Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA BIG BEND AND EASTERN PANHANDLE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
320 AM EDT THU MAY 28 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 SEAS...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE
AVERAGE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE SEAS.

GMZ700-281530-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
320 AM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS...RELATIVELY LIGHT EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL PERSIST
OVER THE FORECAST PERIOD...WITH SEAS GENERALLY 3 FEET OR LESS. THE
WINDS SHOULD FOLLOW A DAILY PATTERN RELATED TO THE SEA BREEZE
CIRCULATION...BECOMING STRONGER AND SHIFTING ONSHORE NEAR THE
COAST IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCES OF SHOWERS AND STORMS SHOULD
GRADUALLY INCREASE...PARTICULARLY AFTER THE WEEKEND.

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GMZ730-750-755-765-770-775-281530-
APALACHEE BAY OR COASTAL WATERS FROM KEATON BEACH TO OCHLOCKONEE
RIVER FL OUT TO 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH OUT 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-
320 AM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS
SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS...TURNING ONSHORE NEAR THE
COAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5
SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS...TURNING ONSHORE NEAR THE
COAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5
SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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