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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KTAE

FZUS52 KTAE 170059
CWFTAE

Coastal waters forecast for Florida Big Bend and eastern Panhandle
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
759 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

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.

GMZ700-171315-
Synopsis for the Suwannee River to Okaloosa-Walton County Line out to 60 nm
759 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

SYNOPSIS

Favorable marine conditions expected through Friday with light to
moderate north winds becoming southerly by Thursday night. A cold
front will approach the region Saturday into Sunday with winds
and seas increasing as well as showers and thunderstorms. Advisory
conditions are possible this weekend.



GMZ730-750-752-755-765-770-772-775-171315-
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-
759 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

REST OF TONIGHT
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or
less. Dominant period 2 seconds. Protected waters mostly smooth.

THURSDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south 5 to 10 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Dominant period 2 seconds.
Protected waters a light chop.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 0 to
1 feet. Dominant period 2 seconds. Protected waters a light chop.

FRIDAY
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Dominant
period 2 seconds. Protected waters a light chop.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected waters a light chop.

SATURDAY
South winds 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet building
to 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet in the
afternoon. Protected waters choppy. Rain likely in the morning,
then showers likely and isolated thunderstorms in the
afternoon.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West winds 25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet
with occasional seas up to 11 feet. Protected waters rough. Rain
showers and isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then rain
after midnight.

SUNDAY
Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet with
occasional seas up to 11 feet. Protected waters rough. Chance of
rain.

SUNDAY NIGHT
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with
occasional seas up to 9 feet. Protected waters choppy.

MONDAY
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 3 feet in the
afternoon. Protected waters a moderate chop.