Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
333 AM EDT Sun Aug 19 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.

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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-
333 AM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018

.SYNOPSIS...
An area of high pressure located over the western Atlantic will
continue to dominate the weather pattern across the local waters
through the middle of the week. Light to moderate east to
southeasterly flow will continue across the Atlantic and Gulf
waters with seas generally remaining at 2 feet or less. Scattered
showers and thunderstorms will be possible each day. Winds and
waves could be higher in and around any shower or thunderstorm.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...None

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Aug 16, 2018 at 1200 UTC...

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

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.

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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-
333 AM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018

.TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then a
chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then a slight chance
of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
less than 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...South southeast winds 5 to
10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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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-
333 AM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018

.TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.MONDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 5 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters smooth. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

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Biscayne Bay-
333 AM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018

.TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.MONDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...
then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through the night.
.TUESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds around 5 knots. Bay waters
smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots.
Bay waters smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
333 AM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018

.TODAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...East 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 and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East 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 and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
southwest in the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning...then showers and thunderstorms
likely in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds around 5 knots becoming
east 5 knots late in the evening. Seas less than 1 foot. Bay and
inland waters smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots becoming southwest
in the afternoon. Seas less than 1 foot. Bay and inland waters
smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West northwest winds around 5 knots becoming
southwest 5 knots late in the evening...then becoming variable
winds less than 5 knots after midnight becoming southeast
5 knots in the morning. Seas less than 1 foot. Bay and inland
waters smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds around 5 knots becoming
southwest in the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
333 AM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018

.TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms after midnight.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms through the night.
.TUESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast
in the evening. Seas less than 2 feet. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then a chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds around 5 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots becoming west
southwest in the evening. Seas less than 2 feet. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West northwest winds around 5 knots becoming
southeast 5 knots after midnight. Seas less than 1 foot. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds around 5 knots becoming west
northwest in the evening. Seas less than 2 feet. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.

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Lake Okeechobee-
333 AM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018

.TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening. A slight chance of showers after midnight.
.TUESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds around 5 knots becoming southwest in
the evening. Lake waters smooth. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
south after midnight. Lake waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...South southwest winds around 5 knots becoming west
southwest in the evening. Lake waters smooth. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.

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