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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KTAE

FZUS52 KTAE 211954
CWFTAE

Coastal waters forecast for Florida Big Bend and eastern Panhandle
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
254 PM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

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.

GMZ700-220330-
Synopsis for the Suwannee River to Destin out to 60 nm
254 PM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

SYNOPSIS
A trough of low pressure will keep conditions
unsettled over the marine area through the end of the week. Areas
west of Apalachicola will see brief surges of wind to near
cautionary levels tonight and Wednesday night with the entire are
seeing winds at that level on Thursday night as a Gulf low passes
south of the waters. Lighter winds will then prevail from Friday
afternoon into Saturday with a slight increase in winds for
Sunday.



GMZ750-770-220330-
Coastal waters from Apalachicola to Destin FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Apalachicola to Destin FL from 20 to 60 NM-
254 PM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

TONIGHT
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant
period 6 seconds. Protected waters a light to moderate chop.
Chance of rain in the evening. Slight chance of rain after
midnight.

WEDNESDAY
North winds 15 knots becoming northeast 10 to 15
knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected
waters a light to moderate chop. Chance of rain in the morning,
then chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms in the
afternoon.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4
feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters a moderate chop
to choppy. Rain showers likely and isolated thunderstorms.

THURSDAY
North winds 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. Protected waters a moderate chop. Rain showers
likely and isolated thunderstorms in the morning. Chance of rain
in the afternoon.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters a moderate chop.
Slight chance of rain.

FRIDAY
North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming 5 to 10 knots. Seas
2 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Protected waters a light
chop. Slight chance of rain.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Protected waters mostly smooth.

SATURDAY
Northwest winds 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Protected
waters a light chop.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
Northwest winds 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Protected waters a moderate chop.



GMZ730-755-765-775-220330-
Apalachee Bay or Coastal Waters From Keaton Beach to Ochlockonee
River Fl out to 20 Nm-
Coastal Waters From  Ochlockonee River to Apalachicola Fl out to
20 Nm-
Coastal waters from  Suwannee River to Keaton Beach out 20 NM-
Waters from  Suwannee River to Apalachicola FL from 20 to 60 NM-
254 PM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

TONIGHT
East winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast. Seas 2
to 3 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds.
Protected waters smooth to a light chop. Chance of rain.

WEDNESDAY
Northeast winds 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant
period 3 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2
feet. Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected waters a light to
moderate chop. Showers and isolated thunderstorms.

THURSDAY
North winds 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant
period 3 seconds. Protected waters a moderate chop. Rain showers
likely and isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of
rain in the afternoon.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters a moderate chop.
Chance of rain.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming 5 to 10 knots.
Seas 2 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Protected waters a
light chop. Slight chance of rain.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Protected waters mostly smooth.

SATURDAY
West winds 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Protected
waters a light chop.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
Northwest winds 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Protected waters a moderate chop.