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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KMFL 312000 AAA
CWFMFL

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
400 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 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-GMZ606-010815-
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-
400 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

SYNOPSIS
HIGH PRESSURE AND LIGHT WINDS AND SEAS SHOULD PREVAIL
THROUGH MIDWEEK. WINDS ARE THEN EXPECTED TO BECOME MORE EASTERLY
AND INCREASE SLIGHTLY THROUGH THE LATTER HALF OF THE WEEK. THERE
WILL BE A BRIEF CORRESPONDING INCREASE IN SEAS FRIDAY TO AROUND 4
FEET...MAINLY OFF THE PALM BEACH COAST.

GULF STREAM HAZARDS
NONE.

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

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

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.



AMZ650-670-010815-
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-
400 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TONIGHT
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN
THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

WEDNESDAY
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO
SOUTH SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST SOUTHEAST
IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SUNDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
9 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.



AMZ651-671-010815-
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-
400 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TONIGHT
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

WEDNESDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST NORTHEAST
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SATURDAY
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SUNDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN
EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



AMZ630-010815-
BISCAYNE BAY-
400 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING WEST NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

WEDNESDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

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

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

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

SUNDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



GMZ656-657-010815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
400 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

WEDNESDAY
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST SOUTHWEST
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY
NEARSHORE...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. OFFSHORE...
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NEARSHORE...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
OFFSHORE...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NEARSHORE...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT...SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. OFFSHORE...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...SEAS AROUND 2 FEET BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SUNDAY
NEARSHORE...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. OFFSHORE...EAST
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET
OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.



GMZ676-010815-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
400 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TONIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
EAST NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS.

THURSDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.

FRIDAY
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE EVENING. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
NORTHEAST IN THE MORNING. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUNDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 6 FEET.



AMZ610-010815-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
400 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS SMOOTH.

THURSDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST IN THE MORNING. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.