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NWS Forecast

FZUS54 KMOB 220458
CWFMOB

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
1058 PM CST SUN DEC 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.

GMZ600-221700-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
BAYS AND COASTAL WATERWAYS-
1058 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

SYNOPSIS
AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE NORTH CENTRAL GULF WILL
CONTINUE TO WEAKEN THROUGH TONIGHT. A LIGHT TO MODERATE NORTHEASTERLY
WIND FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY. SOUTHERLY WINDS AND SEAS WILL
DEVELOP ON MONDAY AND BUILD THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY NIGHT AHEAD OF A
STRONG COLD FRONT APPROACHING FROM THE NORTHWEST. SCATTERED TO
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED AHEAD OF THE FRONT
TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT WITH SOME STORMS BECOMING STRONG TO
POSSIBLY SEVERE. THE COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS THE MARINE
AREA BY EARLY WEDNESDAY LEADING TO A STRONG WEST TO NORTHWEST FLOW
AND BUILDING SEAS EARLY WEDNESDAY THROUGH MIDDAY THURSDAY. SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORIES WILL BE LIKELY AHEAD AND IN THE WAKE OF THE COLD
FRONT BY MIDWEEK.



GMZ630-221700-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
1058 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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

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

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 13 TO
16 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP. THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL EARLY
MORNING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.

THURSDAY
WEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



GMZ631-632-221700-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
1058 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

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

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 14 TO
17 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL EARLY MORNING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 17 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS. CHOPPY.

THURSDAY
WEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



GMZ633-221700-
PERDIDO BAY-
1058 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 7 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

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

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
18 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 17 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.

THURSDAY
WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
WINDS VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR LESS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



GMZ634-221700-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
1058 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
WINDS VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST 7 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

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

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
18 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 17 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.

THURSDAY
WEST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



GMZ635-221700-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
1058 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
WINDS VARIABLE 5 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST 7 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 14 TO
17 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 17 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY. CHANCE OF RAIN.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.

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

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SMOOTH. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



GMZ650-655-221700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
1058 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 9 TO
12 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 19 TO
22 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 18 TO 21 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



GMZ670-675-221700-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1058 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
13 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

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

TUESDAY
SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 19 TO
24 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 19 TO 24 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET. CHANCE OF
RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

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

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.