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 Hazardous marine condition(s):
 Small Craft Advisory
 Hazardous Weather Outlook
 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.
 
 
 
 GMZ800-170915-
 SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
 1042 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014
 
 
 .SYNOPSIS...A STRONG EASTERLY SURGE WILL CONTINUE OVER THE WATERS
 THROUGH LATE TONIGHT. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE THURSDAY AND
 THURSDAY NIGHT...BUT WILL DETERIORATE AGAIN ON FRIDAY NIGHT AND
 SATURDAY AS AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE PASSES NORTHEAST THROUGH THE
 COASTAL WATERS...WITH HIGH CHANCES OF THUNDERSTORMS AND BUILDING
 WINDS AND SEAS.
 
 $$



 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.        GMZ850-170915-  TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER OUT 20 NM-  1042 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014    SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THURSDAY    REST OF TONIGHT  NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30  KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY  AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH.  THURSDAY  EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A  MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  AFTERNOON.  THURSDAY NIGHT  EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND  INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.  FRIDAY  EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH AROUND  20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  CHOPPY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...  THEN WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  AFTERNOON.  FRIDAY NIGHT  NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  45 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  35 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  ROUGH. THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.  SATURDAY  NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO  15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  SATURDAY NIGHT  NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY  AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.  SUNDAY  NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND  INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.  SUNDAY NIGHT  NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND  INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.  MONDAY  NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH AROUND  5 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  A LIGHT CHOP.    $$

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