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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
926 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

Gulf coastal waters from Bonita Beach to the mouth of the
Suwannee River out to 60 NM.

Important notice to mariners...marine forecasts are issued at least
four times a day. Boaters on extended trips should routinely monitor
subsequent forecast issuances and updates for the latest marine
weather information.

The wave heights are forecast as significant wave height which
is the average of the highest one-third of the waves.
The highest waves may rarely be twice the significant wave height.
The winds and seas near thunderstorms may be higher than forecast.

GMZ800-242130-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
926 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure centered north of the region will keep an
east to northeast wind flow in place through the next couple of
days...with flow turning onshore in the afternoon with the sea
breeze. No headlines are expected for the next several days.

$$

GMZ830-242130-
Tampa Bay waters-
926 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Scattered thunderstorms in the evening.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming west late in
the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth.
.MONDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland waters
smooth.
.TUESDAY...North winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest around
10 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Bay and inland waters a
light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters
a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters
a light chop.
.THURSDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop.

$$

GMZ836-242130-
Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound-
926 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming
north around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Scattered thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated
thunderstorms after midnight.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest
early in the afternoon, then becoming west around 10 knots late in
the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots then becoming north
around 5 knots toward morning. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming west
around 10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light
chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.

$$

GMZ856-242130-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
926 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming
north around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...North winds around 10 knots then becoming east in the
late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms in the evening, then
isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
.MONDAY...East winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...North winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.

$$

GMZ876-242130-
Waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 to 60 NM-
926 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...East winds around 15 knots then becoming northeast
5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Isolated thunderstorms
late in the morning.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming east around
15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered showers and
isolated thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...East winds around 10 knots then becoming south around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Isolated thunderstorms
in the morning.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots then becoming north
in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less.
.THURSDAY...West winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.

$$

GMZ853-242130-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
926 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming
north late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
light chop.
.TONIGHT...North winds around 10 knots then becoming east in the
late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Scattered thunderstorms in the evening.
.MONDAY...East winds around 10 knots then becoming north around
5 knots early in the afternoon, then becoming west around 5 knots
late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a
light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...North winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest around
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop.

$$

GMZ873-242130-
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM-
926 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...East winds around 15 knots then becoming northeast
5 to 10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming east around
15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Scattered showers in the
evening. Isolated thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...East winds around 10 knots then becoming north around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Isolated thunderstorms
in the morning. Isolated showers in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.

$$

GMZ850-242130-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
926 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds around 15 knots diminishing to
5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming east around
15 knots in the late evening and early morning, then becoming
northeast 5 to 10 knots toward morning. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a moderate chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming northwest
late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a
light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...North winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest around
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop.

$$

GMZ870-242130-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
926 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...East winds around 15 knots then becoming northeast
5 to 10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...East winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming north around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Isolated showers in the
morning.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

$$



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