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NWS Forecast

FZUS54 KMOB 300935
CWFMOB

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
435 AM CDT TUE SEP 30 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.

GMZ600-302145-
SYNOPSIS FOR DESTIN FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 60 NM INCLUDING
BAYS AND COASTAL WATERWAYS-
435 AM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

SYNOPSIS
A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE EXTENDING FROM JUST OFF THE
FLORIDA EAST COAST...EXTENDING WEST INTO THE NORTHEASTERN GULF EARLY
THIS MORNING. STRONGER LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST
ATLANTIC COAST LATER TODAY...WITH A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE BUILDING
DOWN INTO THE SOUTHEASTERN STATES AND MOVING EAST ACROSS THE DEEP
SOUTH OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. AS THIS OCCURS...A LIGHT NORTHEAST
FLOW OVER THE MARINE AREA THIS MORNING WILL GIVE WAY TO A MORE EAST
AND SOUTHEAST FLOW THROUGH LATE WEEK. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE MARINE AREA LATE FRIDAY...WITH A MODERATE TO STRONG
OFFSHORE FLOW AND BUILDING SEAS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP IN ITS WAKE.



GMZ630-302145-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-
435 AM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

TODAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 7 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE. A LIGHT CHOP.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS BECOMING EAST AROUND 5 KNOTS
IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

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

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

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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

FRIDAY
WEST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

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



GMZ631-632-302145-
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
435 AM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

TODAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 7 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 8 KNOTS LATE.
A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.



GMZ633-302145-
PERDIDO BAY-
435 AM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

TODAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 8 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 7 KNOTS LATE.
A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP.

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

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

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.

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



GMZ634-302145-
PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-
435 AM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

TODAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 8 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 7 KNOTS LATE.
A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 6 KNOTS IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

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

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

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.

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



GMZ635-302145-
CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
435 AM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

TODAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 8 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 7 KNOTS LATE.
A MODERATE CHOP BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 7 KNOTS
IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SMOOTH BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP.



GMZ650-655-302145-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
435 AM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

TODAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO 11 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 8 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 8 TO
11 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 17 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 16 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.



GMZ670-675-302145-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
435 AM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

TODAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO 11 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING EAST LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 18 TO 21 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 18 TO 21 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.