Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
1019 AM EST Thu Nov 23 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-GMZ606-240415-
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-
1019 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A developing low pressure system across the Gulf is
expected to approach and move across the Florida peninsula
through the end of the week, bringing moderate south-
southwesterly winds. Gusty southwesterly winds are expected in
the wake of the low on Friday, becoming west-northwest into the
weekend behind an associated cold front. This system is expected
to bring numerous showers and a few thunderstorms into Friday.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...none.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Nov 23, 2017 at 1200 UTC...

  1 nautical miles northeast of Fowey Rocks.
  7 nautical miles east of Port Everglades.
  9 nautical miles southeast of Lake Worth.
  5 nautical miles east of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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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-
1019 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Numerous
showers and scattered thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Numerous
showers and scattered thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 8 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely
and a chance of thunderstorms in the morning...then a chance of
showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west
northwest after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas
to 6 feet. Period 8 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms late in
the evening.
.SATURDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
A slight chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers.

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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-
1019 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Scattered
showers with isolated thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Scattered showers with isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely
and a chance of thunderstorms in the morning...then a chance of
showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 8 seconds. Intracoastal
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers late in the
evening.
.SATURDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a light
chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas
2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters
light chop.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.

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Biscayne Bay-
1019 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TODAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. Scattered showers with isolated thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. Scattered showers with isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
A slight chance of showers.

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Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
1019 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Period
4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning...then a
slight chance of showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.

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Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
1019 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Numerous showers and scattered
thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Numerous showers and scattered
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 5 seconds. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms in the morning...then a slight chance of showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 5 seconds.
.SATURDAY...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 3 feet. A slight chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas
2 to 3 feet.

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Lake Okeechobee-
1019 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots becoming west northwest after midnight. Lake
waters a light chop. Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms
late in the evening...then scattered showers with isolated
thunderstorms after midnight.
.FRIDAY...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers late in the evening.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds around 5 knots. Lake
waters smooth.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.

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