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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
959 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

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

GMZ700-172045-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
959 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS...RELATIVELY LIGHT WINDS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE MARINE
AREA THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK. WINDS WILL SHIFT TO
EASTERLY AND INCREASE TO MODERATE LEVELS ON SATURDAY AS HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS DOWN THE ATLANTIC SEABOARD.

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GMZ730-750-755-765-770-775-172045-
APALACHEE BAY-
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 FL 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-
959 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...WEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH INCREASING TO A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH
INCREASING TO A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING SMOOTH LATE. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 3
SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 15
KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

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