National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
9:14 AM Sunday October 22.
.small craft operators exercise caution, rest of today, east winds 15 to 20 knots, becoming southeast around 10 knots in apalachee bay this afternoon. seas in apalachee bay 2 feet. seas elsewhere nearshore 2 to 4 feet. seas offshore 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet. dominant period 6 seconds. protected waters choppy. slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. tonight, southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet west of apalachicola and 2 to 4 feet east of apalachicola. dominant period 6 seconds. protected waters a choppy. scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms in the evening. showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight, mainly west of apalachicola. monday, south winds 20 knots, becoming west 15 to 20 knots late in the afternoon. seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. dominant period 6 seconds. protected waters choppy. showers and thunderstorms. monday night, north winds 15 to 20 knots. seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. highest seas offshore. dominant period 6 seconds. protected waters a moderate chop. chance of rain in the evening. tuesday, northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. seas 2 to 4 feet. highest seas offshore. dominant period 4 seconds. protected waters a moderate chop. tuesday night, north winds 20 to 25 knots. seas 2 to 4 feet near shore and 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet offshore. protected waters choppy. wednesday, northwest winds 15 knots. seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. highest seas offshore. protected waters a moderate chop. wednesday night, north winds 10 to 15 knots. seas 2 to 3 feet. protected waters a light chop. thursday, north winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. seas 2 to 3 feet. protected waters smooth.