Coastal Waters Forecast
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FZUS54 KMOB 280329
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
1029 PM CDT THU APR 27 2017

GULF COASTAL WATERS DESTIN TO PASCAGOULA OUT 60 NM

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES.  INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.  WINDS AND SEAS WILL
BE HIGHER IN AND AROUND THUNDERSTORMS.

GMZ600-281530-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
MOBILE BAY-
1029 PM CDT THU APR 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS...MODERATE TO STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL LAST INTO SUNDAY AS
A SURFACE RIDGE BUILDS WEST OVER THE NORTHERN GULF COAST. ONSHORE
FLOW INCREASES IN ADVANCE OF AN APPROACHING FRONT. THE FRONT MOVES
ACROSS THE MARINE AREA BY EARLY MONDAY...BRINGING OFFSHORE FLOW FOR
MONDAY INTO MONDAY NIGHT. ONSHORE FLOW RETURNS FOR TUESDAY AS THE
SURFACE RIDGE REBUILDS WEST.

$$

GMZ630-281530-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
1029 PM CDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
18 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE IN THE EVENING, THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ631-632-281530-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
1029 PM CDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
18 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. ROUGH.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ633-281530-
PERDIDO BAY-
1029 PM CDT THU APR 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A MODERATE
CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. ROUGH.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ634-281530-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
1029 PM CDT THU APR 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 18 TO
23 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ635-281530-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
1029 PM CDT THU APR 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A LIGHT
CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. ROUGH. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ650-655-281530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
1029 PM CDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. SEAS 4 TO
5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ670-675-281530-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1029 PM CDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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