Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
909 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MOUTH OF THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN
OUT TO 60 NM.

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 1/10 OF THE WAVES.

GMZ700-210830-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
909 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS...WINDS AND SEAS WILL CONTINUE TO GRADUALLY SUBSIDE THIS
WEEKEND...WITH RELATIVELY LIGHT WINDS AND CALM SEAS EXPECTED FROM
SUNDAY INTO MONDAY. ON TUESDAY...ANOTHER FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH
THE AREA...LEADING TO AN INCREASE IN EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS OVER
THE COASTAL WATERS. CAUTIONARY HEADLINE LEVEL WINDS OF 15 TO 20
KNOTS APPEAR LIKELY BEGINNING TUESDAY NIGHT.

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GMZ730-750-755-765-770-775-210830-
APALACHEE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
909 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4
SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4
SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH INCREASING TO A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING WEST OF
APALACHICOLA.
.TUESDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS NEARSHORE 2 TO 3
FEET...AND SEAS OFFSHORE 4 TO 5 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 6 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS NEARSHORE 2 TO 3 FEET...AND SEAS OFFSHORE 4 TO 5 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 6 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

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