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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KMFL

FZUS52 KMFL 260049
CWFMFL

Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
849 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

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-GMZ606-261315-
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-
849 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

SYNOPSIS

Northwesterly wind will continue to filter into the region this
morning behind a departing cold front. Drier conditions and light
west-northwest flow is expected into Thursday. Low seas will
persist through the end of the week. Chance of showers return to
the forecast Friday into the weekend.

GULF STREAM HAZARDS
none.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Apr 24, 2018 at 1200 UTC...

 11 nautical miles east northeast of Fowey Rocks.
 10 nautical miles east southeast of Port Everglades.
 14 nautical miles east southeast of Lake Worth.
 11 nautical miles east of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.



AMZ650-670-261315-
Coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL out
20 NM-
Waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
849 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Along the coast, southwest winds 5 to
10 knots becoming northwest after midnight. In the Gulf Stream,
south southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west northwest
10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Period
5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

THURSDAY
West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas around 2 feet. Period 4 seconds.
Intracoastal waters a light chop.

THURSDAY NIGHT
West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

FRIDAY
West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
southwest 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT
South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming
west northwest late in the evening. Seas around 2 feet along the
coast and 2 to 3 feet in the Gulf Stream. Intracoastal waters
light chop. A chance of showers.

SATURDAY
North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots along the coast
to north 10 to 15 knots in the Gulf Stream. Seas less than
2 feet along the coast and 2 to 3 feet in the Gulf Stream.
Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
East northeast winds 10 to
15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.

SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots.
Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal
waters choppy in exposed areas.



AMZ651-671-261315-
Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL from 20 to 60 NM
excluding the territorial waters of Bahamas-
849 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
West southwest winds around 10 knots.
Northwest after midnight. Seas around 2 feet along the coast and
2 to 3 feet in the Gulf Stream. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal
waters a light chop.

THURSDAY
West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
southwest 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

THURSDAY NIGHT
West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
thunderstorms in the evening. A chance of showers through the
night.

SATURDAY
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas less than 2 feet
along the coast and 2 to 3 feet in the Gulf Stream. Intracoastal
waters a light chop. A chance of showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT
East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots.
Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal
waters a moderate chop.

MONDAY
East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet. Intracoastal waters choppy in
exposed areas.



AMZ630-261315-
Biscayne Bay-
849 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop.

THURSDAY
Northwest winds around 5 knots becoming south 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters a moderate chop.

THURSDAY NIGHT
West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay
waters a moderate chop.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a moderate
chop. A chance of showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters
a moderate chop. A chance of showers.

SATURDAY
North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast in the
evening. Bay waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
light chop.

SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT
East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots.
Bay waters a moderate chop.

MONDAY
East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters
choppy.



GMZ656-657-261315-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
849 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 5 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light
chop.

THURSDAY
North winds around 5 knots becoming west southwest
in the afternoon. Seas less than 2 feet. Period 5 seconds. Bay
and inland waters a light chop.

THURSDAY NIGHT
West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Period 5 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.

FRIDAY
West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of
showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers.

SATURDAY
North northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Nearshore, north northwest winds 10 to
15 knots becoming northeast 5 to 10 knots after midnight.
Offshore, north winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south in the
afternoon. Seas around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.

SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots.
Seas around 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.



GMZ676-261315-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
849 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 5 seconds.

THURSDAY
West southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 5 seconds.

THURSDAY NIGHT
West southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas less
than 2 feet. Period 4 seconds.

FRIDAY
West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. A slight chance of showers in the morning...
then a chance of showers in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. A chance of showers in the evening...then a slight
chance of showers after midnight.

SATURDAY
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. A
slight chance of showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT
North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 3 feet.

SUNDAY
North northeast winds around 10 knots becoming east in
the afternoon. Seas around 2 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots.
Seas around 2 feet.



AMZ610-261315-
Lake Okeechobee-
849 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
West northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake
waters a moderate chop.

THURSDAY
West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop.

THURSDAY NIGHT
West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake
waters a moderate chop.

FRIDAY
West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A slight chance of showers. A
slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers after midnight.

SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT
North northeast winds 5 to
10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.

SUNDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.

SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots.
Lake waters a moderate chop.