Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
428 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-GMZ606-061730-
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-
428 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK SURFACE LOW NEAR THE NORTHERN BAHAMAS WILL
CONTINUE MOVING NORTHWARD TODAY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ARE MAINLY EXPECTED ACROSS THE ATLANTIC WATERS TODAY
WITH THE MOST ACTIVE AREA EXPECTED EAST OF PALM BEACH COUNTY. AS
THE SURFACE LOW MOVES NORTH WINDS WILL VARY THROUGH TODAY AND
BECOME LIGHT ON THURSDAY.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET POSSIBLE EARLY THURSDAY
MORNING...MAINLY TO THE EAST OF PALM BEACH COUNTY.

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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AMZ650-670-061730-
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-
428 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

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

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AMZ651-671-061730-
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-
428 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. 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 WEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING. 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. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
SCATTERED SHOWERS. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS 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. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SUNDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. ISOLATED
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

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AMZ630-061730-
BISCAYNE BAY-
428 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

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

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GMZ656-657-061730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
428 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...EAST NORTHEAST 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...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. 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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GMZ676-061730-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
428 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

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

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AMZ610-061730-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
428 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

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

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