Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
1122 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

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.

GMZ600-061630-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
MOBILE BAY-
1122 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS...SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE SINKS SOUTHWARD ACROSS THE
LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER DELTA ON FRIDAY THEN MOVES EAST ACROSS THE
CENTRAL GULF COAST THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A MODERATE TO STRONG OFFSHORE
FLOW CONTINUES TONIGHT OVER THE OPEN GULF WATERS...BUT DECREASE WITH
SEAS TRENDING DOWNWARD OVER THE WEEKEND AS HIGH MOVES ACROSS THE
MARINE AREA.

$$

GMZ630-061630-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
1122 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. CHOPPY BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A
LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING 3 TO 8 KNOTS.
SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ631-632-061630-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
1122 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A
MODERATE CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH.
SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 8 TO 13 KNOTS.
SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ633-061630-
PERDIDO BAY-
1122 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A
LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 3 TO
8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ634-061630-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
1122 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 3 TO
8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ635-061630-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
1122 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 3 TO
8 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SMOOTH.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ650-655-061630-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
1122 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT FRIDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER
GUSTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ670-675-061630-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1122 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT FRIDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET
THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 8 TO 13 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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