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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Miami - South Florida (MFL)

                            
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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
1027 AM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

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-GMZ606-220415-
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-
1027 AM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A retreating boundary and approaching Gulf  
disturbance will increase shower and thunderstorm chances today.
A potentially drier day on Wednesday before another increase in
shower and storm activity Thanksgiving Day and Friday. For the
weekend, the cold front will exit the region, bringing 
increasing wind and building seas behind it for the weekend.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...Occasional seas to 5 or 6 feet this 
morning.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Nov 21, 2017 at 1200 UTC...

  7 nautical miles east northeast of Fowey Rocks.
 26 nautical miles southeast of Port Everglades.
 27 nautical miles northeast of Lake Worth.
  7 nautical miles northeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ650-670-220415-
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-
1027 AM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Period 7 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 7 seconds. Intracoastal waters
light chop. A chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 7 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas
2 to 3 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers late in the evening. A slight chance of
thunderstorms through the night. A slight chance of showers
after midnight. 
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet
along the coast and 2 to 4 feet with occasional to 5 feet in the
Gulf Stream. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely and
a chance of thunderstorms. 
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers. 

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AMZ651-671-220415-
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-
1027 AM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Period 7 seconds. Intracoastal
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers. A
slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period
7 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers through the night. 
.WEDNESDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 6 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers late in the evening. A slight chance of
thunderstorms through the night. A slight chance of showers
after midnight. 
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to
10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. 
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers. 

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AMZ630-220415-
Biscayne Bay-
1027 AM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

.REST OF TODAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A slight chance of showers. 
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds around 5 knots becoming north
northeast 5 knots after midnight. Bay waters smooth. A slight
chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop. A chance of showers late in the evening. A slight
chance of thunderstorms through the night. A slight chance of
showers after midnight. 
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.SATURDAY...West northwest winds around 5 knots. Bay waters
smooth. A slight chance of showers. 

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GMZ656-657-220415-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
1027 AM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

.REST OF TODAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
southwest. Seas around 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers. 
.TONIGHT...East northeast winds 5 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters smooth. A slight chance
of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Nearshore, southeast winds around 5 knots becoming
west southwest. Offshore, east southeast winds 5 knots becoming
southwest. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
less than 2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore and west 10 to
15 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms in the morning...then showers likely and a chance
of thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Showers likely
and a chance of thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.SATURDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. 

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GMZ676-220415-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
1027 AM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

.REST OF TODAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 3 seconds. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Period
3 seconds. A slight chance of showers through the night. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 2 seconds. A slight chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 7 seconds becoming 2 seconds after midnight. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the
morning...then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west
northwest. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. 
.SATURDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. A
slight chance of showers. 

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AMZ610-220415-
Lake Okeechobee-
1027 AM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

.REST OF TODAY...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake
waters a moderate chop. Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms in the morning...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Variable winds 5 knots or less becoming east 5 to
10 knots. Lake waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop. A chance of showers late in the evening. A
slight chance of thunderstorms through the night. A slight
chance of showers after midnight. 
.THURSDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms in the morning...then showers likely and a chance
of thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY...North northwest winds around 5 knots becoming south
southeast. Lake waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west
northwest after midnight. Lake waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. 

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