Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
847 PM EST Thu Nov 23 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-GMZ606-241430-
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-
847 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS...scattered showers and thunderstorms will continue
across the Atlantic and Gulf waters tonight and into Friday as a
cold front moves through the region. There could be an increase
in winds and seas behind the front late Friday and into Saturday,
however they should subside quickly and remain below cautionary
criteria. There could be locally higher seas and winds in showers
and thunderstorms tonight into Friday.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...None

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Nov 23, 2017 at 1200 UTC...

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

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ650-670-241430-
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-
847 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 8 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely
in the morning. A slight chance of thunderstorms through the
day. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet along the coast and 3 to 5 feet with occasional to 6 feet
in the Gulf Stream. Period 8 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light
chop. A chance of showers in the evening.
.SATURDAY...North 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 along the coast and 3 to 5 feet with occasional to 6 feet
in the Gulf Stream. Period 7 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the
coast to north 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers in the evening.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal
waters a light chop.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of
showers.
.TUESDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.

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AMZ651-671-241430-
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-
847 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely
in the morning. A slight chance of thunderstorms through the
day. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to west
10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around 2 feet along the
coast and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet in the Gulf
Stream. Period 3 seconds increasing to 8 seconds after midnight.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers in
the evening.
.SATURDAY...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. Period 8 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light
chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...Northeast 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.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots.
Seas 2 to 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight
chance of showers.

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Biscayne Bay-
847 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate
chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Bay waters a light chop.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds around 10 knots.
Bay waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers.
.TUESDAY...East northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop.

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GMZ656-657-241430-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
847 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the
morning...then a slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.

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GMZ676-241430-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
847 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 3 feet. Period 5 seconds. Showers likely late in the
evening. A slight chance of thunderstorms through the night. A
chance of showers after midnight.
.FRIDAY...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 5 seconds. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms in the morning...then a slight chance of showers
in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 5 seconds.
.SATURDAY...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 5 seconds.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds around 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. A slight chance of showers through the night.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots.
Seas around 2 feet.

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AMZ610-241430-
Lake Okeechobee-
847 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.SATURDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots. Lake
waters smooth.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Lake waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.

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