Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
916 PM EST SUN NOV 23 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-GMZ606-241530-
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-
916 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS...SOUTH-SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL CONTINUE SHIFTING TO THE
SOUTH OVERNIGHT AND INTO MONDAY MORNING. AN APPROACHING COLD
FRONT WILL BRING INCREASING RAIN CHANCES ACROSS THE MARINE AREAS
LATER TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. DRIER CONDITIONS WITH STRONG
NORTH WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS WILL BE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY THROUGH
THE HOLIDAY, WHICH WILL LIKELY REQUIRE AN ADVISORY FOR THE THE
GULF AND ATLANTIC WATERS. WINDS AND SEAS WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE
INTO THE UPCOMING WEEKEND AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS EAST ACROSS THE
REGION.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NONE.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
NOV 21, 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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AMZ650-670-241530-
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-
916 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS ALONG
THE COAST TO SOUTH SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS ALONG THE
COAST TO SOUTH SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE
COAST TO SOUTH SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 7 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET
ALONG THE COAST AND 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET
IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 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. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

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AMZ651-671-241530-
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-
916 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
NORTHWEST IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 7 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 8 TO
10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTHEAST 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 10 FEET IN THE GULF
STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

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AMZ630-241530-
BISCAYNE BAY-
916 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.

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GMZ656-657-241530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
916 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS NEARSHORE
AND SOUTH SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS NEARSHORE
AND SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NEARSHORE...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BECOMING NORTH NORTHWEST...SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 5 FEET. WEST IN THE MORNING. OFFSHORE...SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHWEST WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS...SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND NORTH NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS
OFFSHORE. NEARSHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
5 FEET. OFFSHORE...SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND NORTH NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
OFFSHORE. NEARSHORE...SEAS AROUND 2 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. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ676-241530-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
916 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTH SOUTHWEST IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 5 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH NORTHWEST
AROUND 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 14 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. NORTH NORTHEAST
SWELL AROUND 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS
9 TO 11 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 14 FEET SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. NORTHWEST
SWELL AROUND 3 FEET IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.

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AMZ610-241530-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
916 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTH IN THE MORNING. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.

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