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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KMFL 300801
CWFMFL

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
301 AM EST FRI JAN 30 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-GMZ606-301645-
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-
301 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

SYNOPSIS
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH SOUTH FLORIDA THIS
EVENING FOLLWED BY HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING INTO THE SOUTHEASTERN
UNITED STATES THIS WEEKEND. THIS WILL ALLOW FOR WEST WIND FLOW
TODAY BEFORE SWINGING TO A NORTHERLY DIRECTION TONIGHT...THEN TO
AN EASTERLY DIRECTION THIS WEEKEND. THE WIND SPEEDS WILL ALSO BE
ON AN INCREASE TODAY INTO TONIGHT AND BECOME BREEZY THIS WEEKEND.

GULF STREAM HAZARDS
SEAS COULD BUILD TO 7 FEET LATE TONIGHT
INTO SATURDAY MORNING BEFORE FALLING BELOW 7 FEET BY SATURDAY
AFTERNOON.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
JAN 30, 2015 AT 1200 UTC...

  5 NAUTICAL MILES SOUTH SOUTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
  8 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
  6 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF LAKE WORTH.
  8 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.



AMZ650-670-301645-
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-
301 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

TODAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.

TONIGHT
NORTH 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.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO
EAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

SUNDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED
AREAS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE
COAST TO SOUTH SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

MONDAY
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO
WEST SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT
ALONG THE COAST...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. IN THE GULF
STREAM...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO EAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



AMZ651-671-301645-
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-
301 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

TODAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.

TONIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. ALONG THE
COAST...SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. IN THE
GULF STREAM...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 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

SUNDAY
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN
EXPOSED AREAS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MONDAY
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST
TO WEST SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

TUESDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
ALONG THE COAST AND 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET
IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



AMZ630-301645-
BISCAYNE BAY-
301 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

TODAY
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.

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

SATURDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SUNDAY
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.

MONDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



GMZ656-657-301645-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
301 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

TODAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

TONIGHT
NEARSHORE...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BECOMING NORTH NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
OFFSHORE...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND
EAST NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET
NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND EAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS LESS
THAN 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SUNDAY
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS OFFSHORE.
SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS NEARSHORE
AND NORTH NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND EAST NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.



GMZ676-301645-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
301 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

TODAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.

SATURDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.

SUNDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.

MONDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE
EVENING. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET.



AMZ610-301645-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
301 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

TODAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS CHOPPY.

SUNDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

MONDAY
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

TUESDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.



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