Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
402 AM EST Fri Jan 19 2018

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-GMZ606-191815-
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-
402 AM EST Fri Jan 19 2018

.SYNOPSIS...Moderate northeast winds will persist through the
rest of today with subsiding seas. More favorable boating
conditions are expected into the weekend, though seas will remain
choppy over the local Atlantic as winds become east northeast.
There will be a slight chance of showers this weekend through
early next week.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots with seas
up to 5 to 6 feet.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Jan 15, 2018 at 1200 UTC...

 10 nautical miles east of Fowey Rocks.
 13 nautical miles east southeast of Port Everglades.
  6 nautical miles east of Lake Worth.
 12 nautical miles east southeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ650-670-191815-
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-
402 AM EST Fri Jan 19 2018

.TODAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet along the coast and 4 to 6 feet
with occasional to 8 feet in the Gulf Stream. Period 8 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to east
northeast 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 9 seconds. Intracoastal
waters a moderate chop.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to east
10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 9 seconds. Intracoastal waters
a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Winds east winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 7 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots along the coast to
east 15 to 20 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed
areas. A chance of showers.
.MONDAY...Winds east southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a
moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
southeast 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.TUESDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers.

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AMZ651-671-191815-
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-
402 AM EST Fri Jan 19 2018

.TODAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
east northeast 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to
3 feet along the coast and 4 to 6 feet with occasional to 8 feet
in the Gulf Stream. Period 8 seconds. Intracoastal waters a
moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
east northeast 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet along the coast and 3 to
5 feet with occasional to 6 feet in the Gulf Stream. Period
8 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.SATURDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 9 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers
.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal
waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.MONDAY...East winds around 10 knots along the coast to east
10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of
showers.
.TUESDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers.

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Biscayne Bay-
402 AM EST Fri Jan 19 2018

.TODAY...East northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.TONIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.SATURDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay
waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate chop.
A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate
chop. A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A chance of showers.

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GMZ656-657-191815-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
402 AM EST Fri Jan 19 2018

.TODAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas less than
2 feet nearshore and 2 to 3 feet offshore. Period 3 seconds. Bay
and inland waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore and east
northeast 10 to 15 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet. Period
2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
A slight chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
.TUESDAY...East northeast winds 5 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Bay and inland waters smooth. A slight chance of showers.

$$

GMZ676-191815-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
402 AM EST Fri Jan 19 2018

.TODAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 4 seconds.
.TONIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds.
.SATURDAY...East northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. A slight chance of showers.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
.MONDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
A chance of showers.
.TUESDAY...East northeast winds around 5 knots. Seas around
2 feet. A slight chance of showers.

$$

AMZ610-191815-
Lake Okeechobee-
402 AM EST Fri Jan 19 2018

.TODAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop.
.SATURDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.MONDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers.
.TUESDAY...East northeast winds 5 knots. Lake waters smooth. A
slight chance of showers.

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