Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1007 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

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-GMZ606-280315-
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-
1007 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS...
BRISK EAST-NORTHEAST WINDS WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE TO AROUND 15
KNOTS TODAY AND BECOME MORE EASTERLY ON SUNDAY, INCREASING TO 15
TO 20 KNOTS. THIS WILL LEAD TO CHOPPY SEAS AT TIMES, ESPECIALLY
FOR THE ATLANTIC. DEEP TROPICAL MOISTURE WILL CONTINUE TO TO BRING
PERIODS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS, ESPECIALLY OVER THE ATLANTIC
WATERS. THE FLOW WILL SHIFT TO MORE OF A SOUTHERLY DIRECTION
MONDAY.

THERE CONTINUES TO REMAIN CONSIDERABLE FORECAST UNCERTAINTY FOR
WIND AND SEAS THIS WEEKEND THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK, AS A TROPICAL
DISTURBANCE NEAR THE CENTRAL BAHAMAS MOVES CLOSER TO THE AREA.
PLEASE CONSULT THE PRODUCTS OF THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER FOR
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NONE.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
AUG 23, 2016 AT 1200 UTC...

 12 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
 16 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
 10 NAUTICAL MILES NORTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
  9 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.


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AMZ650-670-280315-
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-
1007 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION TODAY...

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS ALONG THE
COAST TO EAST SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO
SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

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AMZ651-671-280315-
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-
1007 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO EAST
SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE IN THE
EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO
SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO
SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

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AMZ630-280315-
BISCAYNE BAY-
1007 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.REST OF TODAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ656-657-280315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE FL OUT 20 NM-
1007 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND EAST
NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND
EAST SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS
OFFSHORE. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...WINDS SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ676-280315-
WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1007 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.REST OF TODAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.

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AMZ610-280315-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
1007 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.REST OF TODAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

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