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NWS Forecast

FZUS54 KMOB 272140
CWFMOB

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
340 PM CST THU NOV 27 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.

GMZ600-280945-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
BAYS AND COASTAL WATERWAYS-
340 PM CST THU NOV 27 2014

SYNOPSIS
A MODERATE TO STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE
MARINE AREA THROUGH TONIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS FROM THE
TENNESSEE VALLEY TO THE CENTRAL GULF. WINDS DIMINISH AND BECOME
NORTHEAST TO EAST ON FRIDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE MOVES TO THE SOUTHEAST
ATLANTIC COAST. A GENERALLY LIGHT TO MODERATE SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH FLOW
WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND WITH THE BROAD SURFACE HIGH OVER THE
WESTERN ATLANTIC RIDGING INTO THE NORTHEAST GULF.



GMZ630-280945-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
340 PM CST THU NOV 27 2014

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS INCREASING 14 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND
5 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR
LESS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH IN THE
AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

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

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.



GMZ631-632-280945-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
340 PM CST THU NOV 27 2014

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 7 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SMOOTH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

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

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.



GMZ633-280945-
PERDIDO BAY-
340 PM CST THU NOV 27 2014

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO 14 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 7 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SMOOTH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

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

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.



GMZ634-280945-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
340 PM CST THU NOV 27 2014

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO 12 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 7 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR LESS LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
WINDS VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 7 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SMOOTH BECOMING A
LIGHT CHOP IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

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

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.



GMZ635-280945-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
340 PM CST THU NOV 27 2014

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 7 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
WINDS VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
7 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT
CHOP IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 6 TO 9 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP.

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

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.



GMZ650-655-280945-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
340 PM CST THU NOV 27 2014

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO 10 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 7 KNOTS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.



GMZ670-675-280945-
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 CST THU NOV 27 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO 18 TO 22 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6
FEET.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 6 TO 9 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

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

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.