Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
849 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

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.

GMZ700-240830-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
849 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS...NOCTURNAL SURGES IN THE APALACHEE BAY AND AFTERNOON
SURGES ALONG THE COASTLINE DUE TO THE SEA-BREEZE WILL BUMP UP
WINDS TO AROUND 15 KNOTS...WITH WINDS FURTHER OFFSHORE STAYING
AROUND 10 KNOTS OR LESS AND SEAS AROUND 1 TO 2 FEET THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. AHEAD OF OUR NEXT COLD FRONT...WINDS AND SEAS WILL BEGIN
TO PICK UP MONDAY. THEY ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN BELOW HEADLINE
CRITERIA THROUGH MONDAY.

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GMZ730-750-755-765-770-775-240830-
APALACHEE BAY-
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 FL 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-
849 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WIND LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
LATE TONIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY...WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AT 10 TO 15
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 3
SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH INCREASING TO A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN APALACHEE BAY...5 TO
10 KNOTS ELSEWHERE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP IN APALACHEE BAY...SMOOTH ELSEWHERE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
LATE. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH INCREASING TO A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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