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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KMFL

FZUS52 KMFL 151437
CWFMFL

Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
1037 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

Atlantic coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Ocean Reef out to 60
nm and Gulf coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee out
20 nm and Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach out 60 nm...including the
waters of Biscayne Bay and Lake Okeechobee.

Seas are provided as a range of the average height of the highest 1/3
of the waves...along with the occasional height of the average highest
10 percent of the waves.

AMZ600-GMZ606-160315-
Synopsis for Jupiter Inlet to Ocean Reef FL out to 60 nm and for East
Cape Sable to Bonita Beach FL out to 60 nm-
1037 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

SYNOPSIS

An area of high pressure over the Atlantic will continue to
allow for easterly to southeasterly flow to occur over the local
waters through the end of the week. There still could be some
showers and thunderstorms in the area, however, the chances will
remain lower then normal for this time of year. Winds and waves
could still be higher in and around any shower or thunderstorm.

GULF STREAM HAZARDS
None

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Aug 11, 2018 at 1200 UTC...

 10 nautical miles southeast of Fowey Rocks.
 11 nautical miles east northeast of Port Everglades.
 10 nautical miles east of Lake Worth.
 12 nautical miles east of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.



AMZ650-670-160315-
Coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL out
20 NM-
Waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
1037 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

REST OF TODAY
East southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
A slight chance of showers in the morning.

TONIGHT
East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A
slight chance of showers through the night.

THURSDAY
East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

THURSDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

FRIDAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
South southeast winds 5 to
10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms.



AMZ651-671-160315-
Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL from 20 to 60 NM
excluding the territorial waters of Bahamas-
1037 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

REST OF TODAY
East southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers.

TONIGHT
East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A
slight chance of showers.

THURSDAY
East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Period 4 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

THURSDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

FRIDAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas around 2 feet. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.



AMZ630-160315-
Biscayne Bay-
1037 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

REST OF TODAY
East southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers.

TONIGHT
East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.

THURSDAY
East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
moderate chop.

THURSDAY NIGHT
East winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

FRIDAY
East winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East southeast winds around 5 knots. Bay
waters smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms.



GMZ656-657-160315-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
1037 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

REST OF TODAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Period 2 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A
chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms.

TONIGHT
East winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore and east southeast
10 to 15 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet. Period 3 seconds.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of
thunderstorms late in the evening. A chance of showers through
the night.

THURSDAY
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.
Period 3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

THURSDAY NIGHT
East winds 5 to 10 knots nearshore and east
southeast 10 to 15 knots offshore. Seas around 2 feet. Period
3 seconds. Bay and inland waters a light chop.

FRIDAY
Nearshore, east southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
south southeast. Offshore, east southeast winds 10 to 15 knots
becoming south southeast around 5 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest in
the evening. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
east southeast after midnight. Seas less than 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

SUNDAY
South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms.



GMZ676-160315-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
1037 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

REST OF TODAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 3 seconds. A slight chance of showers.

TONIGHT
East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Period 4 seconds. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms.

THURSDAY
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Period 4 seconds. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning.

THURSDAY NIGHT
East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
around 2 feet. Period 4 seconds. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms after midnight.

FRIDAY
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east southeast
around 5 knots in the evening. Seas around 2 feet. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet.
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north in the
evening. Seas less than 2 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas less than 2 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.



AMZ610-160315-
Lake Okeechobee-
1037 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

REST OF TODAY
East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

TONIGHT
East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers.

THURSDAY
East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in
the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

THURSDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a
moderate chop.

FRIDAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters a moderate
chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters
light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake
waters a light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.