Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
339 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

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-GMZ606-260930-
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-
339 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO SETTLE ACROSS SOUTH
FLORIDA THIS AFTERNOON AND THEN SHIFT EAST INTO THE ATLANTIC
TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN MOVE ACROSS THE SOUTH FLORIDA
WATERS ON MONDAY WITH STRONG HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING BEHIND THE
FRONT MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY. THIS HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN
WEAKEN AND SHIFT INTO THE ATLANTIC ON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...SEAS WILL BUILD TO 6 TO 9 FEET BEGINNING MONDAY
NIGHT.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
JAN 23, 2015 AT 1200 UTC...

  4 NAUTICAL MILES SOUTH SOUTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
  5 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
  7 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
  7 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

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AMZ650-670-260930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL OUT
20 NM-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 60 NM-
339 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...ALONG THE COAST...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BECOMING WEST NORTHWEST AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. IN THE GULF STREAM...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS ALONG THE
COAST TO WEST NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 10 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
ALONG THE COAST AND 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET
IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS ALONG THE
COAST TO WEST NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 9 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE
COAST TO EAST NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND
4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. ALONG THE COAST...SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. IN THE GULF STREAM...
SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS SMOOTH.

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AMZ651-671-260930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF THE BAHAMAS-
339 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 2 TO
3 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...ALONG THE COAST...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BECOMING WEST NORTHWEST AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. IN THE GULF STREAM...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
9 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
ALONG THE COAST AND 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET
IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
8 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET ALONG
THE COAST AND 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET IN THE
GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ630-260930-
BISCAYNE BAY-
339 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST NORTHWEST
AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
BAY WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

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GMZ656-657-260930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
339 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...NEARSHORE...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. OFFSHORE...
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET
OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND WEST NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS
OFFSHORE. NEARSHORE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
6 FEET. OFFSHORE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
6 FEET BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET
IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH
IN EXPOSED AREAS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS OFFSHORE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET NEARSHORE AND
8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND
NORTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET NEARSHORE
AND 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS NEARSHORE
AND NORTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
NEARSHORE AND 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET
OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND NORTH
NORTHEAST AROUND 15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE
AND 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND
NORTHEAST AROUND 15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE
AND 2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO
3 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ676-260930-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
339 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 14 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO
10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.

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AMZ610-260930-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
339 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST NORTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.

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