Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
401 PM EDT Mon May 23 2022

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-GMZ606-240900-
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-
401 PM EDT Mon May 23 2022

.Synopsis...

Moderate east to southeasterly flow will continue across the local
waters throughout much of the week as high pressure remains over the
western Atlantic. Seas will generally remain in the 2 to 4 foot
range. Isolated showers and a thunderstorm or two remain possible
across the Atlantic and Gulf waters through the middle of the week,
with storm chances gradually increasing thereafter.

Gulf Stream Hazards...None.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
May 21, 2022 at 12 UTC...

 14 nautical miles east of Fowey Rocks.
 18 nautical miles east southeast of Port Everglades.
 18 nautical miles east southeast of Lake Worth.
 20 nautical miles east of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.

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AMZ650-670-240900-
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-
401 PM EDT Mon May 23 2022

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...East southeast winds around 15 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period 4 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.TUESDAY...East southeast winds around 15 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period 5 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 4 seconds.
Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas.
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds around 15 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period 5 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds around 15 knots with
gusts to around 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas
to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.THURSDAY...East southeast winds around 15 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a
moderate chop. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots along the
coast to southeast 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots
in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a
moderate chop. Isolated showers and thunderstorms after
midnight.
.FRIDAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots along the coast to
south 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots in the Gulf
Stream. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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AMZ651-671-240900-
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-
401 PM EDT Mon May 23 2022

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts to
around 25 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to
5 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed
areas.
.TUESDAY...East southeast winds around 15 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to
5 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts
to around 25 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to
5 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed
areas. Isolated showers in the evening. Scattered showers after
midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts to
around 25 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to
5 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed
areas. Isolated showers. Isolated thunderstorms
in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 15 to 20 knots with
gusts to around 25 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas
to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. Isolated
showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.THURSDAY...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to
5 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Isolated showers
. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a
moderate chop. Isolated showers in the evening. Isolated
thunderstorms through the night. Scattered showers after
midnight.
.FRIDAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms.

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GMZ656-657-676-240900-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
401 PM EDT Mon May 23 2022

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period 4 seconds. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Chance of showers in the evening.
Slight chance of thunderstorms through the night. Slight chance
of showers after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
25 knots near shore...except southeast 10 to 20 knots with gusts
to around 25 knots well offshore. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period
4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts
to around 25 knots near shore...except east southeast 10 to
20 knots well offshore. Seas around 2 feet near shore and 2 to
4 feet with occasional to 5 feet well offshore. Period
4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. Isolated
thunderstorms in the evening. Scattered showers through the
night. Scattered thunderstorms after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas around 2 feet
near shore and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet well
offshore. Period 5 seconds. Bay and inland waters a moderate
chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the morning. Scattered showers
. Scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots with
gusts to around 20 knots near shore...except east southeast
10 to 20 knots well offshore. Seas around 2 feet near shore and
2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet well offshore. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots near shore...except southeast 10 to 15 knots well
offshore. Seas around 2 feet near shore and 2 to 4 feet with
occasional to 5 feet well offshore. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the morning. Scattered
showers. Scattered thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Winds southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated
thunderstorms in the evening. Scattered showers through the
night.
.FRIDAY...Near shore, south southeast winds 5 to 15 knots
becoming south southwest 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Well
offshore, south southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. Isolated showers
in the morning, then scattered showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Scattered
thunderstorms and isolated showers in the evening, then
scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Scattered showers
and thunderstorms.

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AMZ610-240900-
Lake Okeechobee-
401 PM EDT Mon May 23 2022

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 20 knots. Lake waters choppy.
.TUESDAY...East southeast winds 10 to 20 knots. Lake waters
choppy.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 10 to 20 knots. Lake
waters choppy.
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds 10 to 20 knots. Lake waters
choppy. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 10 to 20 knots. Lake
waters choppy.
.THURSDAY...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening. Isolated
showers through the night.
.FRIDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a
light chop. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the morning,
then scattered showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Lake waters
a moderate chop. Scattered thunderstorms in the evening.
Scattered showers through the night.
.SATURDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a
light chop. Scattered thunderstorms in the morning. Scattered
showers. Numerous thunderstorms in the
afternoon.

$$

AMZ630-240900-
Biscayne Bay-
401 PM EDT Mon May 23 2022

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...East southeast winds around 15 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots. Bay waters a moderate chop. Slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
.TUESDAY...East southeast winds around 15 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots. Bay waters a moderate chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters
choppy. Isolated showers through the night.
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds around 15 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots. Bay waters a moderate chop. Isolated showers
. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds around 15 knots with
gusts to around 20 knots. Bay waters a moderate chop. Isolated
showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.THURSDAY...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. Isolated showers in the morning, then scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. Isolated showers.
.FRIDAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the
morning, then scattered showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the
evening, then scattered showers after midnight.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate
chop. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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