Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1048 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

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-GMZ606-011515-
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-
1048 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS...
HIGH PRESSURE AND LIGHT WINDS AND SEAS SHOULD PREVAIL THROUGH
MIDWEEK. WINDS ARE THEN EXPECTED TO BECOME MORE EASTERLY AND
INCREASE SLIGHTLY THROUGH THE LATTER HALF OF THE WEEK.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NONE.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
MAR 30, 2015 AT 1200 UTC...

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

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

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AMZ650-670-011515-
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-
1048 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO
SOUTH SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST SOUTHEAST
IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
9 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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AMZ651-671-011515-
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-
1048 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST NORTHEAST
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN
EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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AMZ630-011515-
BISCAYNE BAY-
1048 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
WEST NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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GMZ656-657-011515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
1048 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST SOUTHWEST
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NEARSHORE...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. OFFSHORE...
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NEARSHORE...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
OFFSHORE...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NEARSHORE...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT...SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. OFFSHORE...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...SEAS AROUND 2 FEET BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NEARSHORE...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. OFFSHORE...EAST
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET
OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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GMZ676-011515-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
1048 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
EAST NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE EVENING. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
NORTHEAST IN THE MORNING. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 6 FEET.

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AMZ610-011515-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
1048 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST IN THE MORNING. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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