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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Tampa Bay Area, FL (TBW)

                            
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
Issued by National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
1130 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019

Gulf coastal waters from Bonita Beach to the mouth of the
Suwannee River out to 60 NM.

Important notice to mariners...marine forecasts are issued at least
four times a day. Boaters on extended trips should routinely monitor
subsequent forecast issuances and updated for the latest marine
weather information.

The wave heights are forecast as significant wave height which 
is the average of the highest one-third of the waves. 
The highest waves may rarely be twice the significant wave height. 
The winds and seas near thunderstorms may be higher than forecast. 

GMZ800-232115-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
1130 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019

.SYNOPSIS...
High pressure over the waters will weaken and shift east
into midweek allowing winds and seas to diminish. Flow increases 
late week as high pressure builds along the eastern seaboard with 
winds and seas expected to follow suit. 



$$

GMZ830-232115-
Tampa Bay waters-
1130 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019



.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. 
.TUESDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds around 10 knots then becoming southeast
around 5 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming north in
the late morning and early afternoon, then increasing to around
10 knots late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots then becoming
southeast after midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. 
.THURSDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming northeast in the
afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming
southeast in the late evening and overnight. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. 
.FRIDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. 

$$

GMZ836-232115-
Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound-
1130 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019



.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. 
.TUESDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots in the late evening and overnight. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds around 5 knots then becoming northeast
around 10 knots late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters
a light chop. 
.THURSDAY...North winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland waters
smooth. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters
a light chop. 
.FRIDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon. 

$$

GMZ856-232115-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
1130 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019



.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots toward morning. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. 
.TUESDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds around 10 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds around 5 knots increasing to around
10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming
southeast in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or less.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. 
.THURSDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters smooth. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds around 10 knots then becoming
southeast in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or less.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. 
.FRIDAY...East winds around 10 knots then becoming northeast late in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon. 

$$

GMZ876-232115-
Waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 to 60 NM-
1130 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019



.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. 
.TUESDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds around 10 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming
southeast after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.THURSDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming north late in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots late in the evening, then then becoming southeast
around 15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. 

$$

GMZ853-232115-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
1130 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019



.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop. 
.TONIGHT...East winds around 15 knots then becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots toward morning. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest
around 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds around 10 knots then becoming southeast
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming north in
the late morning and early afternoon, then increasing to around
10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds around 10 knots then becoming
southeast after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
a light chop. 
.THURSDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming north around
5 knots early in the afternoon, then then becoming northwest around
10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds around 10 knots then becoming
southeast after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
a light chop. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming north late
in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. 

$$

GMZ873-232115-
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM-
1130 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019



.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...East winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots
toward morning. Seas 2 feet. 
.TUESDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds around 10 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds around 5 knots increasing to around
10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds around 10 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.THURSDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming north around
10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming northeast
around 10 knots late in the evening, then then becoming southeast
around 15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.FRIDAY...East winds around 10 knots then becoming northeast late in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. 

$$

GMZ850-232115-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
1130 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019



.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming
north late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. 
.TONIGHT...North winds around 10 knots then becoming southeast in
the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. 
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots then becoming
southwest around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots then becoming south
around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters smooth. 
.THURSDAY...South winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
late in the evening, then then becoming southeast around 10 knots
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. 
.FRIDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming north around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters smooth. 

$$

GMZ870-232115-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
1130 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019



.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming
north late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. 
.TONIGHT...North winds around 10 knots then becoming northeast in
the late evening and early morning, then then becoming east around
5 knots toward morning. Seas 2 feet. 
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds around 5 knots increasing to around
10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots then becoming
southwest around 5 knots toward morning. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.WEDNESDAY...West winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
south around 5 knots toward morning. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.THURSDAY...South winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest early
in the afternoon, then then becoming northwest around 5 knots late
in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
southeast around 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming northeast
around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. 

$$