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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KMFL 170815
CWFMFL

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
415 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

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-GMZ606-171700-
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-
415 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

SYNOPSIS
EXPECT SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AS HIGH
PRESSURE OVER THE GULF WEAKENS. AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL BRING
CONTINUED UNSETTLED WEATHER THROUGH AT LEAST THE WEEKEND. THERE IS
A LONG PERIOD SWELL IN THE ATLANTIC WATERS WILL CONTINUE FOR AT
LEAST TODAY AND INTO TOMORROW.

GULF STREAM HAZARDS
NONE.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS
OF SEP 15, 2014 AT 1200 UTC...

  1 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
  5 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
  4 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
  8 NAUTICAL MILES NORTH NORTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.



AMZ650-670-171700-
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-
415 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TODAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. EAST NORTHEAST
SWELL AROUND 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...
THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. EAST
NORTHEAST SWELL AROUND 3 FEET IN THE EVENING. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTH SOUTHEAST IN
THE EVENING. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS SMOOTH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



AMZ651-671-171700-
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-
415 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TODAY
SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS BECOMING 5 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS
LESS THAN 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.



AMZ630-171700-
BISCAYNE BAY-
415 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TODAY
SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE
AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
VARIABLE WINDS 5 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ656-657-171700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
415 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TODAY
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS
THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
VARIABLE WINDS 5 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING WEST
IN THE EVENING. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
SMOOTH. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NEARSHORE...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
EAST NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. OFFSHORE...EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY
NEARSHORE...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. OFFSHORE...
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE MORNING BECOMING
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 1 FOOT. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.



GMZ676-171700-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
415 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TODAY
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS
THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
VARIABLE WINDS 5 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING EAST
SOUTHEAST IN THE EVENING. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.



AMZ610-171700-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
415 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TODAY
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.

FRIDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE
AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS SMOOTH.

SUNDAY
SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.