Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
917 PM EDT MON JUL 28 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.

GMZ700-290830-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
917 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS...THE PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN THE SUBTROPICAL RIDGE TO
THE SOUTH AND THE APPROACHING COLD FRONT TO THE NORTH WILL KEEP
WESTERLY WINDS AT EXERCISE CAUTION LEVELS INTO THE OVERNIGHT
HOURS. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH AND BECOME OFFSHORE TUESDAY
NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY.

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GMZ730-750-755-765-770-775-290830-
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-
917 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION....

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING 10 TO 15
KNOTS LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS. A FEW STORMS MAY BE STRONG.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WIND AROUND
10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
LATE. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. PROTECTED WATERS
SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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