Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
446 AM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS DESTIN TO PASCAGOULA OUT 60 NM

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES.  INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.  WINDS AND SEAS WILL
BE HIGHER IN AND AROUND THUNDERSTORMS.

GMZ600-292200-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
MOBILE BAY-
446 AM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A LIGHT TO MODERATE WEST TO NORTHWEST FLOW WILL PREVAIL
TODAY IN ADVANCE OF A COLD FRONT THAT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE MARINE
AREA TONIGHT. A MODERATE TO STRONG NORTHERLY FLOW CAN BE EXPECTED
THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT. A LIGHTER MOSTLY
OFFSHORE FLOW PATTERN WILL THEN PREVAIL FRIDAY INTO THE WEEKEND.

$$

GMZ630-292200-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
446 AM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 3 TO 8 KNOTS.
A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST.
SMOOTH BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDS LIGHT BECOMING NORTH 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH
BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ631-632-292200-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
446 AM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDS LIGHT BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH
BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ633-292200-
PERDIDO BAY-
446 AM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 13 TO
18 KNOTS. A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 3 TO 8 KNOTS.
A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST.
SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDS LIGHT BECOMING NORTH 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH
BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ634-292200-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
446 AM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SMOOTH TO A
LIGHT CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 13 TO
18 KNOTS. A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 3 TO 8 KNOTS.
A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST.
SMOOTH BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDS LIGHT BECOMING NORTH 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH
BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ635-292200-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
446 AM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SMOOTH TO A
LIGHT CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A LIGHT CHOP
BECOMING SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. SMOOTH
BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. SMOOTH
TO A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDS LIGHT BECOMING NORTH 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH
BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ650-655-292200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
446 AM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 8 TO 13 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ670-675-292200-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
446 AM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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