Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
325 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

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.

GMZ600-200930-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
BAYS AND COASTAL WATERWAYS-
325 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAKLY ORGANIZED LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE
TO MOVE EAST ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY AND OVER THE
WEEKEND LEADING TO A MODERATE NORTHEAST TO EASTERLY FLOW OVER THE
MARINE AREA THROUGH SUNDAY. WINDS AND SEAS WILL THEN DIMINISH LATE
SUNDAY INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK AS THE SURFACE LOW TO THE SOUTH CONTINUES
TO SHIFT EAST. SOUTHERLY WINDS AND SEAS WILL BUILD LATE MONDAY NIGHT
INTO EARLY TUESDAY AHEAD OF ANOTHER COLD FRONT APPROACHING FROM THE
WEST. THE COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS THE MARINE AREA EARLY
TUESDAY NIGHT LEADING TO A STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW LATE TUESDAY NIGHT
THROUGH WEDNESDAY.


$$

GMZ630-200930-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
325 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 16 TO
19 KNOTS LATE IN THE NIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY LATE IN
THE NIGHT. SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
11 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
13 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. CHOPPY BECOMING A
MODERATE CHOP IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 7 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 16 TO 19 KNOTS. CHOPPY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 18 TO 21 KNOTS. ROUGH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 18 TO 21 KNOTS. ROUGH.

$$

GMZ631-632-200930-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
325 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS INCREASING TO 16 TO
19 KNOTS LATE IN THE NIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY LATE IN
THE NIGHT. SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 14 TO
17 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHOPPY TO ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS. CHOPPY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 11 TO
14 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHOPPY BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 6 TO
9 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 7 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 17 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 18 TO 21 KNOTS. ROUGH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 18 TO 21 KNOTS. ROUGH.

$$

GMZ633-200930-
PERDIDO BAY-
325 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 18 KNOTS
LATE IN THE NIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 13
KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING A MODERATE
CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 8 TO 11 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 7 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP. RAIN LIKELY.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 8 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 17 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 16 TO 19 KNOTS. CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ634-200930-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
325 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 14 TO 18 KNOTS
LATE IN THE NIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 9 TO 12
KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING A MODERATE
CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 8 TO 11 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. RAIN LIKELY.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 6 TO 9 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 16 TO 19 KNOTS. CHOPPY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 18 TO 21 KNOTS. ROUGH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 18 TO 21 KNOTS. ROUGH.

$$

GMZ635-200930-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
325 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 14 TO 17 KNOTS. A
MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO 10
KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP
LATE. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 8 TO 11 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. RAIN
LIKELY.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 16 TO 19 KNOTS. CHOPPY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 18 TO 21 KNOTS. ROUGH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 17 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ650-655-200930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
325 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 14 TO
17 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 19 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 13 TO
16 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. RAIN
LIKELY.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 19 TO 22 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.

$$

GMZ670-675-200930-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
325 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 18 KNOTS
LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 19 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 13 TO
16 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 12 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. RAIN.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 21 TO 26 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET.

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