Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1049 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

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-GMZ606-010330-
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-
1049 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.SYNOPSIS....A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS TODAY ALLOWING FOR
THE WINDS TO SWING FROM A WESTERLY DIRECTION THIS MORNING TO A
NORTHWEST DIRECTION BY TONIGHT AS WIND SPEEDS INCREASE TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS. ANOTHER STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS SOUTH FLORIDA
ON SATURDAY INCREASING THE WIND SPEEDS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS. SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORIES WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED THIS WEEKEND...AND FOR
ATLANTIC WATERS...HAZARDOUS MARINE CONDITIONS MAY PREVAIL WELL
INTO NEXT WEEK.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...SEAS WILL BUILD TO 7 FEET ON SATURDAY
BEFORE CONTINUING TO INCREASE TO 10 FEET BY SATURDAY NIGHT.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
OCT 29, 2014 AT 1200 UTC...

  6 NAUTICAL MILES SOUTH SOUTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
  8 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
  4 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF LAKE WORTH.
  3 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

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AMZ650-670-010330-
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-
1049 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.REST OF TODAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST
TO WEST NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
6 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO
10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. EAST
SWELL AROUND 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET. EAST NORTHEAST SWELL AROUND
3 FEET IN THE MORNING. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO
8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

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AMZ651-671-010330-
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-
1049 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST
TO WEST NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
5 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...WEST NORTHWEST 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
5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS
7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL AROUND
3 FEET IN THE MORNING. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN
EXPOSED AREAS.

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AMZ630-010330-
BISCAYNE BAY-
1049 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY.

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GMZ656-657-010330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
1049 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.REST OF TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
5 FEET OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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GMZ676-010330-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
1049 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 15 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 14 FEET SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.

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AMZ610-010330-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
1049 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.REST OF TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.SATURDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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