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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Tallahassee, FL (TAE)

                            
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FZUS52 KTAE 210140
CWFTAE

Coastal waters forecast for Florida Big Bend and eastern Panhandle
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
940 PM EDT Fri Sep 20 2019

Gulf coastal waters from the mouth of the Suwannee River to Okaloosa-Walton
County Line out to 60 nm.

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 1/10 of the waves.

GMZ700-210830-
Synopsis for the Suwannee River to Okaloosa-Walton County Line out to 60 nm
940 PM EDT Fri Sep 20 2019

.SYNOPSIS...

Easterly winds will continue into next week. Initially, winds are
at Small Craft Advisory levels and this will continue through
early Saturday morning. While winds will decrease during the
afternoon Saturday, it's possible the advisory will need to be
extended based on waves and a brief period of advisory winds
Saturday night. Winds and seas will be lighter next week.

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GMZ730-750-752-755-210830-
Apalachee Bay or Coastal Waters From Keaton Beach to Ochlockonee
River FL out to 20 Nm-
Coastal waters from Mexico Beach to Okaloosa Walton County Line
FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Mexico Beach to Apalachicola FL out 20 NM-
Coastal Waters From  Ochlockonee River to Apalachicola Fl out to
20 Nm-
940 PM EDT Fri Sep 20 2019 /840 PM CDT Fri Sep 20 2019/

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds around 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet 
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 3 seconds. 
Protected waters choppy. 
.SATURDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Protected waters a moderate chop. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters a moderate chop. 
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. Protected waters a moderate chop. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. 
.MONDAY...East winds 10 knots becoming south 5 to 10 knots
late in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period
3 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots becoming northwest
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period
3 seconds. Protected waters smooth. 
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west 10
knots in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period
3 seconds. Protected waters mostly smooth. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 
to 2 feet. Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected waters mostly 
smooth.

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GMZ765-770-772-775-210830-
Coastal waters from  Suwannee River to Keaton Beach FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Mexico Beach to Okaloosa Walton County Line FL from
20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Apalachicola to Mexico Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from  Suwannee River to Apalachicola FL from 20 to 60 NM-
940 PM EDT Fri Sep 20 2019 /840 PM CDT Fri Sep 20 2019/

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 2 seconds.
Protected waters choppy. 
.SATURDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 3 seconds.
Protected waters choppy. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 3 seconds.
Protected waters choppy. 
.SUNDAY...East winds 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 3 seconds.
Protected waters a moderate chop. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters a moderate chop. 
.MONDAY...East winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected
waters mostly smooth. 
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west late in 
the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. 
Protected waters mostly smooth. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters mostly smooth. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest in 
the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Protected waters mostly smooth. 

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