Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
1030 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

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.

GMZ600-291530-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
MOBILE BAY-
1030 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS...ONSHORE FLOW IS FORECAST TO REMAIN STRONG GOING INTO
THE WEEKEND AS A FRONTAL BOUNDARY EJECTS EASTWARD OUT OF THE PLAINS
SATURDAY INTO THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER VALLEY ON SUNDAY. THE
STRENGTH AND DURATION OF THE ONSHORE FETCH THIS WEEKEND CAUSES A
BUILDING TREND IN SEAS. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES ARE IN EFFECT.
SHOWERS AND STORMS TO INCREASE IN COVERAGE LATE SUNDAY THRU EARLY
MONDAY. SOME OF THE STORMS COULD BE STRONG TO SEVERE.

$$

GMZ630-291530-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
1030 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 18 TO
23 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 13 TO
18 KNOTS. ROUGH BECOMING CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING, THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A
MODERATE CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

$$

GMZ631-632-291530-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
1030 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING ROUGH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. ROUGH BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING, THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ633-291530-
PERDIDO BAY-
1030 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 18 TO
23 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. ROUGH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. ROUGH BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING, THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
CHOPPY BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ634-291530-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
1030 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO
13 TO 18 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 18 TO
23 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING ROUGH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. ROUGH BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING, THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO 13 KNOTS.
CHOPPY BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ635-291530-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
1030 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 18 TO
23 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING
ROUGH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. ROUGH BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING, THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ650-655-291530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
1030 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. SEAS
7 TO 10 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING, THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ670-675-291530-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1030 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. SEAS
7 TO 10 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING, THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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