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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.        GMZ800-272115-  SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-  1043 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015      .SYNOPSIS...AN APPROACHING STRONG COLD FRONT WILL BRING SHOWERS  AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE WATERS THIS AFTERNOON AND INTO THIS  EVENING. WINDS WILL BE VEERING TO WEST AND NORTHWEST...REACHING  ADVISORY SPEEDS THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. AFTER THE  FRONT EXITS THE WATERS BY THIS EVENING...HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN  OVER THE WEEKEND WITH WINDS VEERING AND DIMINISHING INTO EARLY  NEXT WEEK.    $$
 IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST  FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR  SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE  WEATHER INFORMATION.    THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH  IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.  THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.  THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.        GMZ853-272115-  COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-  1043 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015    SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON  THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING    THIS AFTERNOON  SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.  BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED  THUNDERSTORMS.  TONIGHT  NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY  AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  SATURDAY  NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO  15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  CHOPPY.  SATURDAY NIGHT  NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY  AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.  SUNDAY  NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND  INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.  SUNDAY NIGHT  NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING EAST  AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT  CHOP.  MONDAY  EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND  5 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT  CHOP.  MONDAY NIGHT  NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.  BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.  TUESDAY  NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND  INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.    $$

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