Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
610 PM EDT THU AUG 27 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-GMZ606-281200-
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-
610 PM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A FRONT WILL REMAIN STATIONARY OVER NORTH FLORIDA AS
THE ATLANTIC HIGH SHIFTS SLIGHTLY EAST. THIS WILL ALLOW FOR A
SOUTHEASTERLY TO SOUTHERLY WIND FLOW OVER THE LOCAL MARINE AREA THROUGH
FRIDAY.

TROPICAL STORM ERIKA...LOCATED IN THE NORTHEAST CARIBBEAN SEA...IS
FORECAST TO MOVE WEST NORTHWEST INTO THE BAHAMAS AND POSSIBLY
TOWARDS SOUTHEAST FLORIDA LATE THIS WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS OVER THE COMING DAYS.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...GULF STREAM SEAS WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS LATE
THIS WEEKEND AS ERIKA APPROACHES THE BAHAMAS.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
AUG 27, 2015 AT 1200 UTC...

  4 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
 19 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
 15 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
 15 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

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AMZ650-670-281200-
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-
610 PM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS INCREASING TO
8 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO
EAST SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS LIKELY AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KNOTS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 9 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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AMZ651-671-281200-
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-
610 PM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
DAY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS LIKELY AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
ALONG THE COAST AND 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET
IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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AMZ630-281200-
BISCAYNE BAY-
610 PM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST NORTHEAST
AROUND 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS LIKELY AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS LIKELY AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ656-657-281200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
610 PM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH THE NIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS NEARSHORE
AND EAST NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS LIKELY AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ676-281200-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
610 PM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
EAST NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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AMZ610-281200-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
610 PM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING.
.SATURDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. EAST NORTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SHOWERS LIKELY AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KNOTS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE
WATERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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