Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
412 PM EST Wed Jan 23 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-GMZ606-241015-
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-
412 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

.SYNOPSIS...Strong and gusty southeast winds will continue to
bring hazardous boating conditions to the Atlantic waters and
offshore Gulf waters this evening and tonight. Showers and
thunderstorms are expected to push across the region early
Thursday morning through Thursday afternoon. Winds will shift
northerly in the wake of the front.


.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots with
occasional gusts to gale force. Seas 6 to 8 feet.


THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM IS
CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE.


$$

AMZ650-670-241015-
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-
412 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...South southeast winds 15 to 20 knots along the coast
to south southeast 20 to 25 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 5 to
7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet. Period 6 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers through
the night. A chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots along the coast to
south southwest 15 to 25 knots in the Gulf Stream. Along the
coast, seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet subsiding
to 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet in the afternoon.
In the Gulf Stream, seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas to
9 feet. Period 7 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
Showers and a chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots along the coast
to west northwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to
3 feet along the coast and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet
in the Gulf Stream. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light
chop. A chance of showers in the evening. A chance of
thunderstorms through the night. Showers likely after midnight.
.FRIDAY...North northwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet along the coast and 3 to 5 feet with occasional to 6 feet
in the Gulf Stream. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light
chop. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet
along the coast and 3 to 5 feet with occasional to 6 feet in the
Gulf Stream. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers.
.SATURDAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet along the coast and 3 to 5 feet with occasional to 6 feet
in the Gulf Stream. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet along the coast and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet
in the Gulf Stream. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A
chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Showers likely.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds around 10 knots along the
coast to east northeast 10 to 15 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 slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet
with occasional seas to 10 feet building to 8 to 10 feet with
occasional seas to 13 feet in the afternoon. Intracoastal waters
a moderate chop. Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.

$$

AMZ651-671-241015-
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-
412 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...South southeast winds 15 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to
7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet. Period 7 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers
in the evening...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms
after midnight.
.THURSDAY...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots along the coast
to south southwest 15 to 20 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 4 to
6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet in the afternoon. Period
7 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Showers and a
chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Along the coast, west winds 5 to 10 knots
becoming northwest 10 to 15 knots after midnight. In the Gulf
Stream, west winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal
waters a light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet along
the coast and 3 to 5 feet with occasional to 6 feet in the Gulf
Stream. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of thunderstorms in the morning. A chance of showers
.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet
along the coast and 3 to 5 feet with occasional to 6 feet in the
Gulf Stream. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots.
Seas 2 to 3 feet along the coast and 3 to 5 feet with occasional
to 6 feet in the Gulf Stream. Intracoastal waters a moderate
chop. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Along the
coast, seas 2 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet with occasional
seas to 6 feet after midnight. In the Gulf Stream, seas 4 to
6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Intracoastal waters a
moderate chop. Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 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. Intracoastal
waters a moderate chop. Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.

$$

AMZ630-241015-
Biscayne Bay-
412 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...South southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters
choppy. A slight chance of showers in the evening...then a
chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.THURSDAY...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. Showers and a chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north
northwest after midnight. Bay waters a light chop. A chance of
thunderstorms in the evening. A chance of showers through the
night. A slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
.FRIDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop. A
chance of showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...East northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. Showers likely.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop. Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ656-657-241015-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
412 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore and
south southeast 15 to 20 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet
nearshore and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet offshore.
Period 4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.THURSDAY...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west
northwest 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 5 seconds. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. Showers
and a chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet
nearshore and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet offshore.
Period 6 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight
chance of thunderstorms in the evening. A chance of showers
through the night.
.FRIDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet
nearshore and 3 to 5 feet with occasional to 6 feet offshore.
Period 3 seconds increasing to 8 seconds in the afternoon. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots nearshore
and north northeast around 15 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet
nearshore and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet offshore.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. Showers likely.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots
nearshore and northeast 10 to 15 knots offshore. Seas around
2 feet nearshore and 3 to 5 feet with occasional to 8 feet
offshore. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Showers likely and a
slight chance of thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ676-241015-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
412 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH 5 AM THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...South southeast winds 15 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Period 5 seconds. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
25 knots becoming northwest in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 5 seconds. Showers in the
morning. A chance of thunderstorms. A chance of
showers in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 7 seconds. A chance of
showers through the night.
.FRIDAY...North winds around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 8 seconds.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. A slight chance of
showers.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Showers likely.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet building to 5 to 7 feet with
occasional seas to 9 feet after midnight. Showers likely and a
slight chance of thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 7 to 9 feet
with occasional seas to 11 feet. Showers likely.

$$

AMZ610-241015-
Lake Okeechobee-
412 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

.TONIGHT...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A slight chance of showers after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. Showers and a chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers in the morning.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...North northeast winds 10 to
15 knots. Lake waters a moderate chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds around 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Lake waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

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