Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1026 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 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-GMZ606-300330-
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-
1026 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS...LIGHT EASTERLY WINDS WILL PREVAIL THROUGH MID WEEK.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE NEAR THE ATLANTIC
AND GULF COASTS DURING THE NIGHTS AND MORNINGS, BUT THE GREATER
COVERAGE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE OVER LAKE OKEECHOBEE DURING THE
AFTERNOONS.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NONE.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
MAY 28, 2016 AT 1200 UTC...

 12 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
 15 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
 15 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
 12 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

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AMZ650-670-300330-
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-
1026 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
NORTHEAST. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...ALONG THE COAST...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BECOMING SOUTH SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. IN THE GULF STREAM...
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ651-671-300330-
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-
1026 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST.
SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO
EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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AMZ630-300330-
BISCAYNE BAY-
1026 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
EAST. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MONDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ656-657-300330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE FL OUT 20 NM-
1026 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS
THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST NORTHWEST IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH SOUTHEAST IN
THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING WEST SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
EAST SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ676-300330-
WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1026 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.MONDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH NORTHEAST IN
THE EVENING. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
SOUTHEAST IN THE MORNING. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.

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AMZ610-300330-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
1026 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE EVENING.
.MONDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN
THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE MORNING
BECOMING VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING EAST
NORTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE EVENING. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST IN THE MORNING. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST
SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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