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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KTAE

FZUS52 KTAE 280731
CWFTAE

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA BIG BEND AND EASTERN PANHANDLE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
331 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

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 SEAS...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE
AVERAGE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE SEAS.

GMZ700-281430-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
331 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

SYNOPSIS
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS
THURSDAY WITH A BRIEF SURGE IN NORTHERLY WINDS BEHIND THE FRONT
THURSDAY NIGHT. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO PEAK AROUND 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BUT FALL BELOW CAUTIONARY LEVELS ON FRIDAY. SEAS WILL PEAK
AROUND 2 TO 3 FEET.



GMZ750-770-281430-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
331 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

TODAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
FOOT. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY.



GMZ730-755-765-775-281430-
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-
331 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

TODAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.

THURSDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.
PROTECTED WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH.

SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
FOOT. PROTECTED WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.



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