Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
937 PM EST Sat Dec 16 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-GMZ606-171530-
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-
937 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.SYNOPSIS...
An area of high pressure is forecast to keep dry conditions in
place through at least the middle of next week. Winds are
forecast to increase above 15 knots this evening over the
Atlantic waters.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NONE.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Dec 16, 2017 at 1200 UTC...

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

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.

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AMZ650-670-171530-
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-
937 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

...Small craft should exercise caution...

.REST OF TONIGHT...East northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2
to 3 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to east 10 to
15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period 5 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.MONDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period
4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

$$

AMZ651-671-171530-
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-
937 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

...Small craft should exercise caution...

.REST OF TONIGHT...East northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas
2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 4 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters
a moderate chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.MONDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period
4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...South southeast winds 5 to
10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

$$

AMZ630-171530-
Biscayne Bay-
937 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay
waters a moderate chop.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.MONDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to
10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...South southeast winds 5 to
10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.

$$

GMZ656-657-171530-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
937 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...East 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.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Period
2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.MONDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Winds east winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters smooth.
.WEDNESDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds around 5 knots. Seas
less than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds around 5 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth.

$$

GMZ676-171530-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
937 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 3 seconds.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period
4 seconds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds.
.MONDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Period
4 seconds.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 knots. Seas less than
2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...South southeast winds around
5 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.

$$

AMZ610-171530-
Lake Okeechobee-
937 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
.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.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.TUESDAY...East southeast winds 5 knots. Lake waters smooth.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 knots. Lake waters smooth.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop.

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