Skip Navigation Links weather.gov 
NOAA logo-Select to go to the NOAA homepage NDBC Title GraphicClick to go to NDBC home page   Select to go to the NWS homepage
Home News Organization
 
 
    
    Station List

 Observations
    Mobile Access
    Interactive Map
    Classic Maps
         Recent
         Historical
         DART®
         Oil & Gas ADCP
    Obs Search
    Ship Obs Report
    Gliders
    BuoyCAMs Image indicating link to BuoyCAMs page
    TAO
    DODS
    OceanSITES
    HF Radar
    OSMC
    Dial-A-Buoy
    RSS Feeds Image indicating link to RSS feed access page
    Obs Web Widget
    Email Access
    Web Data Guide

 Station Status
    NDBC Maintenance
    NDBC Platforms
    Partner Platforms

 Program Info
    Facebook Logo
    NDBC on Facebook
    About NDBC
     Met/Ocean
          Moored Buoy
          C-MAN
    TAO
    DART®
    VOS
    CSP
    IOOS® Program
    IOOS® DAC

 Publications
    NDBC DQC Handbook
    Hurricane Data Plots
    Mariners Weather
      Log

    Observing
      Handbook No. 1


 Science Education

 FAQ
 Media Inquiries
 Contact Us
 Visitor Information
 Links
 
USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.

NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KTAE 240727
CWFTAE

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA BIG BEND AND EASTERN PANHANDLE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
327 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 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.

GMZ700-241430-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
327 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

SYNOPSIS
WITH A WEAK PRESSURE PATTERN IN PLACE...THE LOCAL
WINDS WILL TEND TO BE GOVERNED BY THE TIME OF DAY THROUGH THURSDAY.
EXPECT LIGHT ONSHORE WINDS NEAR THE COAST DURING THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING HOURS...AND LIGHT TO MODERATE EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS
OVERNIGHT.



GMZ730-750-755-765-770-775-241430-
APALACHEE BAY OR COASTAL WATERS FROM KEATON BEACH TO OCHLOCKONEE
RIVER FL OUT TO 20 NM-
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 OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
327 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

TODAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THIS MORNING...BECOMING ONSHORE
5 TO 10 KNOTS NEAR THE COAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS MOSTLY
SMOOTH...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
ONSHORE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS NEAR THE COAST
EARLY...OTHERWISE VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. WINDS
BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS FROM WEST TO EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS...BECOMING ONSHORE 5 TO 10
KNOTS NEAR THE COAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS...BECOMING ONSHORE 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON NEAR THE COAST. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING ONSHORE 5 TO 10
KNOTS NEAR THE COAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOT...BECOMING ONSHORE 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.



FOURNIER