Coastal Waters Forecast
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FZUS52 KTAE 280331
CWFTAE

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1031 PM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

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

GMZ700-281200-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
1031 PM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS...ONGOING ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL LAST THROUGH SATURDAY
NIGHT. THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK...SEAS WILL HOVER AROUND 2
TO 4 FEET AS WINDS REMAIN ELEVATED IN ADVANCE OF THURSDAYS
MORNING`S FRONTAL PASSAGE. LATE IN THE WEEK SEAS COULD INCREASE TO
ADVISORY LEVELS AGAIN AS WINDS INCREASE BEHIND A COLD FRONT
THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

$$

GMZ750-755-770-775-281200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
20 NM-WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1031 PM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET NEAR
SHORE AND 4 TO 6 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 8 FEET WELL OFFSHORE.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET NEAR
SHORE AND 4 TO 6 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 8 FEET WELL OFFSHORE.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET NEAR SHORE AND 5 TO 7 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 9 FEET WELL OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5
SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.SUNDAY...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET NEAR SHORE
AND 3 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET WELL OFFSHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY BECOMING A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET NEAR SHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET FURTHER OFFSHORE.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3
TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ730-765-281200-
APALACHEE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
1031 PM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING AROUND 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3
SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

GODSEY/HARRIGAN






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