Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
326 AM EST Sun Nov 17 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-GMZ606-171715-
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-
326 AM EST Sun Nov 17 2019

.SYNOPSIS...
North to Northwest winds continue through tonight, decreasing to
around 10 knots. The Atlantic seas will quickly build to 5 to 7 feet
today, and reaching 8 to 11 feet by tonight as a swell arrives from
the north. Hazardous boating conditions will likely continue through
Tuesday morning when the swell gradually subsides.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...Winds of 15 to 20 knots gusting up to 25
knots with seas building into Sunday. Seas could be between 8 and
11 feet by Sunday night.


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

  5 nautical miles southeast of Fowey Rocks.
 12 nautical miles southeast of Port Everglades.
  4 nautical miles northeast of Lake Worth.
  4 nautical miles east northeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ650-670-171715-
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-
326 AM EST Sun Nov 17 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots along the coast to
northwest 10 to 20 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 5 to 7 feet
with occasional seas to 9 feet along the coast and 9 to 11 feet
with occasional to 14 feet in the Gulf Stream. Period
10 seconds. North swell 3 to 7 feet. Intracoastal waters a
moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with
occasional seas to 10 feet along the coast and 9 to 11 feet with
occasional to 14 feet in the Gulf Stream. Period 11 seconds.
North swell 3 to 7 feet increasing to north northeast 5 to
9 feet after midnight. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
Slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
northwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 6 to 8 feet
with occasional seas to 10 feet along the coast and 9 to 11 feet
with occasional to 14 feet in the Gulf Stream. Period
11 seconds. North northeast swell 4 to 9 feet. Intracoastal
waters a light chop. Slight chance of showers in the morning.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 5 to
7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet along the coast and 7 to
9 feet with occasional to 11 feet in the Gulf Stream. Period
11 seconds. North northeast swell 3 to 7 feet. Intracoastal
waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
northwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 5 to 7 feet
with occasional seas to 9 feet. North northeast swell 3 to
5 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North northwest winds around 10 knots along the
coast to north northwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas
4 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. North northeast
swell 3 to 4 feet becoming 3 feet after midnight. Intracoastal
waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet. North northeast swell around 3 feet
in the morning. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...East northeast winds 10 to
15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.

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AMZ651-671-171715-
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-
326 AM EST Sun Nov 17 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet along the coast and 7 to 9 feet with
occasional to 11 feet in the Gulf Stream. Period 11 seconds.
North swell 5 feet increasing to 3 to 6 feet in the afternoon.
Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet along the coast and 8 to 10 feet with
occasional to 13 feet in the Gulf Stream. Period 11 seconds.
North swell 3 to 6 feet increasing to 3 to 8 feet after
midnight. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Slight chance of
showers after midnight.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet along the coast and 8 to 10 feet with
occasional to 13 feet in the Gulf Stream. Period 11 seconds.
North northeast swell 3 to 7 feet. Intracoastal waters a light
chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet
with occasional seas to 9 feet. Period 11 seconds. North
northeast swell 3 to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. North northeast swell 3 to 4 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a light
chop.
.WEDNESDAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a
moderate chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...East northeast winds 10 to
15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.

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Biscayne Bay-
326 AM EST Sun Nov 17 2019

.TODAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.TONIGHT...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a
light chop.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots. Bay waters
smooth.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.WEDNESDAY...North northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a
light chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...East northeast winds around
10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.

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GMZ656-657-171715-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
326 AM EST Sun Nov 17 2019

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots nearshore and north 15 to 20 knots offshore.
Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period 5 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light
chop.
.TONIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period
4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 5 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Period
5 seconds. Bay and inland waters smooth. Slight chance of
showers in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...North northwest winds 5 knots nearshore and
northwest 5 to 10 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet. Period
4 seconds. Bay and inland waters smooth. Chance of showers
through the night.
.TUESDAY...North northwest winds 10 knots nearshore and north
northwest 5 to 10 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Slight chance of showers in the
morning.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...East northeast winds 5 to
15 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light
chop.

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GMZ676-171715-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
326 AM EST Sun Nov 17 2019

.TODAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 7 seconds.
.TONIGHT...North winds 5 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 6 seconds.
.MONDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 5 seconds. Slight chance of showers through the
day.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Chance of showers.
.TUESDAY...North northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Slight chance of showers in the morning.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...East northeast winds 5 to
15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

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AMZ610-171715-
Lake Okeechobee-
326 AM EST Sun Nov 17 2019

.TODAY...North northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a
light chop.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 5 to
10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a
light chop.

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