Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
413 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

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

GMZ700-261600-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
413 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.SYNOPSIS...WITH FAIRLY WEAK HIGH PRESSURE RIDGING INITIALLY
CENTERED OFF TO OUR EAST...GENERALLY LIGHT TO MODERATE ONSHORE
FLOW WITH LOW SEAS WILL DOMINATE THE COASTAL WATERS FOR THE FIRST
HALF OF THE UPCOMING WEEK. BEYOND THIS CURRENT FORECAST...HOWEVER...
A SIGNIFICANT TIGHTENING OF THE PRESSURE PATTERN MAY OCCUR BY THE
MIDDLE AND END OF NEXT WEEK... WHICH MAY CAUSE SOME SHARP RISES IN
WINDS AND SEAS.

$$

GMZ750-770-261600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
413 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING AROUND 10 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A
LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...WEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH.
SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ730-755-765-775-261600-
APALACHEE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
413 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AT 5 TO 10
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. SEAS 1
TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A
LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GOULD






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