Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
346 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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-GMZ606-071730-
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-
346 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS...

LOW PRESSURE WILL STRENGTH AS IT MOVES NORTHEAST AWAY FROM THE
WATERS THROUGH TONIGHT. THIS WILL BRING GUSTY NORTHWEST WIND TO
THE WATER...CREATING HAZARDOUS SEAS AND MARINE CONDITIONS.
HAZARDOUS SEAS MAY PERSIST WILL INTO THE WEEK...AS HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDS IN AND A SERIES OF COLD FRONTS CROSS THE WATERS.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NORTHWEST WIND OF 25 TO 30 KT WITH HIGHER
GUSTS THROUGH TONIGHT. SEAS OF 8 TO 11 FEET INTO MONDAY.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS
OF FEB 06, 2016 AT 1200 UTC...

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

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

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AMZ670-071730-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 60 NM-
346 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH
THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 50 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
11 FEET BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 14 FEET
IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL 3 FEET INCREASING TO
NORTH 3 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. NORTH SWELL
3 TO 4 FEET INCREASING TO 3 TO 6 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
40 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET
BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL 3 TO 5 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET.
NORTH SWELL AROUND 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 35 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET
BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON.

$$

AMZ650-071730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL OUT
20 NM-
346 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 40 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
11 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED
AREAS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL 3 TO 5 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
11 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL 4 TO 7 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
40 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL 3 TO 6 FEET BECOMING
3 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
10 FEET. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL AROUND 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
9 FEET. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL AROUND 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
9 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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AMZ651-671-071730-
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-
346 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 45 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
13 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED
AREAS. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. NORTH SWELL 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. NORTH SWELL 3 TO 5 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. NORTH SWELL 3 TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
10 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
9 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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AMZ630-071730-
BISCAYNE BAY-
346 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. BAY WATERS ROUGH.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.

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GMZ656-657-071730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
346 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 45 KNOTS. SEAS 10 TO 12 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
15 FEET BUILDING TO 12 TO 14 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
18 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO
8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
40 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET
BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH IN
EXPOSED AREAS.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
9 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.

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GMZ676-071730-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
346 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 45 KNOTS. SEAS 13 TO 15 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
19 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 40 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
9 FEET BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 14 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
13 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE MORNING. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 11 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHWEST AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET.

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AMZ610-071730-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
346 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 40 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS ROUGH.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
.MONDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS ROUGH.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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