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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
1025 AM EDT Wed Oct 11 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-GMZ606-120315-
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-
1025 AM EDT Wed Oct 11 2017

.SYNOPSIS...Easterly flow today will be only slightly below advisory
thresholds, especially on Atlantic waters, and if conditions
change one may be necessary tonight. Thereafter, easterly wind
prevails through the rest of the week at speeds generally 15 to 20
knots, before easing up slightly this weekend. Seas should remain
below 5 feet. Low pressure will bring significant increased rain
chances as early as after midnight tonight and continuing in the
weekend, especially on Atlantic waters.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...None.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Oct 03, 2017 at 1200 UTC...

 15 nautical miles east southeast of Fowey Rocks.
 16 nautical miles east of Port Everglades.
 11 nautical miles east southeast of Lake Worth.
 14 nautical miles east northeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ650-670-120315-
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-
1025 AM EDT Wed Oct 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots along the
coast to east northeast 15 to 20 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters choppy in
exposed areas. A slight chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots along the coast
to east northeast 15 to 20 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed
areas. A slight chance of showers late in the evening...then
scattered showers after midnight.
.THURSDAY...East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 7 seconds. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed
areas. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 7 seconds. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Winds east winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning...then showers
and thunderstorms likely.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots along the
coast to east southeast 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas
2 to 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Showers likely and a chance
of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY 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 and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.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 and thunderstorms.

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AMZ651-671-120315-
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-
1025 AM EDT Wed Oct 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters choppy in
exposed areas. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed
areas. A chance of showers late in the evening. A slight chance
of thunderstorms through the night. Numerous showers after
midnight.
.THURSDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas.
Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance
of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of
thunderstorms in the morning. A chance of showers through the
day. A chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
southeast 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

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Biscayne Bay-
1025 AM EDT Wed Oct 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters
choppy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate
chop. A slight chance of thunderstorms late in the evening.
Scattered showers through the night.
.THURSDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate chop.
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the
morning...then showers and thunderstorms likely.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
1025 AM EDT Wed Oct 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore
and northeast 15 to 20 knots offshore. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 5 seconds. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A
chance of showers. A slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore and east
northeast 15 to 20 knots offshore. Seas less than 1 foot. Period
5 seconds. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore and
northeast 15 to 20 knots offshore. Seas less than 1 foot. Period
4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore
and east northeast 15 to 20 knots offshore. Seas less than
1 foot. Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Nearshore, east winds 5 to 10 knots. Offshore, east
northeast winds around 15 knots becoming east 5 to 10 knots in
the afternoon...then becoming 15 to 20 knots in the evening.
Seas less than 1 foot. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A
slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning. A chance of
showers. A chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Nearshore, east winds 10 to 15 knots. Offshore,
east winds 15 to 20 knots becoming around 10 knots after
midnight. Seas less than 1 foot. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
less than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

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Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
1025 AM EDT Wed Oct 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 5 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 5 seconds.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas less than
1 foot. Period 4 seconds. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas less
than 1 foot. Period 3 seconds. A chance of showers through the
night. A slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
.FRIDAY...East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas less than
1 foot. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms
in the morning...then showers and thunderstorms likely.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas less than
1 foot. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms.

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AMZ610-120315-
Lake Okeechobee-
1025 AM EDT Wed Oct 11 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. Isolated showers after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms in the morning...then showers and thunderstorms
likely.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming
east around 5 knots after midnight. Lake waters a moderate chop.
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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