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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KTAE

FZUS52 KTAE 251348
CWFTAE

Coastal waters forecast for Florida Big Bend and eastern Panhandle
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
948 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

Gulf coastal waters from the mouth of the Suwannee River to Okaloosa-Walton
County Line 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.

GMZ700-252130-
Synopsis for the Suwannee River to Okaloosa-Walton County Line out to 60 nm
948 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

SYNOPSIS

Winds and seas will remain low today and tonight. By Saturday,
conditions will begin to gradually deteriorate with advisory level
winds over the marine area by Saturday evening as a tropical
disturbance approaches. Winds will continue to increase into
Sunday and Monday with the potential for sustained winds to gale
force starting Sunday afternoon. Conditions are expected to slowly
improve by Monday evening after the system moves well inland.



GMZ730-755-765-775-252130-
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 FL out 20 NM-
Waters from  Suwannee River to Apalachicola FL from 20 to 60 NM-
948 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

TODAY
South winds 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms.

TONIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters a light to moderate chop.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
Southeast winds 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet building
to 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period
4 seconds. Protected waters choppy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 25 knots with gusts to
around 40 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to
9 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Protected waters rough.
Showers likely and isolated thunderstorms.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 25 knots. Gusts to 40 knots until
late afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 feet with occasional seas up to
11 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Protected waters rough.
Showers and thunderstorms.

SUNDAY NIGHT
South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. Protected waters choppy. Rain
likely.

MONDAY
South winds 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional
seas up to 6 feet. Protected waters a moderate chop. Chance of
rain.

MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
South winds 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4
feet. Protected waters a moderate chop. Chance of rain.



GMZ750-752-770-772-252130-
Coastal waters from Mexico Beach to Okaloosa Walton County Line
FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Mexico Beach to Apalachicola FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Mexico Beach to Okaloosa Walton County Line FL from
20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Apalachicola to Mexico Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
948 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

TODAY
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant
period 6 seconds. Protected waters mostly smooth. Slight chance
of showers and thunderstorms.

TONIGHT
Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant
period 5 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
Southeast winds 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet building
to 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period
5 seconds. Protected waters choppy. Chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds 25 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with
occasional seas up to 10 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
Protected waters rough. Showers likely and isolated thunderstorms.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 30 knots. Seas 9 to 12 feet with
occasional seas up to 15 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds.
Protected waters very rough. Showers and isolated thunderstorms.

SUNDAY NIGHT
South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 7 to 10 feet
with occasional seas up to 13 feet subsiding to 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet after midnight. Protected waters
choppy. Rain likely.

MONDAY
South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. Protected waters choppy. Rain
likely.

MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Protected waters
choppy. Chance of rain.