Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
230
FZUS54 KMOB 300311
CWFMOB

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
1011 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

GULF COASTAL WATERS DESTIN TO PASCAGOULA OUT 60 NM

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES.  INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.  WINDS AND SEAS WILL
BE HIGHER IN AND AROUND THUNDERSTORMS.

GMZ600-301515-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
MOBILE BAY-
1011 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

.SYNOPSIS...SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE AND SEAS WILL BUILD THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING AHEAD OF A DEVELOPING STORM SYSTEM APPROACHING FROM
THE WEST. A FEW STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE
EARLY THURSDAY AFTERNOON INTO THURSDAY NIGHT. A LIGHT TO MODERATE
WEST TO NORTHWEST FLOW IS EXPECTED IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT ON
FRIDAY. ONSHORE FLOW WILL STRENGTHEN AGAIN SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY
AHEAD OF THE NEXT STORM SYSTEM.

$$

GMZ630-301515-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
1011 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 8
TO 13 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ631-632-301515-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
1011 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
3 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A LIGHT
CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ633-301515-
PERDIDO BAY-
1011 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.A LIGHT
CHOP. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO 18 KNOTS.
A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 3 TO 8 KNOTS.
SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ634-301515-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
1011 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A LIGHT
CHOP. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO 18 KNOTS.
SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. SMOOTH
TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ635-301515-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
1011 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 3 TO
8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO 18 KNOTS.
SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO
A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ650-655-301515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
1011 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 13 TO
18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING, THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 11 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 9 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ670-675-301515-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1011 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING, THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 13 TO
18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. SEAS
2 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 11 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.