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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Tallahassee, FL (TAE)

                            
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FZUS52 KTAE 171819
CWFTAE

Coastal waters forecast for Florida Big Bend and eastern Panhandle
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
219 PM EDT Sat Aug 17 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.

GMZ700-180715-
Synopsis for the Suwannee River to Okaloosa-Walton County Line out to 60 nm
219 PM EDT Sat Aug 17 2019

.SYNOPSIS...Winds will remain elevated overnight with small craft
exercise caution conditions in waters east of Apalachicola. Winds
slowly decrease over the next few days with seas falling as well.
Favorable marine conditions return for the start of the work week
outside of marine and coastal thunderstorms.

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GMZ730-755-765-775-180715-
Apalachee Bay or Coastal Waters From Keaton Beach to Ochlockonee
River FL out to 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  Suwannee River to Apalachicola FL from 20 to 60 NM-
219 PM EDT Sat Aug 17 2019

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds.
Protected waters a moderate chop. Showers and thunderstorms in
the evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely after
midnight. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters a moderate chop.
Showers and thunderstorms likely. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Showers
and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then showers and
thunderstorms after midnight. 
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Showers
and thunderstorms likely. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and
thunderstorms likely after midnight. 
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Protected
waters mostly smooth. Showers and thunderstorms likely. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot.
Protected waters mostly smooth. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south late in
the afternoon. Seas 1 foot. Protected waters smooth. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot.
Protected waters smooth. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
Protected waters smooth. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 

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GMZ750-752-770-772-180715-
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-
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-
119 PM CDT Sat Aug 17 2019

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Protected waters a moderate chop.
Showers and thunderstorms likely. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Protected waters a moderate chop.
Showers and thunderstorms likely. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Showers
and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then showers and
thunderstorms after midnight. 
.MONDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant
period 6 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Showers and
thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms
likely in the afternoon. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Protected waters mostly smooth. Showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Protected waters mostly smooth. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Protected waters mostly smooth. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot.
Protected waters mostly smooth. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 1 foot. Protected
waters smooth. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 

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