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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
327 PM EST Mon Dec 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-GMZ606-120915-
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 Mon Dec 11 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A dry frontal passage will bring a surge of west to
northwest winds on Tuesday, potentially bringing a period of
hazardous boating conditions. High pressure quickly rebuilds
across the state on Wednesday with diminishing north-northwest
winds. No significant rain chances are expected through most of
the upcoming week.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NONE.

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

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

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.

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AMZ650-670-120915-
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 Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 6 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots along the coast to west
15 to 20 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period
4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West northwest winds 10 to 15 knots along the
coast to west northwest 15 to 20 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas
2 to 3 feet along the coast and 4 to 6 feet with occasional to
8 feet in the Gulf Stream. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters
a moderate chop.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
north northwest 15 to 20 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to
3 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.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast
to northwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to 3 feet
along the coast and 3 to 5 feet with occasional to 6 feet in the
Gulf Stream. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet along the coast and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet
in the Gulf Stream. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Winds southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY...West southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate
chop.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots along the coast
to northwest around 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. 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 a light chop. A slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots along the coast to
northeast 15 to 20 knots in the Gulf Stream. Along the coast,
seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. In the Gulf
Stream, seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet
subsiding to 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet in the
afternoon. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. A slight
chance of showers.

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AMZ651-671-120915-
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 Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
north northwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 6 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...West northwest winds 10 to 15 knots along the coast
to west northwest 15 to 20 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots along the coast
to northwest 15 to 20 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around
2 feet along the coast and 3 to 5 feet with occasional to 6 feet
in the Gulf Stream. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a
moderate chop.
.WEDNESDAY...North northwest winds 10 to 15 knots along the
coast to north northwest 15 to 20 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas
2 to 3 feet along the coast and 4 to 6 feet with occasional to
8 feet in the Gulf Stream. Period 6 seconds. Intracoastal waters
a moderate chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 3 feet along the coast and 3 to 5 feet with occasional to
6 feet in the Gulf Stream. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet along the coast and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet
in the Gulf Stream. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet along the coast and 2 to 3 feet in the Gulf Stream.
Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet along the coast and 4 to 6 feet with occasional to 8 feet
in the Gulf Stream. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight
chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet
along the coast and 4 to 6 feet with occasional to 8 feet in the
Gulf Stream. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. A
slight chance of showers.

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Biscayne Bay-
327 PM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.TUESDAY...West northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop.
.WEDNESDAY...North northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west northwest in
the evening. Bay waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 knots. Bay waters
smooth.
.FRIDAY...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters
a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop.

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GMZ656-657-120915-
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 Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet
nearshore and 2 to 3 feet offshore. Period 6 seconds. Bay and
inland waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore and west
northwest 15 to 20 knots offshore. Nearshore, seas around
2 feet. Offshore, seas around 2 feet building to 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet in the afternoon. Period
4 seconds. Bay and inland waters choppy in exposed areas.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North northwest winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore
and north northwest 15 to 20 knots offshore. Seas 2 to 3 feet
nearshore and 3 to 5 feet with occasional to 6 feet offshore.
Period 5 seconds. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore and north 10 to
15 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet nearshore and 2 to 4 feet
with occasional to 5 feet offshore. Period 5 seconds. Bay and
inland waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters smooth.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 knots nearshore and
south southwest 5 to 10 knots offshore. Seas less than 2 feet.
Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore and west 15 to
20 knots offshore. Nearshore, seas 2 to 3 feet. Offshore, seas
2 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to
6 feet in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters choppy in exposed
areas. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore and north
15 to 20 knots offshore. Seas 2 to 3 feet nearshore and 3 to
5 feet with occasional to 6 feet offshore. Bay and inland waters
a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...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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Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
327 PM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period
6 seconds.
.TUESDAY...West northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas around
2 feet building to 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet in
the afternoon. Period 5 seconds.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Period 6 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 7 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds 5 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet building to 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet in the afternoon. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet
with occasional seas to 10 feet. A slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet.

$$

AMZ610-120915-
Lake Okeechobee-
327 PM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a moderate
chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop.
.WEDNESDAY...North northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 knots. Lake waters smooth.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth.
.FRIDAY...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake
waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop.

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