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 Hazardous marine condition(s):
 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.
 
 
 
 GMZ800-171645-
 SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
 501 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014
 
 
 .SYNOPSIS...ELEVATED EASTERLY FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT
 RESULTING IN CHOPPY CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY OFFSHORE. A SLOW
 MOVING STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA FRIDAY THROUGH
 SATURDAY...RESULTING IN UNSETTLED CONDITIONS. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
 BUILD BACK INTO THE AREA SUNDAY THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.
 
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 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.        GMZ853-171645-  ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS OUT 20 NM-  501 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014    SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION    TODAY  EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.  TONIGHT  EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND  INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS  IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.  FRIDAY  SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH IN THE  AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE  CHOP. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  FRIDAY NIGHT  SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AFTER  MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.  SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.  SATURDAY  NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY  AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED  THUNDERSTORMS.  SATURDAY NIGHT  NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO  15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  SUNDAY  NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND  INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.  SUNDAY NIGHT  NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.  BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.  MONDAY  NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND  WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.    $$

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