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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
932 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

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-GMZ606-231500-
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-
932 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A developing low pressure system across the Gulf is
expected to approach and move across the Florida peninsula
through the end of the week, bringing moderate south-southwesterly
winds. Gusty southwesterly winds are expected in the wake of the
low on Friday, becoming west- northwest into the weekend behind
an associated cold front. This system is expected to bring
widespread showers and storms Thanksgiving Day and Friday.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...None.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Nov 21, 2017 at 1200 UTC...

  7 nautical miles east northeast of Fowey Rocks.
 26 nautical miles southeast of Port Everglades.
 27 nautical miles northeast of Lake Worth.
  7 nautical miles northeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.

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AMZ650-670-231500-
Coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL out
20 NM-
Waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
932 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 4 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers late in
the evening...then a slight chance of showers after midnight.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers in the morning. A slight chance of
thunderstorms. Showers likely in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
south southwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 6 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Showers likely in the morning. A slight chance of thunderstorms
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to west
southwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
A slight chance of showers in the evening.
.SATURDAY...West northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a light
chop. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...North northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a light
chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
A chance of showers.

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AMZ651-671-231500-
Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL from 20 to 60 NM
excluding the territorial waters of Bahamas-
932 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...East southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
A slight chance of showers.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters smooth. Showers likely and
a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely
in the morning. A slight chance of thunderstorms through the
day. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet
along the coast and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet in the
Gulf Stream. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers after midnight.
.SATURDAY...West northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet along the coast and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet
in the Gulf Stream. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers.
.SUNDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet along
the coast and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet in the Gulf
Stream. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet in the
afternoon. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of
showers.

$$

AMZ630-231500-
Biscayne Bay-
932 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers late in the
evening.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 knots. Bay waters
smooth. Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.SATURDAY...West northwest winds around 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop.
.MONDAY...North northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A chance of showers.

$$

GMZ656-657-231500-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
932 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast winds around 5 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. A chance of showers after midnight.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
southwest in the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers
in the morning. A slight chance of thunderstorms through the
day. Showers likely in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 knots becoming south after
midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Showers likely in the evening. A
slight chance of thunderstorms through the night. A chance of
showers after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots
nearshore and north northeast 10 to 15 knots offshore. Seas
around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.

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GMZ676-231500-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
932 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 7 seconds becoming 2 seconds after midnight. A
chance of showers after midnight.
.THURSDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Showers likely in the evening.
A slight chance of thunderstorms through the night. A chance of
showers after midnight.
.FRIDAY...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 4 seconds. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A
slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Seas
2 to 3 feet. A slight chance of showers.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet.
.MONDAY...North northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet.

$$

AMZ610-231500-
Lake Okeechobee-
932 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Lake
waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop. A
chance of showers in the morning. A slight chance of
thunderstorms. Showers likely in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 knots becoming east
northeast after midnight. Lake waters smooth. Showers likely in
the evening. A slight chance of thunderstorms through the night.
A chance of showers after midnight.
.FRIDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest
in the afternoon. Lake waters a light chop. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop.
.SATURDAY...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth.
.SUNDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots. Lake waters smooth.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
A slight chance of showers.

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Baxter


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