Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
316 PM EDT TUE OCT 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.

GMZ700-220230-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
316 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS...OFFSHORE FLOW WILL PREVAIL FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.
WINDS AND SEAS WILL INCREASE ON WEDNESDAY AS ANOTHER DRY COLD
FRONT MOVES THROUGH. EXERCISE CAUTION CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE ON
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...ESPECIALLY FARTHER OFFSHORE.

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GMZ730-750-755-765-220230-
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-
316 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH INCREASING TO
A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP IN THE LATE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AROUND
10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A
LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH
INCREASING TO A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH LATE.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ770-775-220230-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
316 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3
SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO
5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

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