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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
405 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 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.

GMZ800-230300-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
405 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will remain over the region through early
next week with rather light winds shifting onshore and increasing
some near the coast each afternoon as the sea breeze develops. During
this timeframe, the only marine concern will be locally gusty winds
and rough seas in and near any thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ830-230300-
Tampa Bay waters-
405 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east and increasing
to around 10 knots overnight. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Scattered thunderstorms in the evening.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots becoming southwest during
the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots becoming southeast 5 to
10 knots overnight. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest during
the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered thunderstorms
in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots becoming east overnight.
Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots during the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots becoming east
overnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Numerous
showers and scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots becoming east
overnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...South winds around 5 knots becoming west 5 to 10 knots
during the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Numerous showers
and scattered thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ836-230300-
Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound-
405 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east around
10 knots in the late evening and overnight. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots becoming southwest during
the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming east
overnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest during
the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered thunderstorms
in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots becoming east 5 to
10 knots overnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest during the
afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east
overnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest during the
afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Numerous showers and
scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east
overnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west during the
afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Numerous showers and
scattered thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ856-230300-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
405 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east around 10 knots in
the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots becoming south during the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast around
10 knots overnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots during the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east around
10 knots overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots during the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots becoming east around
10 knots overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots during the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots becoming east 5 to
10 knots overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
smooth. Scattered thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west during the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ876-230300-
Waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 to 60 NM-
405 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots during the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Isolated thunderstorms in the morning.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east around
10 knots overnight. Seas 2 feet. Isolated thunderstorms after
midnight.
.SUNDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Scattered
thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered
thunderstorms in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 5 knots becoming east 5 to
10 knots overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest during
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ853-230300-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
405 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots becoming east overnight.
Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots then becoming southwest
around 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light to moderate chop.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast
and increasing to around 10 knots overnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots becoming west 5 to
10 knots during the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east overnight.
Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms in
the evening.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west during the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east
overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west during the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east
overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west during the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ873-230300-
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM-
405 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast and
increasing to 10 to 15 knots overnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered thunderstorms after
midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots
late in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Isolated thunderstorms in
the morning.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots becoming south 5 to
10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots becoming east 5 to
10 knots overnight. Seas 2 feet. Isolated thunderstorms after
midnight.
.SUNDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots becoming east 5 to
10 knots overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated thunderstorms in
the evening, then scattered thunderstorms after midnight.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west late in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
5 to 10 knots overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered
thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west late in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ850-230300-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
405 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots becoming southeast
overnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots becoming southwest during
the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots becoming southeast
5 to 10 knots overnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light
chop.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming west around
10 knots during the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north around
5 knots overnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth.
.SUNDAY...North winds around 5 knots becoming west 5 to 10 knots
during the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
smooth. Scattered thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots becoming northeast
overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...East winds around 5 knots becoming west 5 to 10 knots
during the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
smooth. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots becoming south
overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ870-230300-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
405 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots becoming southeast
overnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening,
then scattered thunderstorms after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Isolated thunderstorms in the morning.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots diminishing to around
5 knots overnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots becoming north
overnight. Seas 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...North winds around 5 knots becoming west in the afternoon.
Seas 2 feet. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots becoming northeast
overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...East winds around 5 knots becoming west in the afternoon.
Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots becoming south
overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.

$$



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