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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
404 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

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-GMZ606-091730-
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-
404 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH AND EAST OF THE AREA THIS
MORNING...BRINGING HAZARDOUS...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS TO NEAR GALE
FORCE IN ITS WAKE. A NORTHEAST SWELL ON ATLANTIC WATERS WILL
GRADUALLY SUBSIDE THROUGH TONIGHT. WINDS AND SEAS WILL ALSO
DIMINISH WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY. THE NEXT COLD FRONT WILL LIKELY
BRING HAZARDOUS MARINE CONDITIONS AGAIN BY SATURDAY NIGHT AND
SUNDAY.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NORTHWEST WIND OF 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH
HIGHER GUSTS THROUGH THIS EVENING. SEAS OF 8 TO 10 FEET INTO
WEDNESDAY.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
FEB 09, 2016 AT 1200 UTC...


THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

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AMZ670-091730-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 60 NM-
404 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO
8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

AMZ650-091730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL OUT
20 NM-
404 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

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

.TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS INCREASING TO
12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL AROUND
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. NORTH
NORTHEAST SWELL AROUND 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. NORTH
NORTHEAST SWELL AROUND 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ671-091730-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF THE BAHAMAS-
404 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.

$$

AMZ651-091730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL OUT 20 NM-
404 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

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

.TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST 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.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ630-091730-
BISCAYNE BAY-
404 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

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

.TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ656-657-091730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
404 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST 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. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY IN
EXPOSED AREAS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. 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. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ676-091730-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
404 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 14 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO
8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS
4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.

$$

AMZ610-091730-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
404 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

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

.TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS ROUGH.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN
THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

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