Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA BIG BEND AND EASTERN PANHANDLE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1026 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MOUTH OF THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN
OUT TO 60 NM.

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST
1/3 OF THE SEAS...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE
AVERAGE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE SEAS.

GMZ700-282030-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
1026 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS
THURSDAY WITH A BRIEF SURGE IN NORTHERLY WINDS BEHIND THE FRONT
THURSDAY NIGHT. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO PEAK AROUND 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BUT FALL BELOW CAUTIONARY LEVELS ON FRIDAY. SEAS WILL PEAK
AROUND 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ750-770-282030-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1026 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT. PROTECTED
WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 0 TO
1 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ730-755-765-775-282030-
APALACHEE BAY OR COASTAL WATERS FROM KEATON BEACH TO OCHLOCKONEE
RIVER FL OUT TO 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1026 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.
PROTECTED WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
FOOT. PROTECTED WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

BARRY/MOORE


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