Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
345 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS DESTIN TO PASCAGOULA OUT 60 NM

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES.  INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ600-042045-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
MOBILE BAY-
345 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A MODERATE TO STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
THURSDAY NIGHT AND SUBSIDE ON FRIDAY. A LIGHT TO MODERATE SOUTHERLY
FLOW DEVELOPS ON SATURDAY AS A BROAD RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS
OVER MUCH OF THE NORTH CENTRAL GULF.

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GMZ630-042045-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
345 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 13 TO
18 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 3 TO
8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ631-632-042045-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
345 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 13 TO
18 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. A
LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ633-042045-
PERDIDO BAY-
345 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A LIGHT
CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.

$$

GMZ634-042045-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
345 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A LIGHT
CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.

$$

GMZ635-042045-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
345 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 22 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15
KNOTS. CHOPPY TO ROUGH BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A LIGHT
CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.

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GMZ650-655-042045-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
345 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 18 TO
23 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 18 TO
23 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 18 TO
23 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

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GMZ670-675-042045-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
345 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 18 TO
23 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

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