Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
1020 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

GMZ600-271530-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
MOBILE BAY-
1020 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT APPROACHING FROM THE WEST MOVES ACROSS THE
MARINE AREA TONIGHT WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE SOUTHERLY WINDS SWITCHING
TO A STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONTAL PASSAGE.
OFFSHORE FLOW GRADUALLY DIMINISHES THROUGH SATURDAY WITH A LIGHT
ONSHORE FLOW DEVELOPING BY SUNDAY WHICH CONTINUES THROUGH TUESDAY.

$$

GMZ630-271530-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
1020 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM CDT FRIDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25
KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING ROUGH. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. ROUGH BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.

$$

GMZ631-632-271530-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
1020 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM CDT FRIDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25
KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING ROUGH. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 13 TO 18
KNOTS. ROUGH BECOMING CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. CHOPPY...THEN BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.

$$

GMZ633-271530-
PERDIDO BAY-
1020 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM CDT FRIDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 18 TO 23
KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP...THEN BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 13 TO 18
KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING
EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NORTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. CHOPPY...THEN BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP
BECOMING SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST.
SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.

$$

GMZ634-271530-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
1020 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM CDT FRIDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SMOOTH...THEN BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 13 TO 18
KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 3 TO 8
KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.

$$

GMZ635-271530-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
1020 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM CDT FRIDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 18 TO 23
KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING CHOPPY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. CHOPPY...THEN BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 3 TO 8
KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST.
SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.

$$

GMZ650-655-271530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
1020 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM CDT FRIDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25
KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS THEN AROUND 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ670-675-271530-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1020 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM CDT FRIDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25
KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 18 TO 23
KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 13 TO
18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

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