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   GMZ005-262030-  Synopsis for Keys coastal waters from Ocean Reef to Dry Tortugas  1030 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019      .SYNOPSIS...A weak cold front will move southeastward across the  eastern Gulf of Mexico today, reaching the Florida Keys tonight,  then stalling just south of the area on Saturday. A weak pressure  pattern will prevail over the Keys Saturday afternoon through  Sunday as the front dissipates. Building high pressure over the  western Atlantic will result in freshening easterly breezes for  Monday afternoon through midweek.    The Approximate Shoreward Edge of the Gulf Stream as of  April 25...    42 NM South of Dry Tortugas Light...on Loggerhead Key.  30 NM South of Cosgrove Shoal Light...off the Marquesas Keys.  27 NM South of Sand Key Light...off Key West.  26 NM South of Looe Key...off Big Pine Key.  24 NM South of Sombrero Key Light...off Marathon.  17 NM Southeast of Alligator Reef Light...off Islamorada.  12 NM Southeast of Molasses Reef Light...off Key Largo.  10 NM East of Carysfort Reef Light...off Ocean Reef.    Gulf Stream Information Courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.    $$
   GMZ031-262030-  Florida Bay including Barnes Sound, Blackwater Sound, and  Buttonwood Sound-  1030 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019    SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION FOR INCREASING WINDS    THIS AFTERNOON  South to southwest winds 10 to 15 knots,  becoming southwest to west and increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Bay  waters a light to moderate chop, becoming choppy. Isolated  showers.  TONIGHT  West to northwest winds near 15 knots early,  decreasing to 10 to 15 knots during the evening, then becoming  northwest to north late. Bay waters a moderate chop, becoming a  light to moderate chop. Scattered showers and isolated  thunderstorms.  SATURDAY  North to northeast winds near 10 knots, becoming east  to southeast 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters a light  chop, becoming smooth to a light chop. Isolated showers and  thunderstorms.  SATURDAY NIGHT  East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to  a light chop. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.  SUNDAY  East to southeast winds near 10 knots. Bay waters a  light chop. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.  SUNDAY NIGHT  East winds near 10 knots. Bay waters a light  chop. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.  MONDAY  East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a light to  moderate chop. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.  MONDAY NIGHT  East winds near 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate  chop. Scattered showers.  TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT  East winds near 15 knots. Bay waters  a moderate chop. Isolated showers.    $$

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