Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1015 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

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-GMZ606-280345-
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-
1015 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT MOVED THROUGH THE REGION YESTERDAY AND A
SECOND ONE WILL MOVE THROUGH LATER TODAY. THESE FRONTS ARE CAUSING
GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS THAT HAVE CAUSED SEAS TO BUILD. WHILE THERE
WILL BE A LULL IN WINDS ACROSS THE GULF WATERS AND ATLANTIC WATER
OFF THE PALM BEACH COASTS, THEY WILL PICK UP AGAIN THIS EVENING.
HOWEVER, SMALL CRAFT SHOULD CONTINUE TO EXERCISE CAUTION IN ALL
WATERS, EVEN THOUGH THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED
FOR PORTIONS OF THE SOUTH FLORIDA WATERS. IT IS POSSIBLE
ADDITIONAL ADVISORIES WILL BE ISSUED FOR THIS EVENING AND THROUGH
THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...SEAS OF AROUND 7 FEET WILL BE POSSIBLE IN
THE GULF STREAM THROUGH AT LEAST TOMORROW MORNING.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
NOV 26, 2014 AT 1200 UTC...

  2 NAUTICAL MILES NORTH NORTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
  6 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
 10 NAUTICAL MILES NORTH NORTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
  7 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

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AMZ650-670-280345-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL OUT
20 NM-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 60 NM-
1015 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL MORE LIKELY BE NEEDED FOR TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH 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 SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH 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 SEAS TO 8 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED
AREAS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO LESS THAN 1 FOOT IN THE
AFTERNOON. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.

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AMZ651-671-280345-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF THE BAHAMAS-
1015 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH 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 SEAS TO 8 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG
THE COAST TO EAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.
.MONDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO LESS THAN 1 FOOT IN
THE AFTERNOON. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.

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AMZ630-280345-
BISCAYNE BAY-
1015 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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GMZ656-657-280345-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
1015 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL MORE LIKELY BE NEEDED FOR TONIGHT..

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND
NORTH NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS OFFSHORE. NEARSHORE...SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. OFFSHORE...SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET
IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
5 FEET OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ676-280345-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
1015 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...
...SMALL CRAFT WILL MORE LIKELY BE NEEDED FOR TONIGHT..

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO LESS THAN 1 FOOT IN
THE AFTERNOON.

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AMZ610-280345-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
1015 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS.
LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS.
LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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