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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
356 AM EDT Tue Jun 20 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-GMZ606-201615-
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-
356 AM EDT Tue Jun 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS...
Gusty southeast winds will lead to hazardous boating conditions
for the Atlantic water through this afternoon, and the Gulf
waters through this evening. The wind is forecast to subside into
mid week as the Bermuda high builds behind a tropical low
pressure area, currently over the central Gulf. The low is
forecast to move slowly away from the through the day.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...Southeast winds of 20 to 25 knots with
seas to 5 feet.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Jun 17, 2017 at 1200 UTC...

  9 nautical miles east of Fowey Rocks.
 16 nautical miles east of Port Everglades.
 13 nautical miles east northeast of Lake Worth.
 13 nautical miles east southeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ650-670-201615-
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-
356 AM EDT Tue Jun 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...Southeast winds around 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 6 seconds. Intracoastal waters
choppy in exposed areas. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters
choppy in exposed areas. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 6 seconds. Intracoastal
waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.THURSDAY...East southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...East southeast winds around 10 knots.
Seas 2 to 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

AMZ651-671-201615-
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-
356 AM EDT Tue Jun 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...East southeast winds around 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 6 seconds. Intracoastal
waters choppy in exposed areas. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters
choppy in exposed areas. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal
waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 3 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate
chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after
midnight.
.THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...East southeast winds 10 to
15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

AMZ630-201615-
Biscayne Bay-
356 AM EDT Tue Jun 20 2017

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

.TODAY...East southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy.
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...
then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate
chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in
the morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
after midnight.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 10 to
15 knots. Bay waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ656-657-201615-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
356 AM EDT Tue Jun 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore and southeast
around knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet nearshore and 2 to 4
feet with occasional to 5 feet offshore. Period 4 seconds. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore and
southeast 15 to 20 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet nearshore
and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet offshore. Period
4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots nearshore and
southeast 10 to 15 knots offshore. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period
3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then a chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore
and east southeast 10 to 15 knots offshore. Seas less than
2 feet nearshore and 2 to 3 feet offshore. Period 3 seconds. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms through the night.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet
nearshore and 2 to 3 feet offshore. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore and east
southeast 10 to 15 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots
nearshore and southeast 10 to 15 knots offshore. Seas around
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ676-201615-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
356 AM EDT Tue Jun 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet. Period 5 seconds. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet. Period 5 seconds. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 6 seconds. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then a
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 6 seconds. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to
15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

$$

AMZ610-201615-
Lake Okeechobee-
356 AM EDT Tue Jun 20 2017

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a moderate
chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through the
day.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...
then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after
midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening.
.THURSDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Lake waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.SATURDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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