Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
332 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

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.

GMZ700-271430-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
332 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS...CAUTION LEVEL EASTERLY WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH
THROUGH THE MORNING HOURS WITH WINDS EXPECTED TO DROP BELOW
CAUTION LEVELS BY LATE MORNING. LIGHTER WINDS AND SEAS ARE THEN
EXPECTED TO PREVAIL THROUGH THE WEEKEND WITH WINDS GRADUALLY
VEERING TO ONSHORE.

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GMZ730-750-755-765-770-775-271430-
APALACHEE BAY-
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 FL 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-
332 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS EXERCISE CAUTION THROUGH THE LATE MORNING
HOURS...

.TODAY...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY BECOMING
A LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING WEST OF APALACHICOLA.
.TONIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A
LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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