Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
447 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

GULF COASTAL WATERS DESTIN TO PASCAGOULA OUT 60 NM

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ600-022200-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
BAYS AND COASTAL WATERWAYS-
447 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE OF SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE NORTH AND EAST OF THE
MARINE AREA TODAY WILL DRIFT EAST OFF THE US ATLANTIC COAST THROUGH
EARLY FRIDAY AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE MARINE AREA FROM THE
WEST. THE COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS LATE FRIDAY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...WITH STRONG HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING IN ITS
WAKE. CURRENT LIGHT ONSHORE FLOW BECOMES MODERATE BY FRIDAY NIGHT AS
THE FRONT MOVES ACROSS THE MARINE AREA...THEN STRONG OFFSHORE
IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT SATURDAY. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES WILL LIKELY
BE REQURED THIS WEEKEND.

$$

GMZ630-022200-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
447 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 14 TO
17 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING
CHOPPY IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 11 TO
14 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHOPPY BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 6 TO
9 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ631-632-022200-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
447 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 17 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING
CHOPPY IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 17 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 12 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHOPPY BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ633-022200-
PERDIDO BAY-
447 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS INCREASING TO 8 TO 11 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 16 TO
19 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING
CHOPPY IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 17 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 12 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHOPPY BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 7 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ634-022200-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
447 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS INCREASING TO 8 TO 11 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
18 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING
CHOPPY IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 12 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHOPPY BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 6 TO
9 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ635-022200-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
447 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 7 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 14 TO
17 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING
CHOPPY IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 12 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHOPPY BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ650-022200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
447 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 18 TO
23 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 13 TO
16 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 9 TO
12 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ655-022200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
447 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS INCREASING TO 8 TO 11 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 18 TO
21 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 21 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 13 TO
16 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 9 TO
12 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ670-022200-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
447 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 18 TO
23 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 23 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 18 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
11 TO 14 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ675-022200-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
447 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
18 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 18 TO 23 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 19 TO 23 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
18 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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