Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA BIG BEND AND EASTERN PANHANDLE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
359 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

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 SEAS...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE
AVERAGE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE SEAS.

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SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
359 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS...BUT FOR A WEAK ONSHORE BREEZE NEAR THE COAST IN THE
AFTERNOON...WINDS WILL BE GENERALLY LIGHT FROM A DIRECTION RANGING
FROM THE NORTH TO EAST THROUGH MID WEEK...AS A WEAK LOW PRESSURE
TROUGH REMAINS ACROSS THE NORTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO.

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APALACHEE BAY OR COASTAL WATERS FROM KEATON BEACH TO OCHLOCKONEE
RIVER FL OUT TO 20 NM-
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 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-
359 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...ONSHORE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS NEAR THE COAST EARLY THIS
EVENING. OTHERWISE...WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 7
SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS MOSTLY MOSTLY SMOOTH. WINDS AND SEAS
HIGHER IN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON...THEN ONSHORE LATE AFTERNOON ALONG THE PANHANDLE
COAST. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS
MOSTLY SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT AND DURING THE MORNING HOURS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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