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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KTBW

FZUS52 KTBW 030103
CWFTBW

Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL
803 PM EST Fri Dec 2 2022

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 updates 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.

GMZ800-031330-
Synopsis for the coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Suwannee River-
803 PM EST Fri Dec 2 2022

SYNOPSIS

Breezy east to northeast winds continue tonight, particularly for
central and southern offshore waters where Small Craft should
Exercise Caution. Winds diminish over the weekend, and no
headlines are anticipated into early next week.



GMZ830-031330-
Tampa Bay waters-
803 PM EST Fri Dec 2 2022

TONIGHT
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay and inland waters light
chop.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay and inland waters
light chop.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters light chop.

SUNDAY
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay and inland waters light
chop.

SUNDAY NIGHT
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay and inland waters
light chop.

MONDAY
North winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland waters
smooth.

MONDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots, becoming east after
midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth.

TUESDAY
East winds around 5 knots, becoming southwest around
5 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth.

TUESDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots, becoming east after
midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth.

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



GMZ836-031330-
Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound-
803 PM EST Fri Dec 2 2022

TONIGHT
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters light chop.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters light chop.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay and inland waters
light chop.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters light chop.

MONDAY
North winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland waters
smooth.

MONDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots, becoming northeast
after midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth.

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

TUESDAY NIGHT
North winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming east after
midnight. Bay and inland waters light chop.

WEDNESDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay and inland waters
light chop.



GMZ856-031330-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
803 PM EST Fri Dec 2 2022

TONIGHT
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop.

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

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay
and inland waters light chop.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or
less. Bay and inland waters light chop.

MONDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay
and inland waters light chop.

MONDAY NIGHT
North winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming east after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters light chop.

TUESDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming northeast in the
afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters light chop.

TUESDAY NIGHT
North winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming east after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters light chop.

WEDNESDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
Bay and inland waters light chop.



GMZ876-031330-
Waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 to 60 NM-
803 PM EST Fri Dec 2 2022

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION


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

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet in the evening, then 1 foot or less.

MONDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.

MONDAY NIGHT
North winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming northeast
after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less.

TUESDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.

TUESDAY NIGHT
North winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming east after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 feet after midnight.

WEDNESDAY
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.



GMZ853-031330-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
803 PM EST Fri Dec 2 2022

TONIGHT
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop.

SATURDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming north in the
afternoon. Seas around 2 feet in the morning, then 1 foot or
less. Bay and inland waters light chop.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
2 feet in the evening, then 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters
light chop.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming north in the
afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters light chop.

SUNDAY NIGHT
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
Bay and inland waters light chop.

MONDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay
and inland waters light chop.

MONDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots, becoming east after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters light chop.

TUESDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming southwest in the
afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters light chop.

TUESDAY NIGHT
North winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming east after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters light chop.

WEDNESDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming north in the
afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters light chop.



GMZ873-031330-
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM-
803 PM EST Fri Dec 2 2022

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION


TONIGHT
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts up to
20 knots, becoming east 15 to 20 knots late this evening and
early morning, then diminishing to 10 to 15 knots late. Seas 2 to
4 feet.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around
2 feet.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet in
the morning, then 1 foot or less.

SUNDAY NIGHT
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.

MONDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.

MONDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or
less.

TUESDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or
less.

WEDNESDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.



GMZ850-031330-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
803 PM EST Fri Dec 2 2022

TONIGHT
East winds 10 to 15 knots, diminishing to 5 to
10 knots late. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop.

SATURDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming north in the
afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters light chop.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or
less. Bay and inland waters light chop.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds around 5 knots, becoming northwest in
the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters light
chop.

SUNDAY NIGHT
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
Bay and inland waters light chop.

MONDAY
Northeast winds around 5 knots, becoming northwest in
the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.

MONDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots, becoming east after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.

TUESDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming southwest in
the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters light
chop.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds around 5 knots, becoming east
after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters
smooth.

WEDNESDAY
East winds around 5 knots, becoming northwest in the
afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.



GMZ870-031330-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
803 PM EST Fri Dec 2 2022

TONIGHT
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.

SATURDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming northeast in the
afternoon. Seas around 2 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or
less.

SUNDAY
North winds around 5 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.

SUNDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.

MONDAY
Northeast winds around 5 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.

MONDAY NIGHT
East winds around 5 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.

TUESDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.

TUESDAY NIGHT
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.

WEDNESDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.