Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
412 AM EDT MON APR 24 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-GMZ606-241715-
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-
412 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A FEW SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE AS A COLD FRONT PASSES
THROUGH THE WATERS TODAY, OTHERWISE A DRY WEEK IS ANTICIPATED.
WESTERLY WIND OF 10 TO 15, AT TIMES TO NEAR 20, KT ARE FORECAST
TODAY AND TUESDAY, BEFORE TURNING SOUTHERLY FOR WEDNESDAY AS
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE REGION. SEAS WILL BRIEFING
INCREASE TO 4 TO 6 FT THIS EVENING BEHIND THE FRONT, BEFORE
DIMINISHING AGAIN TO UNDER 4 FEET FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NONE.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
APR 22, 2017 AT 1200 UTC...

 10 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
 14 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
  9 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
  7 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.


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AMZ650-670-241715-
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-
412 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017

.TODAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. PERIOD 10 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD 10 SECONDS BECOMING 4 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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AMZ651-671-241715-
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-
412 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PERIOD
4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PERIOD
5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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AMZ630-241715-
BISCAYNE BAY-
412 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

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GMZ656-657-241715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE FL OUT 20 NM-
412 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.
ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. PERIOD 5 SECONDS. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. PERIOD 6 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ676-241715-
WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
412 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON. PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET.

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AMZ610-241715-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
412 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

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