Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
942 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

Atlantic coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Ocean Reef out to 60
nm and Gulf coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee out
20 nm and Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach out 60 nm...including the
waters of Biscayne Bay and Lake Okeechobee.

Seas are provided as a range of the average height of the highest 1/3
of the waves...along with the occasional height of the average highest
10 percent of the waves.

AMZ600-GMZ606-230000-
Synopsis for Jupiter Inlet to Ocean Reef FL out to 60 nm and for East
Cape Sable to Bonita Beach FL out to 60 nm-
942 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

.SYNOPSIS...

Breezy SE winds will continue through the weekend. Seas will
remain near 2-3 feet in the Atlantic and less than 2 feet over
the Gulf waters. Passing showers will be possible throughout the
forecast period. A cold front will approach the area late Sunday
and stall out over South Florida around Monday. SE winds will
increase again this weekend as the gradient tightens ahead of the
front.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NONE.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Feb 21, 2019 at 1200 UTC...

  7 nautical miles southeast of Fowey Rocks.
 11 nautical miles southeast of Port Everglades.
  9 nautical miles east southeast of Lake Worth.
  7 nautical miles east northeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.

$$

AMZ650-670-230000-
Coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL out
20 NM-
Waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
942 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers in the morning...then a slight chance of
showers.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight
chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight
chance of showers in the morning.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 3 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Along the coast, south southwest winds 5 to
10 knots becoming west northwest after midnight. In the Gulf
Stream, southwest winds around 10 knots becoming west northwest
in the morning. Seas around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light
chop. A chance of showers.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
A chance of showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...East winds around 15 knots. Seas
3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet along the coast and
4 to 6 feet with occasional to 8 feet in the Gulf Stream.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers.

$$

AMZ651-671-230000-
Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL from 20 to 60 NM
excluding the territorial waters of Bahamas-
942 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A
chance of showers in the morning...then a slight chance of
showers.
.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed
areas. A slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight
chance of showers in the morning.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers.

$$

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Biscayne Bay-
942 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

.REST OF TODAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A slight chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers in the morning.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A slight chance of showers after midnight.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop. A
chance of showers.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 knots becoming west northwest
in the morning. Bay waters smooth. A chance of showers.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop. A chance of showers.

$$

GMZ656-657-230000-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
942 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

.REST OF TODAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore and east 10 to
15 knots offshore. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay
and inland waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...South southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 knots becoming north
northeast late in the evening. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters smooth.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Bay and inland waters smooth. A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers.
.TUESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers.

$$

GMZ676-230000-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
942 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

.REST OF TODAY...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Period 4 seconds.
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Period
3 seconds.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. A slight chance of showers in the
morning.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. A slight chance of showers after
midnight.
.SUNDAY...South winds around 5 knots becoming southwest 5 knots
in the evening. Seas less than 2 feet. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West northwest winds 5 knots becoming north
northeast late in the evening. Seas less than 2 feet. A chance
of showers.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. A
slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance
of showers.

$$

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Lake Okeechobee-
942 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

.REST OF TODAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop.
.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers after midnight.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Lake waters smooth. A
chance of showers.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West northwest winds around 5 knots becoming
north in the morning. Lake waters smooth. A slight chance of
showers.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A chance of showers.
.TUESDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers.

$$

Baxter



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