Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
302 AM EST WED MAR 4 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 WAVES...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE
AVERAGE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE WAVES.

GMZ700-041600-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
302 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS...SOUTHERLY WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS WILL CONTINUE IN
ADVANCE OF A COLD FRONT...WHICH SHOULD ARRIVE ON THURSDAY
AFTERNOON. IN ADVANCE OF THE FRONT...AREAS OF FOG ARE LIKELY AND
COULD BE DENSE AT TIMES. AS THE FRONT ARRIVES...IT MAY BE
ACCOMPANIED BY SOME SHOWERS AND STORMS BEFORE WINDS VEER TO THE
NORTHWEST AND INCREASE. WINDS BEHIND THE FRONT SHOULD REACH
ADVISORY LEVELS OVER AT LEAST PART OF THE COASTAL WATERS.

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GMZ730-750-755-765-041600-
APALACHEE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
302 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF
FOG...DENSE IN SPOTS IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WEST OF APALACHICOLA.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET...EXCEPT 1
TO 2 FEET IN APALACHEE BAY. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WEST
OF APALACHICOLA.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WEST OF APALACHICOLA IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP INCREASING TO CHOPPY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS...ESPECIALLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECOND. PROTECTED
WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
TO 2 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

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GMZ770-775-041600-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
302 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 2
TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. AREAS OF FOG AT TIMES. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WEST OF APALACHICOLA.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. AREAS OF
FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WEST OF APALACHICOLA IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...ESPECIALLY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING AROUND 10
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5
FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
1 TO 2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

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