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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
934 PM EDT Tue Jul 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-GMZ606-261415-
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-
934 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS...The western Atlantic ridge axis will extend across the
Florida peninsula through Thursday, keeping prevailing southeasterly
flow at around 10 knots before veering more southerly late this
week. Coverage of showers and storms is expected to be mainly over
the interior during the afternoon, with more isolated activity over
the open waters during the nights and mornings.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...None.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Jul 25, 2017 at 1200 UTC...

 10 nautical miles east northeast of Fowey Rocks.
 14 nautical miles east of Port Everglades.
 13 nautical miles east southeast of Lake Worth.
 14 nautical miles east southeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.

$$

AMZ650-670-261415-
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-
934 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
south southwest around 10 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Winds south southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

$$

AMZ651-671-261415-
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-
934 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots along the
coast to east southeast 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate
chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms through the night.
.FRIDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...South southwest winds 5 to
10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.

$$

AMZ630-261415-
Biscayne Bay-
934 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
in the evening...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms
after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through
the night.
.FRIDAY...South southeast winds around 5 knots. Bay waters
smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...South southwest winds around
5 knots. Bay waters smooth. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Bay waters
smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ656-657-261415-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
934 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south southwest
in the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms through the night.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
southwest in the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West northwest winds around 5 knots becoming
east northeast late in the evening...then becoming southeast
after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters
smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...South southeast winds around 5 knots becoming
southwest in the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ676-261415-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
934 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
east southeast after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
4 seconds. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after
midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
southwest in the afternoon. Seas around 2 feet. Period
4 seconds. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots becoming east
after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 4 seconds. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
southwest in the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
4 seconds. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots becoming east
northeast late in the evening...then becoming southeast after
midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms through the night.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds around 5 knots.
Seas less than 2 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

AMZ610-261415-
Lake Okeechobee-
934 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...West northwest winds around 5 knots becoming
south southeast after midnight. Lake waters a light chop. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms late in the evening.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots. Lake waters smooth.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake
waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in
the evening.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the
afternoon. Lake waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds around 5 knots.
Lake waters smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Lake waters smooth.
Showers and thunderstorms likely.

$$

Baxter



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