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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KMFL 272036
CWFMFL

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
336 PM EST THU NOV 27 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-GMZ606-280915-
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-
336 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

SYNOPSIS
A COLD FRONT MOVED THROUGH THE REGION YESTERDAY AND A
SECOND ONE WILL MOVE THROUGH LATER TODAY. THESE FRONTS ARE CAUSING
GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS THAT HAVE CAUSED SEAS TO BUILD. WHILE THERE
WILL BE A LULL IN WINDS ACROSS THE GULF WATERS AND ATLANTIC
WATERS OFF THE PALM BEACH COASTS, THEY WILL PICK UP AGAIN THIS
EVENING. HOWEVER, SMALL CRAFT SHOULD CONTINUE TO EXERCISE CAUTION
IN ALL WATERS, EVEN THOUGH THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS BEEN
CANCELLED FOR PORTIONS OF THE SOUTH FLORIDA WATERS. IT IS POSSIBLE
ADDITIONAL ADVISORIES WILL BE ISSUED FOR THIS EVENING AND THROUGH
THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

GULF STREAM HAZARDS
SEAS OF AROUND 7 FEET WILL BE POSSIBLE IN
THE GULF STREAM THROUGH AT LEAST TOMORROW MORNING.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
NOV 28, 2014 AT 1200 UTC...

  2 NAUTICAL MILES NORTH NORTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
  6 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
 10 NAUTICAL MILES NORTH NORTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
  7 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.



AMZ650-670-280915-
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-
336 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED
AREAS.

MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



AMZ651-671-280915-
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-
336 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO
8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.

MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



AMZ630-280915-
BISCAYNE BAY-
336 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

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

FRIDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 25 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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

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

SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



GMZ656-657-280915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
336 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SUNDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.



GMZ676-280915-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
336 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO
9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.

FRIDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET
IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 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 NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET.



AMZ610-280915-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
336 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

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

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

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

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

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

SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.