Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
1036 AM EST Sun Feb 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.

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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-
1036 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.SYNOPSIS...
High pressure will rebuild northwards into next week, with
increasing southeasterly flow bringing building seas into the
middle of the week. Cautionary conditions will be possible. A few
showers will be possible during the upcoming week.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...None.


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

  8 nautical miles southeast of Fowey Rocks.
 11 nautical miles southeast of Port Everglades.
  7 nautical miles northeast of Lake Worth.
 10 nautical miles east northeast 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-
1036 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...Winds south southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Period
4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots along the
coast to south southeast 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate
chop. A chance of showers.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds
10 to 15 knots along the coast to south southeast 15 to 20 knots
in the Gulf Stream. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to
6 feet. Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. A slight
chance of showers.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a
moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.

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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-
1036 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TODAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast
to south southeast 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.MONDAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
southeast 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight
chance of showers after midnight.
.TUESDAY...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of
showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to
15 knots along the coast to southeast 15 to 20 knots in the Gulf
Stream. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet.
Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. A slight chance of
showers.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate
chop. A slight chance of showers.

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Biscayne Bay-
1036 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TODAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop.
.TONIGHT...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers after midnight.
.MONDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers after midnight.
.TUESDAY...East southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots.
Bay waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.

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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-
1036 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TODAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light
chop.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight
chance of showers after midnight.
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore and south
southeast 5 to 10 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet. Period
5 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 5 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to
15 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.

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Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
1036 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TODAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 5 seconds.
.MONDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 6 seconds.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 6 seconds. A slight chance of showers after
midnight.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to
15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.

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Lake Okeechobee-
1036 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TODAY...South winds around 5 knots. Lake waters smooth.
.TONIGHT...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds around 5 knots. Lake waters smooth.
A chance of showers late in the evening...then a slight chance
of showers after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop.
.WEDNESDAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...South southeast winds 5 to
10 knots. Lake waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers.

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