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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
318 AM EST Tue Nov 14 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-GMZ606-141715-
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-
318 AM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

.SYNOPSIS...Breezy east to northeasterly wind flow will continue
throughout the rest of the week. There will be periods of
stronger winds which advisories may need to be issued across the
Atlantic and Gulf coastal waters. Seas across the Atlantic and
offshore Gulf waters will generally range between 4 to 6 feet
through the middle of the week. These wave heights will remain in
place through the rest of the week as multiple frontal
boundaries move through the region.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...Northeast winds around 20 knots. Seas up
to 6 feet.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Nov 09, 2017 at 1200 UTC...

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

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ650-670-141715-
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-
318 AM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet. Period 6 seconds. Intracoastal waters
choppy in exposed areas. A chance of showers. A
slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots along the coast
to northeast 15 to 20 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Period 6 seconds. Intracoastal
waters choppy in exposed areas. A chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet along the coast and 5 to 7 feet
with occasional to 9 feet in the Gulf Stream. Period 8 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 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
7 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of
showers.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate
chop. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots
along the coast to east northeast 15 to 20 knots in the Gulf
Stream. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet.
Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. A chance of
showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
A slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
east southeast 5 to 10 knots in the Gulf Stream. 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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AMZ651-671-141715-
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-
318 AM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 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 6 seconds.
Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. A chance of
showers.
.TONIGHT...Winds north northeast winds 15 to 20 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
6 seconds. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. A chance
of showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 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 7 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. 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. A chance of
showers.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate
chop. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...East northeast winds 15 to
20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet.
Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. A chance of
showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
A slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

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AMZ630-141715-
Biscayne Bay-
318 AM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A
chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay
waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots.
Bay waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters
choppy. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate
chop. A slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.

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GMZ656-657-141715-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
318 AM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore and
north northeast 15 to 20 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet
nearshore and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet offshore.
Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A
slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...North northeast winds 15 to 20 knots nearshore and
northeast around 20 knots with gusts to around 30 knots
offshore. Seas around 2 feet nearshore and 2 to 4 feet with
occasional to 5 feet offshore. Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland
waters a moderate chop.
.WEDNESDAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore and
north northeast 15 to 20 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet
nearshore and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet offshore.
Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A
slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots
nearshore and north northeast 15 to 20 knots offshore. Seas
around 2 feet nearshore and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to
5 feet offshore. Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
.THURSDAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore and
north northeast 15 to 20 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet
nearshore and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet offshore.
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of
showers in the morning. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas around
2 feet nearshore and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet
offshore. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
.FRIDAY...Nearshore, east northeast winds 10 to 15 knots.
Offshore, northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east northeast
around 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet
nearshore and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet offshore.
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of
showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore and
east northeast 10 to 15 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY...Nearshore, southeast winds 5 knots becoming
northeast around 5 knots in the evening. Offshore, east
southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast in the evening.
Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.

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GMZ676-141715-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
318 AM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...North northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 5 seconds. A slight
chance of showers in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet. Period 5 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY...North northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 5 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds around 20 knots. Seas
3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 5 seconds. A
slight chance of showers.
.THURSDAY...North northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...East northeast winds 15 to
20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
.SATURDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east
northeast in the evening. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

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AMZ610-141715-
Lake Okeechobee-
318 AM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

.TODAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a moderate
chop. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake
waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A slight chance of showers in the morning...then
a chance of showers in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake
waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.SATURDAY...East northeast winds around 5 knots becoming south
southwest in the afternoon. Lake waters smooth.

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