Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
347 AM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

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-GMZ606-261630-
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-
347 AM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS...MARINE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO SLOWLY IMPROVE
ACROSS THE LOCAL WATERS. EASTERLY FLOW WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE,
HOWEVER, WINDS OF 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY THIS MORNING WILL KEEP
EXERCISE CAUTION CRITERIA OVER THE LOCAL ATLANTIC WATERS. WINDS
AND SEAS WILL CONTINUE TO SUBSIDE EARLY THIS WEEK AS HIGH
PRESSURE AND DRIER WEATHER PREVAIL.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...WINDS OF 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY THIS MORNING
THEN SLOWLY SUBSIDING.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
MAR 25, 2017 AT 1200 UTC...

 10 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
  9 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
 16 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
 17 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.


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AMZ650-670-261630-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL OUT
20 NM-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
347 AM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION EARLY MORNING...

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY MORNING SUBSIDING TO 10
TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO EAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...ALONG THE COAST, VARIABLE WINDS 5 KNOTS OR LESS
BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. IN THE GULF
STREAM, EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ651-671-261630-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM
EXCLUDING THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF BAHAMAS-
347 AM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION EARLY MORNING...

.TODAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY MORNING
BECOMING 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 5 FEET. PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ630-261630-
BISCAYNE BAY-
347 AM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION EARLY MORNING...

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ656-657-261630-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE FL OUT 20 NM-
347 AM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH SOUTHEAST IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH SOUTHWEST IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
NORTHEAST LATE IN THE EVENING. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS
THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ676-261630-
WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
347 AM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH SOUTHEAST IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH NORTHWEST IN
THE EVENING. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN
THE MORNING. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS
THAN 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
EAST SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.

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AMZ610-261630-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
347 AM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TODAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

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