Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida...UPDATED
National Weather Service Miami FL
953 AM EDT Tue Aug 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.

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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-
953 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

.SYNOPSIS...
Generally good boating conditions will prevail across the local
waters through early this weekend, with light south to southeast
winds generally under 10 knots outside of local sea breeze
effects. Seas will be generally around 2 feet or less. Isolated
to scattered showers and thunderstorms are possible through the
period, with locally erratic seas and winds in and around
thunderstorms.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...None.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Aug 12, 2017 at 1200 UTC...

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

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.

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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-
953 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

.REST OF TODAY...West winds around 5 knots becoming southeast.
Seas around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds increasing to 10 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Period
9 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 9 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 8 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through the night.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

$$

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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-
953 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms late in the evening.
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms through the night.
.THURSDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...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 thunderstorms.

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Biscayne Bay-
953 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

.REST OF TODAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms late in the
evening.
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
late in the evening...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms after midnight.
.THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 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-
953 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

.REST OF TODAY...South winds around 5 knots becoming southwest.
Seas less than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
southwest. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms through the night.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.

$$

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Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
953 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

.REST OF TODAY...South winds around 5 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 2 seconds. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 2 seconds. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. A chance of showers and thunderstorms
through the night.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to
10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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Lake Okeechobee-
953 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

.REST OF TODAY...West winds around 5 knots becoming south
southeast. Lake waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the morning...then showers and
thunderstorms likely.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest
after midnight. Lake waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms late in the evening.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots becoming east
southeast. Lake waters smooth. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
southwest after midnight. Lake waters a light chop. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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