Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA BIG BEND AND EASTERN PANHANDLE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
406 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

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 SEAS...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE
AVERAGE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE SEAS.

GMZ700-261430-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
406 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS...MODERATE SOUTHERLY FLOW OF 15 TO 20 KNOTS ACROSS THE
WESTERN WATERS WILL ALLOW FOR 2 TO 4 FOOT WAVES AND SOME UP TO 5
FEET THROUGH THIS EVENING. AFTER THIS...WINDS WILL SUBSIDE TO
AROUND 10 KNOTS OR LESS THROUGH INTO NEXT WEEK AND THIS WILL
RESULT IN SEAS MAINLY 1 TO 2 FEET.

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GMZ750-770-261430-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
406 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2
FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET
OR LESS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.


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GMZ730-755-765-775-261430-
APALACHEE BAY OR COASTAL WATERS FROM KEATON BEACH TO OCHLOCKONEE
RIVER FL OUT TO 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
406 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2
FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2
FEET OR LESS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.


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