Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
328 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

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

GMZ600-272130-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
MOBILE BAY-
328 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE SOUTHEAST BREAKS DOWN OVER THE
WEEKEND WHILE A COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER
VALLEY. WITH THE FRONT APPROACHING...AN UNSETTLED WEATHER PATTERN SETS
UP OVER THE MARINE AREA THIS WEEKEND AS SHOWERS INCREASE IN COVERAGE
ALONG WITH EMBEDDED STORMS. FRONTAL PASSAGE AND ASSOCIATED WIND
SHIFT IS FORECAST LATE SUNDAY NIGHT. RAINS END WITH THE FRONTAL
PASSAGE. A LARGE AND STRONG AREA OF SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE EXPANDS
ACROSS THE SOUTHERN UNITED STATES NEXT WEEK...RESULTING IN A LIGHT TO
MODERATE NORTH TO NORTHEAST FLOW AND MODERATE SEAS LATE IN THE
PERIOD.

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GMZ630-272130-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
328 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A LIGHT CHOP.
SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. SMOOTH.
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS INCREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

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GMZ631-632-272130-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
328 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...OCCASIONALLY GUSTY THIS
MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A
LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A LIGHT
CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ633-272130-
PERDIDO BAY-
328 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A MODERATE
CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A LIGHT
CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ634-272130-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
328 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS
LIKELY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A
LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS INCREASING TO 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ635-272130-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
328 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A LIGHT
CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS INCREASING TO 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ650-272130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
328 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. OCCASIONALLY HIGHER WIND
GUSTS FROM 18 TO 23 KNOTS EARLY THIS MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS NEAR 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ655-272130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
328 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO 13 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS NEAR 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ670-272130-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
328 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. OCCASIONALLY HIGHER WIND
GUSTS FROM 18 TO 23 KNOTS EARLY THIS MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SEAS NEAR
3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS NEAR 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ675-272130-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
328 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS NEAR 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. SEAS
NEAR 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS
NEAR 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS NEAR 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

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