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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KMFL 192146
CWFMFL

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
546 PM EDT SAT APR 19 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-GMZ606-201030-
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-
546 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SYNOPSIS
A COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE MOVING THROUGH SOUTH
FLORIDA BRINGING IN DRIER AND COOLER WEATHER TO THE LOCAL WATERS
OF SOUTH FLORIDA FOR EASTER SUNDAY.

GULF STREAM HAZARDS
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 FEET MONDAY.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
APR 18, 2014 AT 1200 UTC...

  9 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
 14 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
 12 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
 14 NAUTICAL MILES NORTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.



AMZ650-670-201030-
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-
546 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION


TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 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.

MONDAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHEAST 13 TO 18 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. ALONG THE COAST...
SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. IN THE GULF
STREAM...SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET
BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL 3 TO 4 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS BECOMING 6 TO
11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. NORTHEAST SWELL 3 TO 4 FEET. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL AROUND
3 FEET IN THE MORNING. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY NIGHT
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST 5 TO 7 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY
EAST WINDS 6 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.



AMZ651-671-201030-
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-
546 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION


TONIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST
TO WEST NORTHWEST 13 TO 18 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO
NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. NORTH
NORTHEAST SWELL AROUND 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING
6 TO 11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 8 FEET. NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL AROUND 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS LIGHT CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS SMOOTH.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING EAST SOUTHEAST
7 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.



AMZ630-201030-
BISCAYNE BAY-
546 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION


TONIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY
IN EXPOSED AREAS.

SUNDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS LIGHT
CHOP.

MONDAY
NORTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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

TUESDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS LIGHT CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH.

THURSDAY
SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST 6 TO 9 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.



GMZ656-657-201030-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
546 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION


TONIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEARSHORE...SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. OFFSHORE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

SUNDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING
EAST NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

THURSDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH SOUTHWEST
5 TO 8 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.



GMZ676-201030-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
546 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION


TONIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING 8 TO 11 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

SUNDAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.

MONDAY
NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
NORTHEAST 10 TO 14 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

TUESDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET.

TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS LESS
THAN 2 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST 5 TO 8 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.



AMZ610-201030-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
546 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION


TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 15 TO 19 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY IN
EXPOSED AREAS.

SUNDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS LIGHT
CHOP.

MONDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS LIGHT
CHOP.

TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS.
LAKE WATERS LIGHT CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH.

THURSDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
5 TO 8 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS LIGHT CHOP.