Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
939 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 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-GMZ606-221430-
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-
939 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS...WINDS THROUGH WEDNESDAY ARE FORECAST TO GENERALLY BE
AROUND 10 KNOTS WITH SEAS FORECASTED TO BE GENERALLY AROUND 2 FEET.
THERE WILL BE NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS
THROUGHOUT THE REST OF THE WEEK. CURRENTLY THE WINDS COULD INCREASE
TO BREEZY CONDITIONS OUT OF THE NORTH NORTHEAST FRIDAY INTO EARLY
THIS WEEKEND WHICH COULD LEAD TO SEAS IN THE ATLANTIC TO BUILD TO
AROUND 7 FEET DURING THIS TIME. LOCALLY HIGHER WINDS AND WAVES
ARE POSSIBLE IN THUNDERSTORMS. A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE ACROSS
THE BAY OF CAMPECHE IS BEING MONITORED FOR POSSIBLE DEVELOPMENT
THROUGH THE WEEKEND...BUT AT THIS TIME THE LOW SHOULD STAY WELL
SOUTHWEST OF THE AREA.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NONE.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
OCT 20, 2014 AT 1200 UTC...

  3 NAUTICAL MILES SOUTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
  6 NAUTICAL MILES SOUTHEAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
  6 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
  5 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

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AMZ650-670-221430-
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-
939 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS ALONG THE
COAST TO SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST
TO NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO EAST NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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AMZ651-671-221430-
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-
939 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS SMOOTH. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WINDS NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND
5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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AMZ630-221430-
BISCAYNE BAY-
939 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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GMZ656-657-221430-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
939 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
0 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS NEARSHORE
AND EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
0 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND
EAST NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS NEARSHORE
AND EAST NORTHEAST AROUND 20 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND
NORTHEAST AROUND 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS
OFFSHORE. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND NORTH NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS OFFSHORE.
SEAS AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 5 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ676-221430-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
939 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND INCREASING TO 2 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS BECOMING 0 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

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AMZ610-221430-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
939 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

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