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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Miami - South Florida (MFL)

                            
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FZUS52 KMFL 240658
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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
258 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 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-GMZ606-241515-
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-
258 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.SYNOPSIS...
A area of low pressure over South Florida will keep showers and
thunderstorms in the forecast for the remainder of the weekend.
Along with locally rough seas possible, there is a moderate risk
of waterspouts across all South Florida waters today. The system
is forecast to begin to exit the area on Sunday, eventually
allowing the wind across all the waters to become more uniform,
out of the southwest by Sunday afternoon.


.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...Showers and thunderstorms may bring
locally hazardous conditions, as well as a moderate risk of
waterspouts.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Aug 24, 2019 at 1200 UTC...

  6 nautical miles east southeast of Fowey Rocks.
 13 nautical miles east southeast of Port Everglades.
 12 nautical miles east southeast of Lake Worth.
 11 nautical miles east northeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ650-670-241515-
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-
258 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Period
5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely and
chance of thunderstorms. 
.TONIGHT...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Chance of showers in the evening. Chance of thunderstorms
through the night. Showers likely after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
south southwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Showers likely in the evening. Chance of thunderstorms through
the night. Chance of showers after midnight. 
.MONDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the coast to
south southwest 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Chance of showers in
the morning. Chance of thunderstorms. Showers
likely in the afternoon. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots along the
coast to west southwest around 10 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas
around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms after midnight. 
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Slight chance of
thunderstorms in the morning. Chance of showers.
Chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. 

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AMZ651-671-241515-
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-
258 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Period
4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely and
chance of thunderstorms. 
.TONIGHT...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Chance of showers in the evening. Chance of thunderstorms
through the night. Showers likely after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light
chop. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Showers likely and
chance of thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the evening, then slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms after midnight. 
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms after midnight. 
.WEDNESDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. Slight chance of
thunderstorms in the morning. Chance of showers.

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AMZ630-241515-
Biscayne Bay-
258 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.TODAY...South southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a
light chop. Chance of showers in the morning. Chance of
thunderstorms. Showers likely in the afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...South southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a
light chop. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate
chop. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a
light chop. Slight chance of showers in the evening. Slight
chance of thunderstorms through the night. Chance of showers
after midnight. 
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. Chance of showers in the morning. Chance of thunderstorms
. Showers likely in the afternoon. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds around 5 knots. Bay waters
smooth. 
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth.
Slight chance of showers in the morning, then chance of showers
and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth. 
.WEDNESDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a
light chop. Chance of showers. 

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GMZ656-657-241515-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
258 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.TODAY...West northwest winds 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms. 
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots nearshore and west 10 knots
offshore. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West southwest 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. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Chance of showers
through the night. Chance of thunderstorms after midnight. 
.MONDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Chance of showers
and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Slight chance of
thunderstorms in the evening. Slight chance of showers through
the night. 
.TUESDAY...West 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. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Slight chance
of showers after midnight. 
.WEDNESDAY...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Chance of showers
. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. 

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GMZ676-241515-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
258 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.TODAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the
morning. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Chance
of showers in the afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the
evening. Chance of showers through the night. Chance of
thunderstorms after midnight. 
.MONDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Slight
chance of showers through the night. 
.TUESDAY...West winds around 5 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Slight chance of showers after midnight. 
.WEDNESDAY...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Chance of showers in the morning, then slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. 

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AMZ610-241515-
Lake Okeechobee-
258 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.TODAY...East northeast winds 5 knots. Lake waters smooth.
Chance of showers in the morning. Chance of thunderstorms
. Showers likely in the afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 knots becoming southwest after
midnight. Lake waters smooth. Chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms in the evening. 
.SUNDAY...West southwest winds around 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth. Chance of showers in the morning. Chance of
thunderstorms. Showers likely in the afternoon. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Slight
chance of showers through the night. 
.MONDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a
light chop. Chance of showers in the morning. Chance of
thunderstorms. Showers likely in the afternoon. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds around 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth. 
.TUESDAY...West southwest 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. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots. Lake waters smooth. 
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
Chance of showers. Chance of thunderstorms in
the afternoon. 

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