Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
358 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

ATLANTIC COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO OCEAN REEF OUT TO 60
NM AND GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE OUT
20 NM AND CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH OUT 60 NM...INCLUDING THE
WATERS OF BISCAYNE BAY AND LAKE OKEECHOBEE.

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
10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

AMZ600-GMZ606-060915-
SYNOPSIS FOR JUPITER INLET TO OCEAN REEF FL OUT TO 60 NM AND FOR EAST
CAPE SABLE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
358 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS...THE NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS WILL DECREASING TONIGHT
AND BE LESS THAN 10 KNOTS ON SATURDAY. THE WINDS WILL THEN
INCREASE TO WINDY CONDITIONS WITH GUSTS EVEN UP TO GALE FORCE BY
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY BEHIND ANOTHER STRONG COLD FRONT.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS....SEAS WILL BE FALLING BELOW 7 FEET LATE
TONIGHT BEFORE INCREASING AGAIN ABOVE 7 FEET BY LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT INTO SUNDAY.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
FEB 04, 2016 AT 1200 UTC...

 13 NAUTICAL MILES NORTH NORTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
 11 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
 11 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
 12 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

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AMZ650-670-060915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL OUT
20 NM-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 60 NM-
358 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN
EXPOSED AREAS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 40 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
13 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED
AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL 3 FEET
INCREASING TO NORTH 3 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. NORTH SWELL 3 TO 5 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 35 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
10 FEET. NORTH SWELL 3 TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 35 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.

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AMZ651-671-060915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF THE BAHAMAS-
358 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13
FEET SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
DAY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. NORTH SWELL 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. NORTH SWELL 3 FEET INCREASING TO
3 TO 4 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. NORTH SWELL 3 TO 4 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ630-060915-
BISCAYNE BAY-
358 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS ROUGH BECOMING CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. BAY WATERS ROUGH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY.
.MONDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ656-657-060915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
358 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH AROUND 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
9 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ676-060915-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
358 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9
FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS
4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO
8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO
11 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 14 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
AROUND 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 35 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
8 FEET BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO
10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE MORNING. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 11 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET.

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AMZ610-060915-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
358 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS ROUGH BECOMING CHOPPY BY MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
CHOPPY. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS ROUGH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
CHOPPY.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
ROUGH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH NORTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE MORNING. LAKE WATERS
ROUGH.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

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