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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
839 PM EDT Sun Sep 22 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 updates 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. 

GMZ800-230830-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
839 PM EDT Sun Sep 22 2019

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will weaken and settle into the region by 
mid week with winds and seas decreasing.


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GMZ830-230830-
Tampa Bay waters-
839 PM EDT Sun Sep 22 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds around 15 knots then becoming
northeast and diminishing to around 10 knots after midnight. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop becoming a light chop after midnight. 
.MONDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a 
light chop. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming north around
10 knots in the afternoon. 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...East winds around 5 knots then becoming north in the
afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming
southeast after midnight. Bay and inland waters a light chop. 
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming northeast
in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots then becoming southeast
after midnight. Bay and inland waters a light chop. 
.FRIDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. 

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GMZ836-230830-
Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound-
839 PM EDT Sun Sep 22 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots diminishing to
around 10 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters a moderate 
chop becoming a light chop after midnight.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland waters
smooth. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming north
around 5 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots then becoming
southeast after midnight. Bay and inland waters a light chop. 
.THURSDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming northeast in the
afternoon. 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. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon. 

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GMZ856-230830-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
839 PM EDT Sun Sep 22 2019

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Bay and inland waters choppy. 
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and 
inland waters a moderate chop. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. 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...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming north in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast 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 in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. 
.FRIDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers in the
afternoon. 

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GMZ876-230830-
Waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 to 60 NM-
839 PM EDT Sun Sep 22 2019

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast 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 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming
east after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.THURSDAY...East winds around 10 knots then becoming northeast
around 5 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds around 15 knots then becoming southeast
after midnight. Seas 2 feet. 
.FRIDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. 

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GMZ853-230830-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
839 PM EDT Sun Sep 22 2019

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15
knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Bay and inland waters 
choppy becoming a moderate chop after midnight. 
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and 
inland waters a moderate chop. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming north in
the afternoon. 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...East winds around 5 knots then becoming north around
10 knots 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 after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
a light chop. 
.THURSDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming north around
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots then becoming
southeast after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. 
.FRIDAY...East winds around 10 knots then becoming northeast in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. 

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GMZ873-230830-
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM-
839 PM EDT Sun Sep 22 2019

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15
knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 
.MONDAY...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 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 5 knots then becoming north
around 10 knots 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 northeast around
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots then becoming
southeast after midnight. Seas 2 feet. 
.FRIDAY...East winds around 10 knots then becoming northeast in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet. 

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GMZ850-230830-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
839 PM EDT Sun Sep 22 2019

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 
knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Bay and inland waters a 
choppy becoming a moderate chop after midnight. 
.MONDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming east
around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. 
.TUESDAY...North 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...Northwest winds around 10 knots then becoming west
around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Bay and inland waters smooth. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
southeast 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...Northeast 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 northeast in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. 

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GMZ870-230830-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
839 PM EDT Sun Sep 22 2019

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.MONDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. 
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming north in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming
southeast after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.FRIDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. 

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