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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
932 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 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.

GMZ800-230930-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
932 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will remain over the region through early
next week with rather light winds shifting onshore and increasing
some near the coast each afternoon as the sea breeze develops. During
this timeframe, the only marine concern will be locally gusty winds
and rough seas in and near any thunderstorms that move out over the
waters.

$$

GMZ830-230930-
Tampa Bay waters-
932 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds around 5 knots increasing to around
10 knots toward morning. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Numerous thunderstorms late in the evening, then isolated
thunderstorms after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots then becoming south
around 5 knots late in the evening, then becoming southeast after
midnight. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest
late in the evening, then becoming east around 5 knots after
midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
toward morning. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered
thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered
thunderstorms. Numerous showers in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered
thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...South winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest late
in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Numerous showers and
scattered thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ836-230930-
Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound-
932 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters
a light chop.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds around 5 knots then becoming east around
5 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest
late in the evening, then becoming east after midnight. Bay and
inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest late in
the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered
thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered
thunderstorms. Numerous showers in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 5 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming west late in
the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Numerous showers and
scattered thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ856-230930-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
932 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming south late
in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a light
chop.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds around 5 knots then becoming southeast
around 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming south
around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
.SUNDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots then becoming east around
10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming south around
5 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots then becoming east after
midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming west late in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ876-230930-
Waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 to 60 NM-
932 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Isolated thunderstorms late in the evening.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Isolated thunderstorms in the morning.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Isolated thunderstorms
after midnight.
.SUNDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Scattered
thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered
thunderstorms in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ853-230930-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
932 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms late in the evening,
then isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 15 knots then becoming south 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
southeast after midnight, then increasing to around 10 knots toward
morning. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest
late in the evening, then becoming east around 5 knots after
midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated
thunderstorms in the evening.
.SUNDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest late in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
northeast after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
smooth. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
smooth. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...South winds around 5 knots then becoming west late in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ873-230930-
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM-
932 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to
around 15 knots toward morning. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms in the morning.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming south
around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots then becoming west
late in the evening, then becoming northeast around 5 knots after
midnight. Seas 2 feet. Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
.SUNDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots then becoming northeast
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated thunderstorms in the
evening, then scattered thunderstorms after midnight.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest
late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ850-230930-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
932 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast winds around 5 knots increasing to
around 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...South winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest late
in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a light
chop.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots then becoming west
around 5 knots late in the evening, then becoming southeast after
midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY...South winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
around 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters
a light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters smooth.
.SUNDAY...North winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
5 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
smooth. Scattered thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
northeast around 5 knots toward morning. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters smooth. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming west late in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming south
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms. Numerous showers in the afternoon.

$$

GMZ870-230930-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
932 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds around 5 knots then becoming
southeast around 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms late in the evening, then scattered thunderstorms
after midnight.
.FRIDAY...South winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms in the morning.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...North winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming north
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming west late in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming south
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...South winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.

$$


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