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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KTBW

FZUS52 KTBW 101949
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
249 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-110545-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
249 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

SYNOPSIS
BREEZY NORTHEAST WINDS TO CONTINUE THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON WITH AN EASTERLY WIND SURGE LEADING TO CAUTIONARY TO
BORDERLINED ADVISORY LEVEL WINDS OVER ALL OF THE NEAR AND OFFSHORE
WATERS OVERNIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLIP
SOUTHWARD SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...BRINGING WINDS DOWN BELOW
HEADLINE CRITERIA THROUGH THE FIRST OF THE UPCOMING WEEK. AS
MOISTURE LIFTS NORTHWARD AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT...MARINE FOG MAY
DEVELOP SEVERAL DAYS EARLY THIS COMING WEEK.



GMZ830-110545-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
249 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
5 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING EAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. PATCHY SEA FOG.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. PATCHY SEA FOG.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
SMOOTH.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
SMOOTH.



GMZ836-110545-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
249 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
NORTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
SMOOTH.

TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
5 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
NORTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
AROUND 5 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS SMOOTH.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
SMOOTH.



GMZ856-110545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
249 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION


TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND
5 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS SMOOTH.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. PATCHY SEA FOG.

TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. PATCHY
SEA FOG.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST
AROUND 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 5 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS SMOOTH.



GMZ876-110545-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
249 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION


TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 2 FEET.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING EAST AROUND
5 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.



GMZ853-110545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
249 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION


TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 5 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING EAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.
PATCHY SEA FOG.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. PATCHY
SEA FOG.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.



GMZ873-110545-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
249 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION


TONIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING
SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 2 FEET.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND
5 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
5 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST
TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.



GMZ850-110545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
249 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION


TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING EAST AROUND
5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
AROUND 5 KNOTS TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

MONDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS SMOOTH. PATCHY SEA FOG.

TUESDAY
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. PATCHY SEA FOG.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
NORTHWEST TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.



GMZ870-110545-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
249 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION


TONIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.

MONDAY
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

TUESDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
NORTHWEST TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.