Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1015 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

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-GMZ606-261615-
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-
1015 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

.SYNOPSIS...SOUTHERLY WINDS TONIGHT WITH SHOWERS AND STORMS ACROSS
THE GULF WATERS, THEN A SHARP INCREASE IN NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS
ON WEDNESDAY BEHIND THE PASSAGE OF A COLD FRONT. WINDS MAY
INCREASE TO NEAR GALE FORCE OVER THE OFFSHORE GULF WATERS ON
WEDNESDAY. SEAS WILL BUILD TO 11 FEET IN THE OUTER GULF OF MEXICO
WATERS WEDNESDAY, AND UP TO 7 FEET IN THE ATLANTIC BY WEDNESDAY
NIGHT AND THANKSGIVING DAY. MARINE CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN ON THE
ROUGH SIDE THROUGH THANKSGIVING DAY, WITH SEAS ONLY SUBSIDING
SLIGHTLY FOR THE REST OF THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND AS NORTHEAST WINDS
REMAIN AT MODERATE TO FRESH LEVELS.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...SEAS WILL BUILD QUICKLY TO 7 FEET BY
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON BEHIND THE PASSAGE OF THE COLD FRONT AND
REMAIN NEAR 7 FEET THROUGH FRIDAY.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
NOV 24, 2014 AT 1200 UTC...

  2 NAUTICAL MILES NORTH NORTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
  6 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
 10 NAUTICAL MILES NORTH NORTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
  7 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

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AMZ650-670-261615-
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-
1015 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN
EXPOSED AREAS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS AROUND
15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED
AREAS.

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AMZ651-671-261615-
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-
1015 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
10 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN
EXPOSED AREAS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN
EXPOSED AREAS.
.SATURDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

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AMZ630-261615-
BISCAYNE BAY-
1015 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH NORTHWEST
AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.

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GMZ656-657-261615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
1015 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS
BECOMING SOUTH SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS BECOMING 4 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 25 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ676-261615-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
1015 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE IN THE
EVENING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 14 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. NORTH NORTHEAST
SWELL 3 TO 4 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.

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AMZ610-261615-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
1015 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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