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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
934 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

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-GMZ606-161315-
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-
934 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.SYNOPSIS....Through of low pressure over the Gulf of Mexico
will keep south/southeast winds in place with numerous showers
and some thunderstorms. Seas will be 3 feet or less.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...None.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
May 15, 2018 at 1200 UTC...

 16 nautical miles east southeast of Fowey Rocks.
 21 nautical miles east southeast of Port Everglades.
 21 nautical miles east northeast of Lake Worth.
 16 nautical miles east of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.

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AMZ650-670-161315-
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-
934 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers in the evening. A slight chance of
thunderstorms through the night. Showers likely after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas
2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 5 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Showers likely and a chance
of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds around 10 knots along the
coast to south southeast around 15 knots in the Gulf Stream.
Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period
5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely and a
chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Southeast 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 and a slight chance
of thunderstorms in the evening...then showers likely and a
chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots along the coast
to south southeast 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 25 knots
in the Gulf Stream. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to
6 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Showers likely and
a chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots.
Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal
waters choppy in exposed areas. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed
areas. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

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AMZ651-671-161315-
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-
934 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the
morning...then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in
the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 4 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms in the evening...then showers likely
and a chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 5 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Showers likely and a chance
of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast 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 and a
slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening...then showers
likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots.
Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal
waters choppy in exposed areas. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed
areas. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

$$

AMZ630-161315-
Biscayne Bay-
934 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. Showers likely in the evening. A slight chance of
thunderstorms through the night. A chance of showers after
midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the
morning...then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in
the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots.
Bay waters a moderate chop. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate
chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ656-657-161315-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
934 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Showers
likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...South southeast winds 5 to
10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the
evening...then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Winds southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Showers likely and a
chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots with
gusts to around 20 knots nearshore and southeast 10 to 15 knots
offshore. Seas around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ676-161315-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
934 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 4 seconds. A chance of showers in the evening. A slight
chance of thunderstorms through the night. Showers likely after
midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 4 seconds. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms
in the evening...then showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms after midnight.
.FRIDAY...South southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
less than 2 feet. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots.
Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.

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AMZ610-161315-
Lake Okeechobee-
934 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop. Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms in the evening...then a slight chance of showers
after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
Showers and a chance of thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake
waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance
of thunderstorms in the evening...then a slight chance of
showers after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. Showers and a chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms
in the evening...then a slight chance of showers after
midnight. Showers and a chance of thunderstorms in the morning.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. Showers and a chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.

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Baxter



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