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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KMFL 220756
CWFMFL

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
356 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 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-GMZ606-221615-
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-
356 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

SYNOPSIS
SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE
EXPECTED TODAY...THEN ACTIVITY WILL DIMINISH SOMEWHAT THROUGH THE
REMAINDER OF THE WEEK. AWAY FROM CONVECTION...SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL
AVERAGE 10 KTS AND SEAS WILL BE 2 FEET OR LESS.

GULF STREAM HAZARDS
NONE.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
JUL 21, 2014 AT 1200 UTC...

  4 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
 10 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
 12 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF LAKE WORTH.
 16 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.



AMZ650-670-221615-
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-
356 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

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

TONIGHT
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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



AMZ651-671-221615-
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-
356 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

TODAY
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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

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

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS
THAN 2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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



AMZ630-221615-
BISCAYNE BAY-
356 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

TODAY
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE
MORNING.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

THURSDAY
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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

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

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ656-657-221615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
356 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

TODAY
SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTH SOUTHEAST 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.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THURSDAY
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST IN THE EVENING. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ676-221615-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
356 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

TODAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST SOUTHWEST IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TONIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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

THURSDAY NIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS 5 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST
SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
SOUTHWEST IN THE EVENING. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.

SATURDAY
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



AMZ610-221615-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
356 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

TODAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE
AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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

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