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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KTAE 230827
CWFTAE

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
427 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 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.

GMZ700-231430-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM
427 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

SYNOPSIS
LIGHT WINDS AND SEAS WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. EASTERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE ON MONDAY AS THE GRADIENT
TIGHTENS BETWEEN AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE MID ATLANTIC
STATES AND A TROPICAL DISTURBANCE EAST OF THE BAHAMAS. A PERIOD OF
CAUTIONARY CONDITIONS LOOKS CERTAIN BEGINNING MONDAY AND
CONTINUING THROUGH AT LEAST TUESDAY.



GMZ730-750-755-765-770-775-231430-
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-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
427 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

TODAY
WEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TONIGHT
WEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY
WEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
AROUND 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET...BUILDING TO 2
TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY
NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET NEAR
SHORE AND 3 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET FURTHER OFFSHORE.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
NEAR SHORE AND 4 TO 5 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 7 FEET FURTHER
OFFSHORE. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET NEAR SHORE
AND 3 TO 5 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 6 FEET FURTHER OFFSHORE.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET NEAR
SHORE AND 3 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET FURTHER OFFSHORE.
PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET NEAR SHORE AND 2 TO 3
FEET FURTHER OFFSHORE. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GODSEY