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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KMFL 092123
CWFMFL

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
423 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

ATLANTIC COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO OCEAN REEF OUT TO 60
NM AND GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE OUT
20 NM AND CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH OUT 60 NM...INCLUDING THE
WATERS OF BISCAYNE BAY AND LAKE OKEECHOBEE.

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
10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

AMZ600-GMZ606-101030-
SYNOPSIS FOR JUPITER INLET TO OCEAN REEF FL OUT TO 60 NM AND FOR EAST
CAPE SABLE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
423 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

SYNOPSIS
GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS LINGER ACROSS THE REGIONAL
WATERS. A NORTHEAST SWELL ON ATLANTIC WATERS WILL CONTINUE TO
SUBSIDE THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT. WINDS AND SEAS WILL SUBSIDE
WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY.

GULF STREAM HAZARDS
NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO NEAR 25 KNOTS
WITH HIGHER GUSTS INTO WEDNESDAY. SEAS OF 6 TO 8 FEET INTO
WEDNESDAY. SEAS DECREASING TO NEAR 7 FEET LATER ON WEDNESDAY
MAINLY EAST OF PALM BEACH COUNTY.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM IS
CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE.



AMZ670-101030-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 60 NM-
423 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.

WEDNESDAY
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO
8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



AMZ650-101030-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL OUT
20 NM-
423 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST
TO WEST NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL AROUND 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL AROUND 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
6 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY
ALONG THE COAST...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KNOTS. IN THE
GULF STREAM...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
ALONG THE COAST...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KNOTS OR LESS
BECOMING WEST NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING. IN
THE GULF STREAM...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT
WINDS NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED
AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



AMZ671-101030-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF THE BAHAMAS-
423 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.

THURSDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



AMZ651-101030-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL OUT 20 NM-
423 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
ALONG THE COAST AND 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET
IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 8 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET ALONG
THE COAST AND 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET IN THE
GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
6 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET
ALONG THE COAST AND 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET
IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED
AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



AMZ630-101030-
BISCAYNE BAY-
423 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.

WEDNESDAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

THURSDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST NORTHEAST
AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE EVENING. BAY WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.



GMZ656-657-101030-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
423 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET NEARSHORE AND 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

WEDNESDAY
NEARSHORE...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. OFFSHORE...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...SEAS
5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET
OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET
NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET
OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS NEARSHORE
AND NORTH NORTHEAST AROUND 15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET
NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.



GMZ676-101030-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
423 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
11 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.

WEDNESDAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO
8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.

THURSDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.



AMZ610-101030-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
423 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
CHOPPY.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING
BECOMING VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

FRIDAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH.

FRIDAY NIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.