Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA BIG BEND AND EASTERN PANHANDLE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
933 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

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.

GMZ700-050900-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
933 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS...AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF CAUTIONARY CONDITIONS IS
EXPECTED THROUGH FRIDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE REGION
BEHIND LOW PRESSURE OFF THE MID-ATLANTIC COAST. BY THE WEEKEND
LIGHT WINDS AND LOW SEAS ARE EXPECTED TO PREVAIL ONCE AGAIN.

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GMZ730-750-755-765-770-775-050900-
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-
933 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5
FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A
LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2
FEET OR LESS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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HARRIGAN/CAMP



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