Preview of NWS' New Version of Forecast
This preview is not operational and should not be used for support decisions.

Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Tallahassee, FL (TAE)

                            
000
FZUS52 KTAE 241838
CWFTAE

Coastal waters forecast for Florida Big Bend and eastern Panhandle
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
238 PM EDT Sat Aug 24 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.

GMZ700-250330-
Synopsis for the Suwannee River to Okaloosa-Walton County Line out to 60 nm
238 PM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.SYNOPSIS...
Light winds and low seas will continue outside of thunderstorms 
through Tuesday night. Winds will increase slightly around Wednesday 
as the pressure gradient tightens. There will be daily chances for 
storms, which will peak in the late night and early morning hours.

$$

GMZ730-750-752-755-765-770-772-775-250330-
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-
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-
238 PM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019 /138 PM CDT Sat Aug 24 2019/

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots becoming north 10
knots after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period
4 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms through the night. 
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest late
in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Protected waters a light chop. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast
10 knots in the late evening. Seas 1 foot.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots. Seas 1 foot. Dominant
period 3 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots. Seas 1 foot.
Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then chance
of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. 
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Protected
waters a light chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the
morning, then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Protected waters a light chop. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms
likely after midnight. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Protected waters a moderate chop. Showers and thunderstorms
likely in the morning, then chance of showers and thunderstorms
in the afternoon. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Protected waters a light chop. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms
likely after midnight. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Protected waters a light chop. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 

$$