Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA BIG BEND AND EASTERN PANHANDLE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
342 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

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 SEAS...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE
AVERAGE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE SEAS.

GMZ700-300430-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
342 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS...WINDS WILL APPROACH CAUTIONARY LEVELS MONDAY NIGHT
THROUGH TUESDAY OVER THE EASTERN COASTAL WATERS AS THE REMNANTS
OF ERIKA MOVE NORTHWARD. WAVES ARE EXPECTED TO PEAK AROUND 2 TO 3
FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE PERIOD
WITH THE HIGHEST CHANCES OVER THE EASTERN WATERS. SOME OF THESE
THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE LOCALLY STRONGER WINDS AND HIGHER WAVES.

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GMZ750-770-300430-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
342 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10
KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ730-755-765-775-300430-
APALACHEE BAY OR COASTAL WATERS FROM KEATON BEACH TO OCHLOCKONEE
RIVER FL OUT TO 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
342 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 FOOT. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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