Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
949 PM 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-GMZ606-081515-
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-
949 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRESSURE OFF THE CAROLINA COAST WILL CONTINUE TO
STRENGTHEN AS IT MOVES OUT TO SEA. WINDS AROUND THE LOW WILL
GENERATE A SWELL WHICH WILL BUILD IN THE LOCAL ATLANTIC WATERS
FROM NORTH TO SOUTH OVERNIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...CREATING HAZARDOUS
MARINE CONDITIONS. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA FROM THE
NORTHWEST THROUGH MONDAY...ALLOWING WINDS TO GRADUALLY SUBSIDE.
HOWEVER...ANOTHER COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO SWEEP ACROSS THE AREA
LATE MONDAY NIGHT WITH WINDS INCREASING AGAIN...POSSIBLY TO NEAR
GALE FORCE OFF THE PALM BEACH COAST THEN.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NORTHWEST WIND OF 25 TO 30 KT WITH HIGHER
GUSTS THROUGH TODAY. SEAS OF 8 TO 10 FEET TODAY BEFORE SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 9 FEET TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY.

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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AMZ650-670-081515-
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-
949 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...WINDS NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND
7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. NORTH SWELL 3 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 7 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. NORTH SWELL 3 TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO
WEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 7 TO 9 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS
BECOMING 6 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL 3 TO
6 FEET BECOMING 3 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 7 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. NORTH SWELL AROUND 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS ALONG THE
COAST TO WEST NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. 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.
NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL AROUND 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO
WEST NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. 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.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS ALONG THE
COAST TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS
IN THE GULF STREAM. 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.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS ALONG THE
COAST TO NORTH NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 10 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE
COAST TO NORTH NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND
5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.

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AMZ651-671-081515-
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-
949 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 6 TO
8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. NORTH SWELL 3 TO 4 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO
WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS IN THE GULF
STREAM. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG
THE COAST AND 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET IN THE
GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. NORTH SWELL 3 TO 5 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL AROUND 3 FEET IN THE MORNING.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST
TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. 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.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
ALONG THE COAST AND 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET
IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
8 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. 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.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND
4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.
.FRIDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
ALONG THE COAST AND 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET
IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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AMZ630-081515-
BISCAYNE BAY-
949 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST MONDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY.
.MONDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

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GMZ656-657-081515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
949 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST MONDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND
NORTH NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS OFFSHORE. NEARSHORE...SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. OFFSHORE...SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
8 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...NEARSHORE...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BECOMING WEST SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. OFFSHORE...NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND WEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS OFFSHORE. NEARSHORE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. OFFSHORE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. NEARSHORE...SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. OFFSHORE...SEAS 7 TO
9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH IN EXPOSED AREAS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND
NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET NEARSHORE AND 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET NEARSHORE AND 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 5 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ676-081515-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
949 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST MONDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 25 TO 30 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. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO
11 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 14 FEET SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO
8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.

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AMZ610-081515-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
949 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST MONDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
CHOPPY.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST SOUTHWEST
IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.

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