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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KMFL 271131
CWFMFL

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
631 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

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-GMZ606-272030-
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-
631 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

SYNOPSIS
A DRY COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH SOUTH FLORIDA
TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE OHIO VALLEY WILL THEN PUSH INTO
THE MID ATLANTIC AND SOUTHEAST ON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. A WEAK
FRONTAL BOUNDARY IS FORECAST TO STALL NORTH OF THE REGION ON
FRIDAY.

GULF STREAM HAZARDS
SEAS UP TO 7 FEET THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
JAN 26, 2015 AT 1200 UTC...

  4 NAUTICAL MILES SOUTH SOUTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
  5 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
  7 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
 14 NAUTICAL MILES NORTH NORTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.



AMZ650-670-272030-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL OUT
20 NM-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 60 NM-
631 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING


TODAY
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

TONIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

WEDNESDAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. NORTH
NORTHEAST SWELL AROUND 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

THURSDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL
AROUND 3 FEET IN THE MORNING. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

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

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

SATURDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



AMZ651-671-272030-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF THE BAHAMAS-
631 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING


TODAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.

TONIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

WEDNESDAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SATURDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.



AMZ630-272030-
BISCAYNE BAY-
631 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

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

TONIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

WEDNESDAY
NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

THURSDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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

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

SATURDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.



GMZ656-657-272030-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
631 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

TODAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET BECOMING 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 6 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

TONIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

WEDNESDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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

FRIDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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

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



GMZ676-272030-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
631 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

TODAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.

WEDNESDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.

THURSDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.

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

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

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

SATURDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET.



AMZ610-272030-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
631 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

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

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

WEDNESDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

THURSDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHEAST IN THE MORNING. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.