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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KTAE 241348
CWFTAE

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
948 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MOUTH OF THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN
OUT TO 60 NM.

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 1/10 OF THE WAVES.

GMZ700-242130-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
948 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

SYNOPSIS
HIGH PRESSURE WEST OF THE AREA AND LOW PRESSURE WELL
TO THE SOUTH WILL KEEP NORTHEASTERLY FLOW IN PLACE OVER THE
WATERS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. WINDS MAY OCCASIONALLY APPROACH 15
KNOTS DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS BUT NO HEADLINE CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED. HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLIDE OVER THE WATERS BY LATE SUNDAY
INTO MONDAY WITH VERY LIGHT WINDS AND MINIMAL SEAS. AS THE HIGH
SLIDES EASTWARD...ONSHORE FLOW WILL DEVELOP BY LATE MONDAY AND
TUESDAY.



GMZ730-750-755-765-242130-
APALACHEE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
948 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

TODAY
NORTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.

TONIGHT
NORTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP BECOMING
SMOOTH.

SATURDAY
NORTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT
CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP.



GMZ770-775-242130-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
948 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

TODAY
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.

SATURDAY
NORTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTH WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN
THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET.



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