Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1058 AM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

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-GMZ606-260315-
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-
1058 AM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS...STRONG AND GUSTY SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL GRADUALLY
SUBSIDE TODAY AS A COLD FRONT MOVES ACROSS SOUTH FLORIDA.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE PRESENT AHEAD
OF THIS FRONT. LIGHT WINDS, FAVORABLE BOATING CONDITIONS, AND
GENERALLY DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED FOR THE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NONE.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
MAY 23, 2017 AT 1200 UTC...

 11 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
 14 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
 13 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
 16 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.


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AMZ650-670-260315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL OUT
20 NM-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1058 AM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 3 TO 5
FEET WITH OCCASIONAL TO 6 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. PERIOD 5
SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS ALONG THE
COAST TO SOUTH SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...ALONG THE COAST, SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS
BECOMING WEST SOUTHWEST IN THE MORNING. IN THE GULF STREAM,
SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ651-671-260315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM
EXCLUDING THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF BAHAMAS-
1058 AM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST NORTHEAST.
SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST
TO SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ630-260315-
BISCAYNE BAY-
1058 AM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ656-657-260315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE FL OUT 20 NM-
1058 AM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. PERIOD 6 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE.
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
SOUTHWEST. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. PERIOD 6 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. PERIOD 5 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
EAST NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
SOUTHWEST. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ676-260315-
WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1058 AM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 8 FEET. PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 5 FEET. PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHWEST. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
SOUTHEAST IN THE MORNING. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. SEAS
LESS THAN 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTH SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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AMZ610-260315-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
1058 AM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH NORTHWEST
AROUND 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHEAST. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHEAST. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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