Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
427 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MOUTH OF THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN
OUT TO 60 NM.

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 1/10 OF THE WAVES.

GMZ700-260415-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
427 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR TONIGHT
AND TOMORROW. SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL SHIFT TO NORTHWESTERLY BY
MONDAY MORNING. SUSTAINED WINDS WILL LIKELY REACH 25 KNOTS WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KNOTS POSSIBLE BRIEFLY IN THE OUTER WATERS. BY
TUESDAY MORNING...WINDS WILL BE MODERATE AND NORTHERLY WINDS...
BUT MAY EXCEED 20 KNOTS AGAIN TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. BY
WEDNESDAY MORNING WINDS WILL BECOME LIGHT.

$$

GMZ750-755-770-775-260415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
20 NM-WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
427 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

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

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS BEFORE DARK...THEN BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH
BRIEF GUSTS UP TO 40 KNOTS POSSIBLE IN THE EVENING BECOMING
NORTHWEST BY MORNING. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 13 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP INCREASING TO CHOPPY BY DARK...
THEN INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING AROUND 20 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO
14 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH
BECOMING CHOPPY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 13 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO
6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. PROTECTED
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ730-765-260415-
APALACHEE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
427 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
WEST AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
4 TO 5 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP IN THE EVENING...
INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 11 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING 15 TO 20
KNOTS LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.

$$

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