible over the next several
days. Seas will be 3 feet or less.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...none.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Jul 27, 2017 at 1200 UTC...

  9 nautical miles east of Fowey Rocks.
 16 nautical miles east of Port Everglades.
 14 nautical miles east of Lake Worth.
 19 nautical miles east southeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.

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AMZ650-670-281615-
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-
329 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 7 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Along the coast, west winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
south southwest in the afternoon. In the Gulf Stream, west
southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south southwest 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds.
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.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the
coast to west southwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
southwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning...then showers and thunderstorms
likely in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and thunderstorms
likely.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
southwest around 10 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and
thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
south southwest around 10 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely and a
chance of thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and
thunderstorms likely.

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AMZ651-671-281615-
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-
329 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
.TONIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of thunderstorms in the evening. A chance of showers
through the night. A slight chance of thunderstorms after
midnight.
.SATURDAY...Along the coast, west southwest winds around 5 knots
becoming south in the afternoon. In the Gulf Stream, south
southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
2 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots.
Seas around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then showers and
thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and thunderstorms
likely.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and thunderstorms
likely.

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Biscayne Bay-
329 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening...then a chance of showers after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms after
midnight.
.SUNDAY...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning...then showers and thunderstorms likely in the
afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters
a moderate chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds around 5 knots. Bay waters
smooth. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...South winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth.
Showers and thunderstorms likely.

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GMZ656-657-281615-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
329 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...North winds around 5 knots becoming west in the
afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms
in the morning...then a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
southwest after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers
after midnight.
.SATURDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...
then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore
and west southwest 10 to 15 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then a
chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots.
Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A
chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Showers likely.
Thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore and southwest
10 to 15 knots offshore. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters
a moderate chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore
and southwest around 10 knots offshore. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore and southwest
5 to 10 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

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Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
329 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...East northeast winds around 5 knots becoming north
northwest in the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
3 seconds. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms in the morning.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots becoming west
southwest after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
3 seconds. A chance of showers after midnight.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms after midnight.
.SUNDAY...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Showers likely
. A chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 3 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Showers and thunderstorms likely.

$$

AMZ610-281615-
Lake Okeechobee-
329 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west
northwest after midnight. Lake waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
after midnight.
.SUNDAY...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Showers
likely. Thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

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