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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KTAE

FZUS52 KTAE 200144
CWFTAE

Coastal waters forecast for Florida Big Bend and eastern Panhandle
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
944 PM EDT Thu May 19 2022

Gulf coastal waters from the mouth of the Suwannee River to Okaloosa-Walton
County Line out to 60 nm.

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 1/10 of the waves.

GMZ700-201415-
Synopsis for the Suwannee River to Okaloosa-Walton County Line out to 60 nm
944 PM EDT Thu May 19 2022

SYNOPSIS

Tropical moisture will lift into the region through the weekend.
This abundant moisture combined with an approaching cold front
Sunday into Monday, will result in scattered to numerous showers
and thunderstorms for the weekend, and into the early half of next
week. After that, the region will return to a more normal
summertime pattern. Southeast Winds around 15 to 20 knots and
seas around 4 to 6 feet with swells up to 8 feet possible are
forecast for Friday through Sunday with exercise caution
conditions possible, particularly in the Friday to Saturday time
frame.



GMZ730-750-752-755-765-770-772-775-201415-
Apalachee Bay or Coastal Waters From Keaton Beach to Ochlockonee
River FL out to 20 Nm-
Coastal waters from Mexico Beach to Okaloosa Walton County Line
FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Mexico Beach to Apalachicola FL out 20 NM-
Coastal Waters From  Ochlockonee River to Apalachicola Fl out to
20 Nm-
Coastal waters from  Suwannee River to Keaton Beach FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Mexico Beach to Okaloosa Walton County Line FL from
20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Apalachicola to Mexico Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from  Suwannee River to Apalachicola FL from 20 to 60 NM-
944 PM EDT Thu May 19 2022 /844 PM CDT Thu May 19 2022/

REST OF TONIGHT
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters a moderate chop.

FRIDAY
South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. Protected waters choppy. Slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
South winds 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds.
Protected waters choppy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds.
Protected waters choppy. Showers likely and chance of
thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period
6 seconds. Protected waters choppy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
Protected waters a moderate chop. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds.
Protected waters a moderate chop. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

MONDAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant
period 8 seconds. Protected waters a moderate chop. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms.

MONDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

TUESDAY
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Protected waters a moderate chop. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.