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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KTBW

FZUS52 KTBW 250042
CWFTBW

Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
742 PM EST Tue Nov 24 2020

Gulf coastal waters from Bonita Beach to the mouth of the
Suwannee River out to 60 NM.

Important notice to mariners...marine forecasts are issued at least
four times a day. Boaters on extended trips should routinely monitor
subsequent forecast issuances and updated for the latest marine
weather information.

The wave heights are forecast as significant wave height which
is the average of the highest one-third of the waves.
The highest waves may rarely be twice the significant wave height.
The winds and seas near thunderstorms may be higher than forecast.

GMZ800-251015-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
742 PM EST Tue Nov 24 2020

SYNOPSIS

A tightening pressure gradient will lead to easterly winds
reaching cautionary headlines tonight. Otherwise, good boating
conditions are anticipated for Thanksgiving through Saturday as a
ridge of high pressure will persist over the region. A strong cold
front will approach the waters on Monday.



GMZ830-251015-
Tampa Bay waters-
742 PM EST Tue Nov 24 2020



REST OF TONIGHT
East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters
a light chop.

WEDNESDAY
East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.

THURSDAY
Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming south
around 5 knots early in the afternoon, then becoming west late in
the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth.

THURSDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots then becoming east in
the late evening and overnight. Bay and inland waters smooth.

FRIDAY
East winds around 5 knots then becoming north late in the
afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots then becoming east in the
late evening and overnight. Bay and inland waters smooth.

SATURDAY
Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest
around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth.

SATURDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 5 knots in the late evening and overnight. Bay and inland
waters smooth.

SUNDAY
South winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. A slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.



GMZ836-251015-
Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound-
742 PM EST Tue Nov 24 2020

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION


REST OF TONIGHT
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay and inland waters
a moderate chop.

WEDNESDAY
East winds around 15 knots. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters
a light chop.

THURSDAY
Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest
late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth.

THURSDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots then becoming east in
the late evening and overnight. Bay and inland waters smooth.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland waters
smooth.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland waters
smooth.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming north
around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 5 knots in the late evening and overnight. Bay and inland
waters smooth.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming south in the
afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.



GMZ856-251015-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
742 PM EST Tue Nov 24 2020

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION


REST OF TONIGHT
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop.

WEDNESDAY
East winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
East winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around
15 knots late in the evening, then diminishing to 5 to 10 knots
after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.

THURSDAY
East winds around 10 knots then becoming south around
5 knots early in the afternoon, then becoming west late in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.

THURSDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming north around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming east
in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming north
around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop.

SATURDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.

SUNDAY
South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop.



GMZ876-251015-
Waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 to 60 NM-
742 PM EST Tue Nov 24 2020

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION


REST OF TONIGHT
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

WEDNESDAY
East winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet.

THURSDAY
East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

THURSDAY NIGHT
East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.



GMZ853-251015-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
742 PM EST Tue Nov 24 2020

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION


REST OF TONIGHT
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop.

WEDNESDAY
East winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate
chop.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop.

THURSDAY
Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming south
around 5 knots early in the afternoon, then becoming west around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
light chop.

THURSDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters smooth.

FRIDAY
East winds around 5 knots then becoming north late in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North winds around 10 knots then becoming east in
the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.

SATURDAY
East winds around 5 knots then becoming north late in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.

SATURDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.

SUNDAY
South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon.



GMZ873-251015-
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM-
742 PM EST Tue Nov 24 2020

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION


REST OF TONIGHT
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

WEDNESDAY
Southeast winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to
around 15 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

THURSDAY
Southeast winds around 10 knots diminishing to around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet.

FRIDAY
East winds around 10 knots then becoming northeast around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.

SATURDAY
East winds around 5 knots then becoming northeast late
in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less.

SUNDAY
South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. A slight chance
of thunderstorms in the afternoon.



GMZ850-251015-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
742 PM EST Tue Nov 24 2020

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION


REST OF TONIGHT
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop.

WEDNESDAY
Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.

THURSDAY
South winds around 10 knots then becoming west around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.

FRIDAY
Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming west early in
the afternoon, then becoming northwest around 5 knots late in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots then becoming east after
midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.

SATURDAY
Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
5 knots early in the afternoon, then becoming northwest around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters smooth.

SATURDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.

SUNDAY
South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon.



GMZ870-251015-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
742 PM EST Tue Nov 24 2020

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION


REST OF TONIGHT
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

WEDNESDAY
Southeast winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

THURSDAY
South winds around 10 knots diminishing to around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. A slight chance of
showers.

THURSDAY NIGHT
South winds around 5 knots then becoming east in
the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet.

FRIDAY
East winds around 5 knots then becoming northeast around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming east
toward morning. Seas 2 feet or less.

SATURDAY
East winds around 5 knots then becoming northeast late
in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.

SUNDAY
South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. A slight chance
of thunderstorms in the afternoon.