Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
418 AM EDT Tue Jul 16 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-GMZ606-161430-
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-
418 AM EDT Tue Jul 16 2019

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure over the western Atlantic is forecast to maintain
an east to southeast wind throughout the week and into the upcoming
weekend. Showers and thunderstorms will be possible each day and may
bring locally hazardous conditions, with the greatest coverage of
storms over the Gulf of Mexico waters. Outside of showers and
thunderstorms, wind and seas will remain below cautionary thresholds.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...None.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as
of Jul 16, 2019 at 1200 UTC...

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

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ650-670-161430-
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-
418 AM EDT Tue Jul 16 2019

.TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms after
midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Slight chance of showers in the morning.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light
chop. Chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.THURSDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast
to east southeast 5 to 10 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Winds east southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
east southeast around 10 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Chance of showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Winds east southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms.

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AMZ651-671-161430-
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-
418 AM EDT Tue Jul 16 2019

.TODAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Slight chance
of showers or thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Slight chance
of showers or thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Slight chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light
chop. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Chance of showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots along the
coast to east southeast 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas
around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

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Biscayne Bay-
418 AM EDT Tue Jul 16 2019

.TODAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. Slight chance of showers or thunderstorms this morning.
.TONIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a
light chop. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop. Slight chance of showers in the evening,
then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
a light chop. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a
light chop. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a
light chop. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms.

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GMZ656-657-161430-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
418 AM EDT Tue Jul 16 2019

.TODAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south in
the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 6 seconds. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Chance of
showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening.
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
in the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. A chance of thunderstorms mainly
in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...Nearshore, southeast winds around 5 knots becoming
south southwest in the afternoon. Offshore, south winds 5 to
10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms mainly in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 knots nearshore and
east southeast 5 to 10 knots offshore. Seas less than 2 feet.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. Chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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GMZ676-161430-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
418 AM EDT Tue Jul 16 2019

.TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in
the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after
midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then chance of showers and
thunderstorms after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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Lake Okeechobee-
418 AM EDT Tue Jul 16 2019

.TODAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
Slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a
light chop. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening.
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a
light chop. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a
light chop. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a
light chop. Slight chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...East southeast winds around 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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