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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KTBW

FZUS52 KTBW 031815
CWFTBW

Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
215 PM EDT Tue Aug 3 2021

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.

GMZ800-040415-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
215 PM EDT Tue Aug 3 2021

SYNOPSIS
It has been a very wet and stormy first half of the day
once again over the eastern gulf waters. Scattered to numerous
showers and storms will be possible each day for the next few days
with storms moving from west to east. Gusty winds, higher waves and
dangerous lightning can be expected in the vicinity of these storms.
All mariners should pay close attention to the weather and make sure
to head back to safety when storms develop. Otherwise, winds remain
15 knots or less and seas 3 feet or less. This pattern will continue
through the end of the week before a shift in winds to the east-
southeast takes place starting Friday and continuing into the
weekend.



GMZ830-040415-
Tampa Bay waters-
215 PM EDT Tue Aug 3 2021

TONIGHT
Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Scattered thunderstorms. Numerous showers after
midnight.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters
a light chop. Widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
South winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.

THURSDAY
South winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest in
the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Numerous showers
in the morning. Scattered thunderstorms.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
southeast in the late evening and overnight. Bay and inland waters
smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.

FRIDAY
South winds around 5 knots then becoming west in the
afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
northeast around 5 knots late in the evening, then becoming
southeast after midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated
thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming west in the
afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 5 knots in the late evening and early morning, then becoming
around 5 knots toward morning. Bay and inland waters smooth.

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



GMZ836-040415-
Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound-
215 PM EDT Tue Aug 3 2021

TONIGHT
Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters
a light chop. Numerous showers early in the morning. Scattered
thunderstorms.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
south around 10 knots in the late evening and overnight. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.

THURSDAY
South winds around 10 knots then becoming west around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Scattered thunderstorms.

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

FRIDAY
Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest in
the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms
in the morning, then scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon.

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

SATURDAY
Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered
thunderstorms.

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

SUNDAY
Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
early in the afternoon, then becoming northwest late in the
afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered thunderstorms.



GMZ856-040415-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
215 PM EDT Tue Aug 3 2021

TONIGHT
Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Numerous showers early in the morning.
Scattered thunderstorms.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds around 10 knots then becoming
south after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Isolated thunderstorms.

THURSDAY
South winds around 10 knots then becoming west around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.

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

FRIDAY
Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated
thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered thunderstorms in the
afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds around 5 knots then becoming southeast
around 10 knots toward morning. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 5 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.

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



GMZ876-040415-
Waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 to 60 NM-
215 PM EDT Tue Aug 3 2021

TONIGHT
Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Scattered
thunderstorms.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Scattered
thunderstorms.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds around 10 knots then becoming
south after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Isolated thunderstorms.

THURSDAY
South winds around 10 knots then becoming west around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Scattered thunderstorms
in the morning, then isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.

THURSDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet.
Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.

FRIDAY
Southeast winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds around 5 knots then becoming southeast
around 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated
thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Scattered thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Isolated thunderstorms.

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



GMZ853-040415-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
215 PM EDT Tue Aug 3 2021

TONIGHT
Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop. Scattered thunderstorms. Numerous
showers after midnight.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop. Numerous showers in the morning.
Scattered thunderstorms. Widespread showers in the afternoon.

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

THURSDAY
Southwest winds around 10 knots then becoming west late
in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Numerous showers in the morning. Scattered thunderstorms.

THURSDAY NIGHT
West winds around 10 knots then becoming southeast
around 5 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.

FRIDAY
South winds around 5 knots then becoming west late in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered
thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
southeast after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
South winds around 5 knots then becoming west late in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
southeast after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
smooth. Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.

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



GMZ873-040415-
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM-
215 PM EDT Tue Aug 3 2021

TONIGHT
Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Scattered thunderstorms. Numerous showers after midnight.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Scattered thunderstorms. Numerous showers in the late morning and
afternoon.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Scattered thunderstorms.

THURSDAY
Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Numerous showers in the morning. Scattered thunderstorms.

THURSDAY NIGHT
West winds around 10 knots then becoming south
around 5 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet.
Isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered thunderstorms
after midnight.

FRIDAY
South winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest late in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Scattered thunderstorms in the morning,
then isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east in
the late evening and early morning, then becoming southeast toward
morning. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT
North winds around 5 knots then becoming east in
the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated
thunderstorms after midnight.

SUNDAY
East winds around 5 knots then becoming north late in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms in the
morning, then isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.



GMZ850-040415-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
215 PM EDT Tue Aug 3 2021

TONIGHT
Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop. Numerous showers and scattered
thunderstorms.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop. Numerous showers early in the
morning. Scattered thunderstorms. Widespread showers in the late
morning and afternoon.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Numerous showers and
scattered thunderstorms.

THURSDAY
Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Numerous showers and scattered
thunderstorms.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds around 10 knots then becoming
south after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Scattered thunderstorms.

FRIDAY
South winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Scattered thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West winds around 5 knots then becoming south after
midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Isolated thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
South winds around 5 knots then becoming west in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West winds around 5 knots then becoming southeast
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming south around
5 knots late in the morning, then becoming west in the afternoon.
Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered
thunderstorms.



GMZ870-040415-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
215 PM EDT Tue Aug 3 2021

TONIGHT
Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Numerous showers early in the morning. Scattered thunderstorms.
Widespread showers in the late morning and afternoon.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms.

THURSDAY
Southwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Numerous showers in the morning. Scattered thunderstorms.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
Scattered thunderstorms.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds around 10 knots then becoming around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Scattered thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds around 5 knots then becoming south
after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening,
then scattered thunderstorms after midnight.

SATURDAY
South winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds around 5 knots then becoming south
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated thunderstorms after
midnight.

SUNDAY
East winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest late in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered thunderstorms.