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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
327 PM EST Wed Nov 15 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-GMZ606-160915-
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-
327 PM EST Wed Nov 15 2017

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will bring a breezy east to northeasterly
flow to the Atlantic and Gulf waters through the end of the
week. Periods of stronger winds are possible during the forecast
period which may necessitate advisories at times over the local
waters. Scattered showers are also expected over the waters as
well through the end of the week, especially in the Atlantic
waters.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...Off Palm Beach...northeast winds 15 to 20
knots with seas 5 to 7 feet through early this evening.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Nov 14, 2017 at 1200 UTC...

  7 nautical miles southeast of Fowey Rocks.
  8 nautical miles east northeast of Port Everglades.
  6 nautical miles east southeast of Lake Worth.
  6 nautical miles east northeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ650-670-160915-
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-
327 PM EST Wed Nov 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM
EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 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 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Period 8 seconds. Intracoastal
waters choppy in exposed areas. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to
7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet. Period 7 seconds.
Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. A chance of
showers.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with
occasional seas to 9 feet. Period 6 seconds. Intracoastal waters
choppy in exposed areas. A slight chance of showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Intracoastal waters
choppy in exposed areas.
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters smooth. A slight
chance of showers.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet after
midnight. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of
showers.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds around 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with
occasional seas to 10 feet. Intracoastal waters choppy in
exposed areas. A chance of showers.

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AMZ651-671-160915-
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-
327 PM EST Wed Nov 15 2017

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 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...Winds 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
7 seconds. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. A chance
of showers.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...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
7 seconds. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. A chance
of showers.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds around 20 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 7 seconds.
Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. A slight chance of
showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 15 to 20 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.
Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. A slight chance of
showers through the night.
.SATURDAY...East northeast 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 NIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers.
.SUNDAY...North northeast winds 5 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters smooth. A slight chance of showers.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet after
midnight. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with
occasional seas to 9 feet. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed
areas. A chance of showers.

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Biscayne Bay-
327 PM EST Wed Nov 15 2017

.TONIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A
chance of showers.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay
waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A
slight chance of showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters
choppy. A slight chance of showers after midnight.
.SATURDAY...East northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A slight chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...North winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A
chance of showers.

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GMZ656-657-160915-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
327 PM EST Wed Nov 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...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.
.THURSDAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore and
north northeast 15 to 20 knots offshore. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A
chance of showers in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore
and 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.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore and northeast
15 to 20 knots offshore. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period 3 seconds. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers in
the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore and
east northeast 15 to 20 knots offshore. Seas less than 2 feet
nearshore and 2 to 3 feet offshore. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers in the evening.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 5 to
10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds around 10 knots nearshore and north
northeast 10 to 15 knots offshore. Nearshore, seas around
2 feet. Offshore, seas around 2 feet building to 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet after midnight. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet
nearshore and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet offshore.
Bay and inland waters a light chop.

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GMZ676-160915-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
327 PM EST Wed Nov 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...North northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 5 seconds.
.THURSDAY...North northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 5 seconds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 5 seconds.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 5 seconds.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. A slight chance of
showers in the evening.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots. Seas less than
2 feet.
.SUNDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet
after midnight. A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet.

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AMZ610-160915-
Lake Okeechobee-
327 PM EST Wed Nov 15 2017

.TONIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop.
.THURSDAY...North 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...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a moderate
chop. A slight chance of showers in the morning.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop.
.SATURDAY...East winds around 5 knots. Lake waters smooth.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds around 5 knots in the
evening becoming variable winds less than 5 knots...then
becoming west southwest 5 knots in the morning. Lake waters
smooth.
.SUNDAY...West northwest winds around 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a moderate
chop.

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