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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
825 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

Gulf coastal waters from Bonita Beach to the mouth of the
Suwannee River out to 60 NM.

Important notice to mariners...marine forecasts are issued at least
four times a day. Boaters on extended trips should routinely monitor
subsequent forecast issuances and updates for the latest marine
weather information.

The wave heights are forecast as significant wave height which
is the average of the highest one-third of the waves.
The highest waves may rarely be twice the significant wave height.
The winds and seas near thunderstorms may be higher than forecast.

GMZ800-280915-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
825 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will keep light winds and seas over the
coastal waters for Friday and Saturday...with no headlines expected.
A frontal boundary will approach the region on Sunday...bringing
increasing shower and thunderstorm chances to the area into early
next week.

$$

GMZ830-280915-
Tampa Bay waters-
825 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland
waters smooth.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Numerous thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Numerous thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Numerous thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Numerous thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ836-280915-
Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound-
825 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...West winds around 5 knots then becoming north
late in the evening, then becoming east around 5 knots after
midnight then becoming south toward morning. Bay and inland waters
smooth.
.FRIDAY...South winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest in the
afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Numerous thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Numerous thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland waters
smooth. Numerous thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ856-280915-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
825 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
south after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
smooth.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop. Numerous thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Numerous thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Numerous thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ876-280915-
Waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 to 60 NM-
825 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...West winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
toward morning. Seas 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Numerous thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Numerous thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Numerous thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Numerous thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ853-280915-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
825 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
southwest toward morning. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
smooth.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop. Numerous thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. Numerous thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Numerous thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. Numerous thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Numerous thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ873-280915-
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM-
825 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...West winds around 10 knots diminishing to around
5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Scattered thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Scattered
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Scattered
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Numerous thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Numerous thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Numerous thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Widespread thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ850-280915-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
825 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a moderate chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop. Numerous thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots then becoming
southeast after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Numerous thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Numerous thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around
15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. Numerous thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Numerous thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ870-280915-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
825 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet.
Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Numerous
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots then becoming
southeast after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Numerous thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Numerous thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around
15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Numerous thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...South winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Numerous
thunderstorms.

$$



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