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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 UPDATED 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.        GMZ800-212215-  SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-  909 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017      .SYNOPSIS...SOUTHERLY WINDS INCREASE THROUGH THE DAY TODAY AHEAD OF  THE DEVELOPING SOUTHERN STORM SYSTEM. SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS AND SEAS  CONTINUE TO INCREASE TONIGHT. THE STRONG AND COMPLEX STORM SYSTEM TO  MOVE THROUGH EASTERN GULF TONIGHT AND SUNDAY WITH A DANGEROUS SQUALL  LINE SUNDAY AHEAD OF THE COLD FRONT. THE GRADIENT WILL TIGHTEN IN THE  WAKE OF THE FRONT AS AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE DEEPENS NEAR THE MID  ATLANTIC COAST SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO  GALE FORCE POSSIBLE ALL WATERS. MARINERS SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT UNTIL  CONDITIONS IMPROVE. BY TUESDAY WINDS BEGIN TO SUBSIDE BUT RESIDUAL  LONG PERIOD SWELLS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE INTO THE EASTERN GULF. HIGH  PRESSURE FINALLY WEAKENS OVER THE REGION WITH LIGHTER WINDS AND SEAS  MID WEEK.    $$
 IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST  FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR  SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATED FOR THE LATEST MARINE  WEATHER INFORMATION.    THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH  IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.  THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.  THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.        GMZ853-212215-  COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-  909 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017    SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY  MORNING    THIS AFTERNOON  SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND  15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A  MODERATE CHOP.  TONIGHT  SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND  INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  SUNDAY  SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS  IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH. A  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  SUNDAY NIGHT  WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  40 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH. A CHANCE  OF SHOWERS.  MONDAY  WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 10 TO 14 FEET. BAY AND  INLAND WATERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  MONDAY NIGHT  NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND  20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  ROUGH.  TUESDAY  NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO  10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A  MODERATE CHOP.  TUESDAY NIGHT  WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH  AROUND 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND  WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.  WEDNESDAY  SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND  INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.    $$

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