Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
000
FZUS52 KTAE 201435
CWFTAE

Coastal waters forecast for Florida Big Bend and eastern Panhandle
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
1035 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

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.

GMZ700-202030-
Synopsis for the Suwannee River to Destin out to 60 nm
1035 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS...

Light winds and low seas will prevail through the end
of the work week. This weekend, as hurricane Maria crosses the
Bahamas and into the Gulf Stream, easterly winds will increase as
a result. Expect moderate winds and seas beginning Saturday.

$$

GMZ730-750-755-765-770-775-202030-
Apalachee Bay or Coastal Waters From Keaton Beach to Ochlockonee
River Fl out to 20 Nm-
Coastal waters from Apalachicola to Destin FL out 20 NM-
Coastal Waters From  Ochlockonee River to Apalachicola Fl out to
20 Nm-
Coastal waters from  Suwannee River to Keaton Beach out 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-
1035 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 2 seconds. Protected waters mostly smooth. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots early in the morning. Seas 1 foot or less. Dominant period
3 seconds. Protected waters mostly smooth.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Dominant period
3 seconds. Protected waters mostly smooth. Slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 knots. Seas 1 to
2 feet. Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected waters a light chop.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through the night.
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant
period 3 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms through the day.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Protected waters a moderate chop. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Protected
waters a light chop. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Protected waters a moderate chop. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Protected
waters a light chop. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.