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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KTAE 261527
CWFTAE

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1027 AM EST WED NOV 26 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.

GMZ700-262130-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
1027 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

SYNOPSIS
IN THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONT...A PERIOD OF CAUTIONARY
LEVEL OFFSHORE WINDS WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE OFFSHORE WATERS
THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT. WINDS AND SEAS SHOULD BE LOW OVER THE
ENTIRE MARINE AREA FOR THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.



GMZ730-750-755-765-262130-
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-
1027 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

TODAY
NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET NEAR
SHORE AND 3 TO 4 FEET FURTHER OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

TONIGHT
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO
4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.

THURSDAY
NORTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET...OCCASIONALLY
UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10
KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING
A LIGHT CHOP.

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

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



GMZ770-775-262130-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1027 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION


TODAY
NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 8 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET OCCASIONALLY
UP TO 6 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS.

THURSDAY
NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO
5 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING 10 TO 15
KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3
SECONDS.

SUNDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.