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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
601 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

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-GMZ606-231930-
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-
601 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS...STRONG AND GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS ARE EXPECTED TODAY
BEHIND THE COLD FRONT. GALE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE OVER ALL OF
SOUTH FLORIDA WATERS TODAY CREATING DANGEROUS BOATING
CONDITIONS.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET ARE EXPECTED TODAY INTO
TONIGHT.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
JAN 21, 2017 AT 1200 UTC...

  5 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
  8 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
  6 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
  9 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

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AMZ650-670-231930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL OUT
20 NM-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
601 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
40 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG
THE COAST AND 8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL TO 13 FEET IN THE
GULF STREAM. PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS ROUGH IN
EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO WEST NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 8 TO
10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL TO 13 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. PERIOD
7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. ALONG THE COAST, SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. IN THE GULF STREAM, SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST
TO WEST NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL TO 8 FEET
IN THE GULF STREAM. PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL TO 6 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.THURSDAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST
TO WEST SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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AMZ651-671-231930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM
EXCLUDING THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF BAHAMAS-
601 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
45 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG
THE COAST AND 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL TO 11 FEET IN THE GULF
STREAM. PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED
AREAS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO WEST NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 8 TO
10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL TO 13 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. PERIOD
7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. ALONG THE COAST,
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. IN THE GULF
STREAM, SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON. PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
ALONG THE COAST AND 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL TO 8 FEET IN THE
GULF STREAM. PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL TO
5 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST
TO SOUTH SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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AMZ630-231930-
BISCAYNE BAY-
601 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. BAY WATERS VERY ROUGH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KNOTS. BAY WATERS ROUGH.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ656-657-231930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE FL OUT 20 NM-
601 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET
NEARSHORE AND 9 TO 11 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL TO 14 FEET OFFSHORE.
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 8 FEET NEARSHORE AND 11 TO 13 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL TO 17 FEET
OFFSHORE. PERIOD 9 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. NEARSHORE, SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. OFFSHORE, 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. PERIOD 9 SECONDS. WEST NORTHWEST SWELL 3 FEET
IN THE MORNING. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
EAST NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND
2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL TO 5 FEET OFFSHORE. PERIOD
8 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS NEARSHORE
AND NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE
AND 2 TO 3 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL TO 5 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ676-231930-
WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
601 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 40 KNOTS. SEAS 14 TO 17 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
20 FEET. PERIOD 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. SEAS 14 TO 17 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 20 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 17 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PERIOD 9 SECONDS. NORTH SWELL 3 TO 4 FEET BECOMING
NORTHWEST 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
WEST NORTHWEST SWELL 3 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 6 FEET. PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.

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AMZ610-231930-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
601 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS ROUGH.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST AROUND 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

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