Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZUS52 KTAE 010816
CWFTAE

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
316 AM EST SUN FEB 1 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.

GMZ700-011530-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
316 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS...ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY THROUGH MONDAY BOTH
AHEAD OF AND BEHIND A COLD FRONT ACROSS MOST OF THE AREA. STRONG
SOUTHERLY WINDS AHEAD OF THE FRONT TODAY WILL SHIFT TO THE
NORTHWEST BEHIND THE FRONT ON MONDAY WITH SEAS OF 5 TO 7 FEET
ACROSS MOST OF THE AREA. SOME IMPROVEMENT IS EXPECTED FOR TUESDAY
BEFORE ANOTHER INCREASE IN WINDS AND SEAS IS POSSIBLE BY MID TO
LATE WEEK AS ANOTHER AREA OF LOW PRESSURE MOVES THROUGH THE
REGION.

$$

GMZ750-755-770-775-011530-
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-
316 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

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

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...WEST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 9
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 8 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY BECOMING A
LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH INCREASING TO A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP INCREASING TO CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ730-765-011530-
APALACHEE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
316 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE LATE EVENING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP INCREASING TO
CHOPPY...THEN BECOMING A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP LATE. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP INCREASING TO CHOPPY...THEN BECOMING A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A
LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. RAIN LIKELY.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH INCREASING TO A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP
IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

DVD




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.