Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
915 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 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.

GMZ700-220830-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
915 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS...MARINERS CAN EXPECT EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS THROUGH
MUCH OF THE FORECAST PERIOD...WITH OCCASIONAL HEADLINE
CONDITIONS...AS A SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE DOMINATES THE WEATHER
PATTERN OVER MUCH OF THE EASTERN UNITED STATES. WINDS SHOULD BE
FAIRLY LIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT HOWEVER...BEFORE BEGINNING TO
INCREASE ON TUESDAY.

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GMZ730-750-755-765-770-775-220830-
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-
915 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.OVERNIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST LATE
TONIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.MONDAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS OFFSHORE 4 TO 5 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 6 FEET. SEAS
NEARSHORE 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS
CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS OFFSHORE 4 TO 5
FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 6 FEET. SEAS NEARSHORE 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS OFFSHORE 3 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET.
SEAS NEARSHORE 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET...EXCEPT AROUND 4 FEET WELL OFFSHORE. PROTECTED WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

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