Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
955 AM EDT THU APR 24 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-GMZ606-250215-
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-
955 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE WILL KEEP LIGHT WINDS AND DIMINISHING
SEAS ACROSS THE SOUTH FLORIDA WATERS INTO THE WEEKEND. SOUTHEASTERLY
WINDS WILL INCREASE TOWARD THE BEGINNING OF NEXT WEEK AS THE HIGH
MOVES EAST.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NONE.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
APR 23, 2014 AT 1200 UTC...

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

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

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AMZ650-670-250215-
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-
955 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
6 TO 11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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AMZ651-671-250215-
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-
955 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH SOUTHEAST
6 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
SOUTHWEST 5 TO 9 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS LIGHT
CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO
14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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AMZ630-250215-
BISCAYNE BAY-
955 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.REST OF TODAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHEAST. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
WEST 5 TO 8 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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GMZ656-657-250215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
955 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.REST OF TODAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING EAST SOUTHEAST
5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SEAS LESS
THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS LESS
THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHEAST 5 TO 7 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ676-250215-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
955 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.REST OF TODAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTH AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING
BECOMING VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS
THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHEAST 5 TO 7 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

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AMZ610-250215-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
955 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.REST OF TODAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
7 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS LIGHT
CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS LIGHT
CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHEAST 5 TO 8 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO
11 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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