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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
251 PM EDT Sat Aug 24 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. 

GMZ800-250430-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
251 PM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.SYNOPSIS...
Area of low pressure currently over the Florida Peninsula will 
result in north to northeast winds through Sunday morning before 
gradually turning southwesterly as the disturbance pulls away off 
into the Atlantic. Through midweek, this flow setup will allow for 
a better chance of showers and storms early in the morning and 
moving inland through the day. No headlines are expected at this 
time... By later in the work week into the weekend, a broad trough of
low pressure in the Gulf will increase rain chances across the 
eastern Gulf waters.


$$

GMZ830-250430-
Tampa Bay waters-
251 PM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Isolated thunderstorms early in the evening. 
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest
around 10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
southeast around 5 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters
smooth. Isolated thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...South winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered thunderstorms
in the afternoon. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered
thunderstorms after midnight. 
.WEDNESDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Numerous thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered
thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland waters
smooth. Scattered thunderstorms. 

$$

GMZ836-250430-
Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound-
251 PM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland waters
smooth. Isolated thunderstorms early in the evening. 
.SUNDAY...North winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Isolated thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland
waters smooth. Scattered thunderstorms after midnight. 
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Isolated thunderstorms after midnight. 
.WEDNESDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Scattered thunderstorms in the morning, then numerous
thunderstorms in the afternoon. 

$$

GMZ856-250430-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
251 PM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.TONIGHT...North winds around 10 knots then becoming northeast
around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Scattered thunderstorms early in the evening. Isolated
thunderstorms in the late evening and overnight. 
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
5 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
smooth. Isolated thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in
the evening, then scattered thunderstorms after midnight. 
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in
the evening, then scattered thunderstorms after midnight. 
.TUESDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms after
midnight. 
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around 15 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate
chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 15 knots diminishing to
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms in the morning,
then numerous thunderstorms in the afternoon. 

$$

GMZ876-250430-
Waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 to 60 NM-
251 PM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms early in the evening, then scattered thunderstorms in
the late evening and early morning. Isolated thunderstorms toward
morning. 
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming west in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered
thunderstorms after midnight. 
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Scattered thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Isolated thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Scattered thunderstorms in the morning, then isolated thunderstorms
in the afternoon. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Isolated thunderstorms after midnight. 
.WEDNESDAY...West winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Scattered
thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet.
Scattered thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Scattered
thunderstorms. 

$$

GMZ853-250430-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
251 PM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms in the evening.
Isolated thunderstorms after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...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. 
.SUNDAY 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. Isolated thunderstorms in the
evening, then scattered thunderstorms after midnight. 
.MONDAY...Southwest 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. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in
the evening, then scattered thunderstorms after midnight. 
.TUESDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening,
then scattered thunderstorms after midnight. 
.WEDNESDAY...West winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a moderate chop. Numerous thunderstorms in the morning, then
scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 15 knots diminishing to
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 

$$

GMZ873-250430-
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM-
251 PM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms in the evening. Scattered thunderstorms after
midnight. 
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming north in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated thunderstorms in the
morning. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Scattered thunderstorms after midnight. 
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Isolated thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Isolated thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Scattered thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered thunderstorms after
midnight. 
.WEDNESDAY...West winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Scattered
thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet.
Scattered thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Scattered
thunderstorms in the morning, then isolated thunderstorms in the
afternoon. 

$$

GMZ850-250430-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
251 PM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms early in the
evening, then isolated thunderstorms late in the evening. 
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds around 10 knots then becoming east after
midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Scattered thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
around 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around 15 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate
chop. Numerous thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered
thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 15 knots diminishing to
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the morning,
then scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon. 

$$

GMZ870-250430-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
251 PM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.TONIGHT...North winds around 10 knots then becoming northeast after
midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated thunderstorms early in the
evening, then scattered thunderstorms in the late evening and early
morning. Isolated thunderstorms toward morning. 
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming north in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms in the
morning. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated thunderstorms in the
evening, then scattered thunderstorms after midnight. 
.MONDAY...South winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest around
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered
thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Isolated thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Scattered thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Scattered
thunderstorms in the evening, then numerous thunderstorms after
midnight. 
.WEDNESDAY...West winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Numerous
thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered thunderstorms in the
afternoon. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 15 knots diminishing to
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Scattered
thunderstorms in the morning, then isolated thunderstorms in the
afternoon. 

$$