Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
955 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

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-GMZ606-070230-
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-
955 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRESSUE NORTH OF THE NORTHWEST OF THE
NORTHWESTERN BAHAMAS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE NORTH TODAY...LIKELY
BRINGING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO ATLATNCI WATERS. DUE TO THE
PROXIMITY OF THIS LOW...WIND WILL BE VARIABLE...WITH
SPEED...OUTSIDE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...REMAINING BELOW 20
KNOTS.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...SEAS OF 5 TO 7 FEET POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT
AND THURSDAY.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
MAY 06, 2015 AT 1200 UTC...

  3 NAUTICAL MILES NORTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
  8 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
  9 NAUTICAL MILES NORTH NORTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
  5 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

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AMZ650-670-070230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL OUT
20 NM-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 60 NM-
955 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.REST OF TODAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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AMZ651-671-070230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF THE BAHAMAS-
955 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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AMZ630-070230-
BISCAYNE BAY-
955 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN
THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHEAST IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING EAST SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ656-657-070230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
955 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
WEST SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
SMOOTH. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE EVENING. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST 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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GMZ676-070230-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
955 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS
THAN 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
LESS THAN 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.

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AMZ610-070230-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
955 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN
THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
AROUND 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING VARIABLE WINDS LESS
THAN 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING WEST AROUND
5 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAKE WATERS SMOOTH. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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