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FZUS52 KTAE 250320
CWFTAE

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1020 PM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MOUTH OF THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN
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.

GMZ700-250930-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
1020 PM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

.SYNOPSIS...WINDS AND SEAS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH OVERNIGHT...BUT
WILL PICK UP AGAIN SUNDAY NIGHT WITH ADVISORY CONDITIONS LIKELY
THROUGH MONDAY. BY TUESDAY MORNING...MODERATE NORTHERLY WINDS ARE
EXPECTED UNTIL WEDNESDAY NIGHT WHEN WINDS SHIFT TO LIGHT AND
SOUTHERLY.

$$

GMZ750-755-770-775-250930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
20 NM-WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1020 PM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SUNDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO AROUND
10 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 9 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS CHOPPY BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH INCREASING TO A
LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP IN THE LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO
CHOPPY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 40
KNOTS POSSIBLE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 13 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING AROUND 20 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO
13 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH
BECOMING CHOPPY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 6 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10
TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5
FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10
KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5
FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH IN
THE LATE MORNING.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ730-765-250930-
APALACHEE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
1020 PM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY
BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS CHOPPY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 9 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY BECOMING A
LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP LATE.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH.

$$









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