Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA BIG BEND AND EASTERN PANHANDLE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
351 AM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

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.

GMZ700-291430-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
351 AM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

.SYNOPSIS...WITH A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE NEAR THE AREA...WINDS WILL
MAINLY BE LESS THAN 15 KNOTS WITH SIGNIFICANT WAVES LESS THAN 3
FEET THROUGH THE WEEK. WINDS AND CHOP WILL TEND TO BE A LITTLE
HIGHER NEAR THE COAST EACH AFTERNOON AS THE DAILY SEA BREEZE
DEVELOPS.

$$

GMZ730-750-755-765-770-775-291430-
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-
351 AM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 KNOTS BY
AFTERNOON...AND AROUND 15 KNOTS MID TO LATE AFTERNOON IN APALACHEE
BAY. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH...BECOMING A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS IN APALACHEE BAY EARLY THIS
EVENING...OTHERWISE WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING ONSHORE
10 KNOTS NEAR THE COAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH...BECOMING A
LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 KNOTS...BECOMING ONSHORE 10 KNOTS NEAR
THE COAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT. DOMINANT PERIOD 4
SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
TO 2 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

FOURNIER



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