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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
832 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

Gulf coastal waters from Bonita Beach to the mouth of the
Suwannee River out to 60 NM.

Important notice to mariners...marine forecasts are issued at least
four times a day. Boaters on extended trips should routinely monitor
subsequent forecast issuances and updates for the latest marine
weather information.

The wave heights are forecast as significant wave height which
is the average of the highest one-third of the waves.
The highest waves may rarely be twice the significant wave height.
The winds and seas near thunderstorms may be higher than forecast.

GMZ800-270930-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
832 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure in place will keep light winds and seas in
place for the next several days with no headlines expected. A
frontal boundary will approach the region on Sunday...with
increasing rain chances over the waters for the weekend and into
early next week

$$

GMZ830-270930-
Tampa Bay waters-
832 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots then becoming
north around 5 knots after midnight, then becoming northeast toward
morning. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Isolated thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A
slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A
slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Thunderstorms likely.

$$

GMZ836-270930-
Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound-
832 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...North winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 5 knots toward morning. Bay and inland waters smooth.
.THURSDAY...South winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
around 10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots then becoming northeast
around 5 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A
slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
around 10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. A slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. A slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Thunderstorms likely.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Thunderstorms likely.

$$

GMZ856-270930-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
832 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...North winds around 10 knots then becoming east
around 5 knots toward morning. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
light chop.
.THURSDAY...South winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
northeast after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
smooth. A slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
around 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots diminishing to around
5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Thunderstorms likely.

$$

GMZ876-270930-
Waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 to 60 NM-
832 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming west in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
northeast after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. A slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...South winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. A chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. A
chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. A
slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. A
slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. A chance of
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A
chance of thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Thunderstorms likely.

$$

GMZ853-270930-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
832 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...North winds around 10 knots diminishing to around
5 knots toward morning. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light
chop.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming west in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Bay and inland waters smooth. A slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. A slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Thunderstorms likely.

$$

GMZ873-270930-
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM-
832 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots diminishing to
around 5 knots toward morning. Seas 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. A
slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. A slight
chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. A
chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. A chance of
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. A chance
of thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. A chance of
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A
chance of thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Thunderstorms likely.

$$

GMZ850-270930-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
832 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...West winds around 10 knots then becoming
southwest around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop. A chance of thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds around 15 knots then becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. Thunderstorms likely.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots then becoming south
after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Thunderstorms likely.

$$

GMZ870-270930-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
832 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...West winds around 10 knots diminishing to around
5 knots toward morning. Seas 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Isolated thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. A chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. A
chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. A
chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance
of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A
chance of thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots then becoming south
after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Thunderstorms likely.

$$


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