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 Hazardous marine condition(s):
 Small Craft Advisory
 Gale Warning
 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.        GMZ700-312030-  SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM  1056 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014      .SYNOPSIS...  WINDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON IN THE WAKE OF A COLD  FRONTAL PASSAGE FROM THURSDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL SHARPLY INCREASE  AROUND MIDNIGHT AS A REINFORCING COLD FRONT SURGES ACROSS THE  MARINE AREA. FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE ARE EXPECTED BEHIND THIS  FRONT WITH SUSTAINED WINDS POSSIBLY NEARING GALE FORCE AS WELL.  SATURDAY AFTERNOON, HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD NEAR ENOUGH TO THE  MARINE AREA TO ELIMINATE THE THREAT FOR GALE FORCE GUSTS, THOUGH  ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL  THEN BUILD TO THE NORTHEAST OF THE MARINE AREA STARTING A PERIOD  OF MODERATE EASTERLY FLOW.    $$
 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.        GMZ730-750-755-765-312030-  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-  1056 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014    GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY  AFTERNOON  SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH  SUNDAY MORNING  SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION THIS AFTERNOON    TODAY  NORTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE  AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT  PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.  TONIGHT  NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND  30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO GALE FORCE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET  OCCASIONALLY UP TO 6 FEET. BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP  TO 9 FEET OUTSIDE OF APALACHEE BAY. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.  PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH.  SATURDAY  NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO GALE  FORCE...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET  IN APALACHEE BAY AND 5 TO 8 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 10 FEET  FURTHER OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS  VERY ROUGH BECOMING ROUGH.  SATURDAY NIGHT  NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2  TO 4 FEET IN APALACHEE BAY AND 4 TO 6 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 9  FEET FURTHER OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED  WATERS ROUGH.  SUNDAY  NORTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KNOTS.  SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET IN APALACHEE BAY AND 3 TO 4 FEET  OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET FURTHER OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 4  SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY BECOMING A LIGHT TO MODERATE  CHOP.  SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY  EAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO  3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.  MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY  EAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO  4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE  CHOP.    $$

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