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NWS Forecast

FZUS54 KMOB 212040
CWFMOB

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
340 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

GULF COASTAL WATERS DESTIN TO PASCAGOULA OUT 60 NM

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ600-220845-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
BAYS AND COASTAL WATERWAYS-
340 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

SYNOPSIS
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE NORTH CENTRAL GULF
THROUGH THE EARLY PART OF THE WEEKEND...THEN THEN GRADUALLY WEAKEN
LATE IN THE WEEKEND AND INTO THE EARLY PART OF NEXT WEEK. A
PREDOMINANT LIGHT TO MODERATE WEST TO NORTHWEST WIND FLOW WILL
CONTINUE OVER THE MARINE AREA THROUGH THE WEEKEND...BECOMING EAST TO
SOUTHEAST THEN GRADUALLY BUILD BEGINNING BY NEXT WEEK AS THE HIGH
PRESSURE OVER THE GULF WEAKENS AND A STRONGER RIDGE BUILDS JUST
INLAND FROM THE ATLANTIC SEABOARD. LITTLE CHANGE IN SEAS EXPECTED.



GMZ630-220845-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
340 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

TONIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 7 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

SATURDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ631-632-220845-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
340 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

TONIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 8 KNOTS
LATE IN THE NIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE
5 KNOTS OR LESS...THEN BECOMING WEST 5 TO 7 KNOTS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...
THEN BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
8 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 7 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.

SATURDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY
WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ633-220845-
PERDIDO BAY-
340 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

TONIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 7 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
8 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 7 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.

SATURDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 8 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ634-220845-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
340 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

TONIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
7 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 8 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 7 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ635-220845-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
340 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

TONIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
WEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

SATURDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 6 TO
9 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

SUNDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 8 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ650-655-220845-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
340 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 6 TO 9 KNOTS
LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 6 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING WEST 5 TO 8 KNOTS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 6 TO 9 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SUNDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 6 TO 9 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ670-675-220845-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
340 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 6 TO 9 KNOTS
LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

FRIDAY
NORTH WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SUNDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 6 TO 9 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 16 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.