Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
138 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

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-GMZ606-290615-
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-
138 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

HIGH PRESSURE WILL GRADUALLY SHIFT EASTWARD INTO THE WEEKEND...AS A
STATIONARY FRONT REMAINS OVER NORTH FLORIDA THROUGH SATURDAY. SOUTH
AND SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 15 KT OR LESS CAN BE ANTICIPATED.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...TROPICAL STORM ERIKA IS NOW FORECAST TO TAKE
A MORE WESTWARD TRACK. THERE IS STILL A THREAT OF TROPICAL STORM
FORCE WINDS AND RESULTING HAZARDOUS SEAS OVER THE WATERS FROM SUNDAY
THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY. THERE IS STILL UNCERTAINTY IN THE TRACK AND
FUTURE STRENGTH OF ERIKA...SO CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
AUG 27, 2015 AT 1200 UTC...

  4 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
 19 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
 15 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
 15 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

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AMZ650-670-290615-
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-
138 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TONIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO EAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. EAST WINDS 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO EAST
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 30 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO
9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 14 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS ROUGH. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. IN THE GULF STREAM...
GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. IN THE GULF STREAM...
GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY.

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AMZ651-671-290615-
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-
138 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TONIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SATURDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. EAST WINDS
15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. ALONG THE COAST...
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST NORTHEAST 35 TO
40 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 8 FEET BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
13 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. IN THE GULF STREAM...EAST WINDS 30 TO
35 KNOTS BECOMING 40 TO 45 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET BUILDING TO 13 TO 15 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 19 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO
50 KNOTS INCREASING TO 60 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS EXTREMELY ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SOUTH
SOUTHEAST WINDS 35 TO 40 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 KNOTS.
SEAS 12 TO 14 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 18 FEET ALONG THE
COAST AND 13 TO 15 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL TO 19 FEET IN THE GULF
STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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AMZ630-290615-
BISCAYNE BAY-
138 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TONIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. EAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING EAST NORTHEAST
35 TO 40 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
BAY WATERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. EAST WINDS
40 TO 50 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH SOUTHEAST 35 TO 45 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 65 KNOTS. BAY WATERS EXTREMELY ROUGH.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

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GMZ656-657-290615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
138 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND
NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS OFFSHORE.
SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN
THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. NEARSHORE...NORTH
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. OFFSHORE...NORTH NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. NORTH
NORTHWEST WINDS 35 TO 40 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 KNOTS
NEARSHORE AND NORTH NORTHWEST 30 TO 40 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 55 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS EXTREMELY ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. WEST
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

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GMZ676-290615-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
138 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. NORTH
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 30 TO 35 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN
1 FOOT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. WEST
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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AMZ610-290615-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
138 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TONIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. EAST WINDS
25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 KNOTS BECOMING 35 TO
40 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE
WATERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

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