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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
345 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 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-GMZ606-270815-
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-
345 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS...Weakening ridge will keep winds southeasterly through the
end of the week, before veering more south-southwesterly into the
weekend as a front sags into North Florida. Afternoon showers and
storms will generally remain over the interior, with more isolated
activity over the open waters during the nights and morning.
Coverage of showers and storms expected to increase as we head into
the weekend.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...None.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Jul 25, 2017 at 1200 UTC...

 10 nautical miles east northeast of Fowey Rocks.
 14 nautical miles east of Port Everglades.
 13 nautical miles east southeast of Lake Worth.
 14 nautical miles east southeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.

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AMZ650-670-270815-
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-
345 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers in the evening. A slight chance of
thunderstorms through the night. A chance of showers after
midnight.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Period
3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the morning...then a slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms through the night.
.SATURDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the
coast to southwest 5 to 10 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
southwest in the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Intracoastal
waters a light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and
thunderstorms likely.

$$

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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-
345 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
east southeast 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.THURSDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers in the evening. A slight chance of
thunderstorms through the night. A chance of showers after
midnight.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Period
4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the morning.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...South southwest winds 5 to
10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers and
thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

$$

AMZ630-270815-
Biscayne Bay-
345 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A slight chance of showers in the evening. A slight
chance of thunderstorms through the night. A chance of showers
after midnight.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...South southwest winds around
5 knots. Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds around 5 knots. Bay
waters smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Bay waters
smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

$$

GMZ656-657-270815-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
345 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.TONIGHT...East southeast 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 through late evening.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
southwest in the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.FRIDAY...South southeast winds around 5 knots becoming
southwest in the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
2 seconds. Bay and inland waters smooth. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms after midnight.
.SATURDAY...West southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Showers and
thunderstorms likely.

$$

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Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
345 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.TONIGHT...North northeast winds around 5 knots becoming east
southeast after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
4 seconds. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
southwest in the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
3 seconds. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 2 seconds. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
in the morning.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds around 5 knots becoming
south after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms after midnight.
.SATURDAY...West winds around 5 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas around 2 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Showers and thunderstorms likely.

$$

AMZ610-270815-
Lake Okeechobee-
345 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.TONIGHT...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through
late evening.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in
the afternoon. Lake waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
southwest after midnight. Lake waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
.FRIDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds around 5 knots. Lake
waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

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