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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida...UPDATED
National Weather Service Miami FL
940 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

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-GMZ606-280000-
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-
940 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS...
Weakening ridge will keep winds southeasterly through the end of
the week, before veering more south-southwesterly into the weekend
as a front sags into North Florida. Isolated to widely scattered
showers and thunderstorms will be possible over the next several
days. Seas will be 3 feet or less.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...None.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Jul 27, 2017 at 1200 UTC...

  9 nautical miles east of Fowey Rocks.
 16 nautical miles east of Port Everglades.
 14 nautical miles east of Lake Worth.
 19 nautical miles east southeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.

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AMZ650-670-280000-
Coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL out
20 NM-
Waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
940 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.REST OF TODAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the
coast to south 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around
2 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers late in the evening. A slight chance of
thunderstorms through the night. A chance of showers after
midnight.
.SATURDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast
to south southwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas
around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
west 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and thunderstorms
likely.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and
thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet along the coast and 2 to 3 feet in the Gulf Stream.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and thunderstorms
likely.

$$

AMZ651-671-280000-
Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL from 20 to 60 NM
excluding the territorial waters of Bahamas-
940 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.REST OF TODAY...East southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms late in the evening...then
a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.FRIDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
south southeast 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers late in the evening. A slight chance of
thunderstorms through the night. A chance of showers after
midnight.
.SATURDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast
to south southwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas
around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then a slight chance
of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
west 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and thunderstorms
likely.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and
thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

$$

AMZ630-280000-
Biscayne Bay-
940 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.REST OF TODAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.FRIDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after
midnight.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...
then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ656-657-280000-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
940 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots becoming west
southwest. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...North northeast winds around 5 knots becoming east
northeast after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of
thunderstorms and a slight chance of showers after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west southwest.
Seas less than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms through the
day.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds around 5 knots becoming south
southeast after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
2 seconds. Bay and inland waters smooth. A chance of showers and
a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then a slight chance
of showers and thunderstorms. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms late in the evening.
.SUNDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore and west
southwest 10 to 15 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore and
southwest around 10 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

$$

GMZ676-280000-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
940 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.REST OF TODAY...East southeast winds around 5 knots becoming
south southwest. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 3 seconds.
.TONIGHT...North winds around 5 knots becoming east after
midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. A chance of
thunderstorms and a slight chance of showers after midnight.
.FRIDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north
northeast. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds around 5 knots becoming
south after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms after
midnight.
.SATURDAY...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms.

$$

AMZ610-280000-
Lake Okeechobee-
940 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.REST OF TODAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
in the morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A slight chance of thunderstorms late in the
evening. A slight chance of showers through the night.
.FRIDAY...South southwest winds around 5 knots becoming west
northwest. Lake waters smooth. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest
after midnight. Lake waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
a slight chance of thunderstorms late in the evening...then a
slight chance of showers after midnight.
.SATURDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
Showers and thunderstorms likely.

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