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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Miami - South Florida (MFL)

                            
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FZUS52 KMFL 171339
CWFMFL

Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
939 AM EDT Wed Jul 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. 

AMZ600-GMZ606-172215-
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-
939 AM EDT Wed Jul 17 2019

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure over the western Atlantic will keep
east to southeast winds across the local waters through the
upcoming weekend. Showers and thunderstorms will be most numerous
over the Gulf of Mexico waters during the afternoon and evening
hours, and over the Atlantic waters during the nights and
mornings, with gusty winds and locally rough seas. 

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...None.


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

  7 nautical miles east northeast of Fowey Rocks.
 10 nautical miles east of Port Everglades.
  8 nautical miles east of Lake Worth.
 11 nautical miles east southeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ650-670-172215-
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-
939 AM EDT Wed Jul 17 2019

.TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms after
midnight. 
.THURSDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light
chop. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Slight chance
of thunderstorms in the morning. Slight chance of showers in the
morning, then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after
midnight. 
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the morning. Slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then chance of showers
and thunderstorms after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...Winds east southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Slight chance of
thunderstorms in the morning. Slight chance of showers through
the day. 

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AMZ651-671-172215-
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-
939 AM EDT Wed Jul 17 2019

.TODAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...East southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Slight chance of showers in the evening, then chance of showers
and slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. 
.THURSDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the
morning, then slight chance of showers in the afternoon. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light
chop. Slight chance of showers in the evening, then chance of
showers and slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. 
.FRIDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Chance of showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. Slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then chance of showers
and thunderstorms after midnight. 
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds around
10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY...East southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms. 

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AMZ630-172215-
Biscayne Bay-
939 AM EDT Wed Jul 17 2019

.TODAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a
light chop. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through
the night. 
.THURSDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a
light chop. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
a light chop. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after
midnight. 
.FRIDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. Slight chance of showers in the morning. Slight chance of
thunderstorms. Chance of showers in the
afternoon. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to
10 knots. Bay waters a light chop. Slight chance of showers in
the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after
midnight. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. 
.SUNDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 

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GMZ656-657-172215-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
939 AM EDT Wed Jul 17 2019

.TODAY...Nearshore, east southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
south southwest in the afternoon. Offshore, south southeast
winds 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Chance of showers and thunderstorms
in the afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms after midnight. 
.THURSDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south in
the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Slight chance of thunderstorms in
the morning. Chance of showers. Chance of
thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Chance of showers in the evening. Slight chance of thunderstorms
through the night. Slight chance of showers after midnight. 
.FRIDAY...Nearshore, east southeast winds around 5 knots in the
morning. Winds south in the afternoon. Offshore, east southeast
winds 5 to 10 knots in the morning. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...East southeast winds 5 to
10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 

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GMZ676-172215-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
939 AM EDT Wed Jul 17 2019

.TODAY...East southeast winds 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Chance
of showers through the night. Slight chance of thunderstorms
after midnight. 
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Slight chance of thunderstorms in
the evening. Chance of showers through the night. Chance of
thunderstorms after midnight. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then slight
chance of showers in the afternoon. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SATURDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through the
day. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas less than 2 feet. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 

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AMZ610-172215-
Lake Okeechobee-
939 AM EDT Wed Jul 17 2019

.TODAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning,
then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in
the evening. 
.THURSDAY...East southeast winds around 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Chance of
showers. Chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a
light chop. 
.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
Slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Chance of showers
. Chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a
light chop. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening. 
.SATURDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a
light chop. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a
light chop. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through
the night. 
.SUNDAY...East southeast winds around 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning, then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon. 

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