Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
947 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 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.

GMZ700-280900-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
947 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS...THERE WILL BE A MODEST INCREASE IN WESTERLY WINDS
TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY AS THE PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN THE
SUBTROPICAL RIDGE TO THE SOUTH AND AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT
TIGHTENS. WINDS WILL REACH EXERCISE CAUTION LEVELS AT TIMES
THROUGH TUESDAY...ESPECIALLY TONIGHT. WINDS WILL THEN SLOWLY
DIMINISH AND BECOME OFFSHORE TUESDAY NIGHT INTO THE MIDDLE OF
THE WEEK.

$$

GMZ730-750-755-765-770-775-280900-
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-
947 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST OVERNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4
FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY...WEST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO
5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY...WEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
LATE. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GODSEY/GOULD






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