Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
930 PM 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-GMZ606-151515-
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-
930 PM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

.SYNOPSIS...Breezy east-northeast winds will continue through the
remainder of the week, leading to less than favorable boating
conditions. Periods of stronger winds are possible, which may
necessitate advisories at times over the local waters. Scattered
showers and a few storms are expected over the waters through the
end of the week, mainly in the Atlantic.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...Gusty northeast winds 15 to 20 knots with
choppy seas up to 7 feet.

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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AMZ650-670-151515-
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-
930 PM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF 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
and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds around 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 7 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of
thunderstorms in the morning. A chance of showers through the
day.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Period 7 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY...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 7 seconds. Intracoastal
waters choppy in exposed areas. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots along the
coast to 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...East northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet
with occasional seas to 9 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate
chop. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Winds east northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
4 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Intracoastal waters
a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds around 5 knots becoming
northeast in the morning. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas
to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters smooth.
.SUNDAY...North northwest 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.

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AMZ651-671-151515-
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-
930 PM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots along the coast to
north northeast 15 to 20 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 6 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of
thunderstorms late in the evening. A chance of showers through
the night.
.WEDNESDAY...North 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.
.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 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 8 seconds.
Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. A chance of
showers.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...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 chance of
showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 4 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.
.SUNDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers.

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Biscayne Bay-
930 PM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...North 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...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate
chop. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters
a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop.
.SUNDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.

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GMZ656-657-151515-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
930 PM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...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.
.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
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 3 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.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 15 to 20 knots nearshore
and northeast around 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 evening.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots.
Seas less than 2 feet nearshore and 2 to 3 feet offshore. Bay
and inland waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY...Nearshore, east southeast winds 5 knots becoming
northeast around 5 knots in the evening. Offshore, east winds
5 to 10 knots becoming northeast in the evening. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds around 5 knots. Seas
less than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth.
.SUNDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet
building to 2 to 3 feet in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters
light chop.

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Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
930 PM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 20 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...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 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. A
chance of showers in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. A chance of showers in
the evening.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet.
.SATURDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet in the
afternoon. A slight chance of showers.

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AMZ610-151515-
Lake Okeechobee-
930 PM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Lake waters
choppy. A chance of showers after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Lake waters choppy. A
chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake
waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake
waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers after
midnight.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.SATURDAY...East winds around 5 knots. Lake waters smooth.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds around 5 knots becoming
southwest in the morning. Lake waters smooth.
.SUNDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.

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