Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
340 PM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

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

GMZ600-020945-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
MOBILE BAY-
340 PM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE COASTAL WATERS FROM THE WEST
THIS EVENING AND MOVES EAST ACROSS THE MARINE AREA LATE TONIGHT INTO
VERY EARLY MONDAY MORNING. MODERATE TO STRONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST FLOW
AHEAD OF THE FRONT...BECOMES STRONG NORTHWEST LATE TONIGHT INTO
EARLY MONDAY MORNING WITH SEAS TRENDING HIGHER. SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE
MOVES EAST ACROSS THE SOUTHERN STATES THROUGH THE MIDDLE PART OF THE
WEEK WITH WINDS DECREASING AND SEAS SUBSIDING. ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE
AREA IS EXPECTED TO TRACK EAST ACROSS THE CENTRAL GULF ON THURSDAY. A
MODERATE TO STRONG NORTH TO NORTHEAST WIND FLOW WILL RETURN TO THE
MARINE AREA LATE IN THE PERIOD WITH THE PASSAGE OF THE LOW TO THE
SOUTH...WITH SEAS AGAIN TRENDING HIGHER.

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GMZ630-020945-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
340 PM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS
BECOMING NORTHWEST LATE. A MODERATE CHOP...THEN BECOMING CHOPPY TO
ROUGH LATE. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CHOPPY CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WINDS LIGHT BECOMING SOUTHEAST 3 TO 8 KNOTS.
SMOOTH. ...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.

$$

GMZ631-632-020945-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
340 PM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 13 TO
18 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY
TO ROUGH. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 13 TO
18 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING CHOPPY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 3 TO 8 KNOTS.
A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH. . SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ633-020945-
PERDIDO BAY-
340 PM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS BECOMING
WEST. CHOPPY...THEN BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 3 TO 8 KNOTS.
A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WINDS LIGHT BECOMING EAST 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH. ...
THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.

$$

GMZ634-020945-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
340 PM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS BECOMING
WEST. CHOPPY BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS
BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. A
LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT. A LIGHT
CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WINDS LIGHT BECOMING EAST 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH. .
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ635-020945-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
340 PM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS
BECOMING WEST. CHOPPY BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS
BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT. A LIGHT
CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WINDS LIGHT BECOMING EAST 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ650-655-020945-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
340 PM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS BECOMING
WEST. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING... THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. .
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

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GMZ670-675-020945-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
340 PM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SEAS 6 TO
7 FEET. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING 8 TO 13 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. . SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

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