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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Miami - South Florida (MFL)

                            
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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida...UPDATED
National Weather Service Miami FL
1006 AM EDT Mon Sep 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-GMZ606-240315-
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-
1006 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019

.SYNOPSIS...
Fresh to strong ENE breezes early this morning will subside to 
moderate this afternoon as higher seas across the Atlantic waters
gradually subside. Small Craft Operators should continue to 
exercise caution, as occasional bouts of higher winds and seas 
remain possible today. Generally quiet boating conditions are 
then expected for Tuesday into Thursday, with increased 
breeziness and shower chances returning for late week into the 
weekend.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...Occasional seas up to 8 feet possible
through early this morning with winds gusts to around 25 kt.
Small Craft operators should exercise caution. 



The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Sep 21, 2019 at 1200 UTC...

  7 nautical miles east northeast of Fowey Rocks.
 14 nautical miles east of Port Everglades.
 13 nautical miles east northeast of Lake Worth.
 13 nautical miles east of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ650-670-240315-
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-
1006 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...Northeast winds around 15 knots with gusts to
around 25 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to
6 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters
a moderate chop. 
.TUESDAY...North northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. 
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Slight chance
of showers and thunderstorms in the morning. Slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms late in the evening. 
.FRIDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 

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AMZ651-671-240315-
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-
1006 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 5 seconds.
Intracoastal waters choppy in exposed areas. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters
a moderate chop. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. 
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Slight chance
of showers and thunderstorms in the morning. Slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms late in the evening. 
.FRIDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning, then slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 

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AMZ630-240315-
Biscayne Bay-
1006 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...Northeast winds around 15 knots with gusts to
around 25 knots. Bay waters a moderate chop. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate
chop. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a
light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a
light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. 
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Bay
waters a moderate chop. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms late in the evening. 
.FRIDAY...East northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a
light chop. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 

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GMZ656-657-240315-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
1006 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019

.REST OF TODAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. 
.TUESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds around 5 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Bay and inland waters smooth. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...East northeast winds 5 to
10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots with gusts to around
20 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. 
.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. 

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GMZ676-240315-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
1006 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts to
around 25 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period 4 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. 
.TUESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Period
3 seconds. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots becoming east
after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY...North northeast winds around 5 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
east after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. 
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. 
.FRIDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. 

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AMZ610-240315-
Lake Okeechobee-
1006 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019

.REST OF TODAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. 
.TONIGHT...North northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 10 knots. Lake waters a
light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...East winds 10 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots. Lake waters a light chop. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Lake waters a moderate chop.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms. 

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