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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
338 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

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-GMZ606-280815-
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-
338 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS...
Weakening ridge will keep winds southeasterly through the end of
the week, before veering more south-southwesterly into the weekend
as a front sags into North Florida. Isolated to widely scattered
showers and thunderstorms will be possible over the next several
days. Seas will be 3 feet or less.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...None.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Jul 27, 2017 at 1200 UTC...

  9 nautical miles east of Fowey Rocks.
 16 nautical miles east of Port Everglades.
 14 nautical miles east of Lake Worth.
 19 nautical miles east southeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.

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Coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL out
20 NM-
Waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
338 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TONIGHT...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers after midnight.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then a slight chance
of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms through the night.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
southwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
west southwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and
thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and thunderstorms
likely.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and
thunderstorms likely.
.TUESDAY...Winds south southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and
thunderstorms likely.

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Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL from 20 to 60 NM
excluding the territorial waters of Bahamas-
338 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms through the night.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then a slight chance
of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers in the evening...then a chance of
showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
southwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then a
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
west southwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Winds southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and
thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and
thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and thunderstorms
likely.

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Biscayne Bay-
338 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers in the evening...then a chance
of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south in the
afternoon. Bay waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Bay waters
smooth. A slight chance of showers through the night.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...South southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...South winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth.
Showers and thunderstorms likely.

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Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
338 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TONIGHT...North northwest winds around 5 knots becoming east
northeast after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
2 seconds. Bay and inland waters smooth. A slight chance of
showers.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots becoming west in the
afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
east southeast after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers
after midnight.
.SATURDAY...South southwest winds around 5 knots becoming west
in the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning...then a slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to
10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...
then a chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore
and south southwest around 10 knots offshore. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

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Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
338 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TONIGHT...North winds around 5 knots becoming east after
midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. A slight
chance of showers in the evening...then a chance of showers
after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots becoming west in the
afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North northwest winds around 5 knots becoming
west southwest after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
3 seconds. A chance of showers after midnight.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning...then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in
the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in
the evening...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after
midnight.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds around 10 knots.
Seas 2 to 3 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

$$

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Lake Okeechobee-
338 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers through the night.
.FRIDAY...South southwest winds around 5 knots becoming west in
the afternoon. Lake waters smooth. A slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the morning...then showers and
thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots. Lake waters smooth. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then a
slight chance of showers after midnight.
.SATURDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
through the night.
.SUNDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...South southwest winds around 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

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