Coastal Waters Forecast
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FZUS54 KMOB 182143
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
343 PM CST THU DEC 18 2014

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.

GMZ600-190945-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
BAYS AND COASTAL WATERWAYS-
343 PM CST THU DEC 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK SURFACE LOW WILL MOVE ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF
FRIDAY INTO EARLY SATURDAY...RESULTING IN NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS
INCREASING ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS WITH A SLIGHT BUILD IN SEAS. THE
LOW WEAKENS WITH A SURFACE TROUGH LINGERING SOUTH OF THE MARINE AREA
OVER THE WEEKEND. A SOUTHERLY FLOW DEVELOPS MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY
AHEAD OF ANOTHER APPROACHING COLD FRONT. THE FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE
MARINE AREA ON TUESDAY...WITH A STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW DEVELOPING
TUESDAY NIGHT.

$$

GMZ630-190945-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
343 PM CST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST AROUND
5 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 7 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT INCREASING TO 7 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE NIGHT. SMOOTH
BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO 11 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. RAIN.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR LESS. SMOOTH. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...WINDS VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR LESS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ631-632-190945-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
343 PM CST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST AROUND
5 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 7 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT INCREASING TO 7 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE NIGHT. SMOOTH
BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 9 TO 12 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 9 TO
12 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP. RAIN LIKELY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 19 KNOTS. CHOPPY. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ633-190945-
PERDIDO BAY-
343 PM CST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
7 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 7 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN
THE NIGHT. SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 8 TO 11 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. RAIN
LIKELY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SMOOTH. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...WINDS VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR LESS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ634-190945-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
343 PM CST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
5 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 6 TO 9 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 7 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. RAIN
LIKELY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SMOOTH. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...WINDS VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR LESS. SMOOTH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS. CHOPPY. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ635-190945-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
343 PM CST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
5 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 6 TO 9 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 7 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SMOOTH. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...WINDS VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR LESS. SMOOTH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS. CHOPPY. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ650-655-190945-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
343 PM CST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS INCREASING TO 8 TO 11 KNOTS
LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 11 TO
14 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. RAIN
LIKELY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 9 TO 12 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...WINDS VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 21 TO 24 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ670-675-190945-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
343 PM CST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS INCREASING TO 8 TO 11 KNOTS
LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 11 TO
14 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. RAIN LIKELY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
13 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

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