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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.        GMZ800-301500-  SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-  445 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014      .SYNOPSIS...A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL MOVE SOUTH INTO THE SOUTHERN  WATERS TODAY AND WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  STORMS AHEAD OF IT. THIS FRONT WILL DISSIPATE WITH A WEAK PRESSURE  GRADIENT ACROSS THE WATERS LEADING TO RATHER LIGHT WINDS AND LOW  SEAS THROUGH FRIDAY. OVER THE WEEKEND A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL  BUILD IN FROM THE EAST SETTING UP A MORE TYPICAL SOUTHEASTERLY  FLOW. THE ONLY OTHER HAZARDS OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS WILL BE HIGHER  WINDS AND SEAS IN THE VICINITY OF ISOLATED TO SCATTERED  THUNDERSTORMS.    $$
 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.        GMZ853-873-301500-  ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS OUT 20 NM-  ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS OUT 20 TO 60 NM-  445 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014    TODAY  NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND  INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.  TONIGHT  NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS DECREASING TO AROUND  5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  A LIGHT CHOP.  THURSDAY  NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND  10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND  WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.  THURSDAY NIGHT  NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH  AROUND 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND  WATERS SMOOTH. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.  FRIDAY  SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE  AFTERNOON AND INCREASING TO AROUND 10 KNOTS NEAR THE COAST. SEAS  2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. ISOLATED  THUNDERSTORMS.  FRIDAY NIGHT  SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST  AROUND 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND  INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS.  SATURDAY  SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS...EXCEPT BECOMING  SOUTHWEST NEAR THE COAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.  BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS.  SATURDAY NIGHT  SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR  LESS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS.  SUNDAY  SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS...EXCEPT BECOMING  SOUTHWEST NEAR THE COAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.  BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS.    $$

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