653  
FZUS52 KKEY 271541  
CWFKEY  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL  
1030 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014  
 
FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO  
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF  
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY  
 
SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE  
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE  
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.  
 
GMZ005-272130-  
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS  
1030 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014  
   
SYNOPSIS
 
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE SOUTHEAST UNITED  
STATES AND GULF OF MEXICO...RESULTING IN FRESH TO STRONG WINDS FOR  
THE BALANCE OF THIS WEEK AND INTO NEXT WEEK.  
 
THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF NOVEMBER  
26...  
 
63 NM S OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.  
47 NM S OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.  
33 NM S OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.  
11 NM S OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.  
6 NM S OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.  
LESS THAN 1 NM SE OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.  
1 NM SE OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.  
1 NM E OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.  
 
GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.  
 

 
 
GMZ031-272130-  
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND  
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-  
1030 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT
 
 
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS  
EARLY...DECREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS ROUGH...BECOMING A  
MODERATE CHOP.   
TONIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS
 
INCREASING TO 20  
TO 25 KNOTS AND GUSTY LATE. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING  
VERY ROUGH.   
FRIDAY
 
NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS AND GUSTY  
EARLY...DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS  
VERY ROUGH...BECOMING CHOPPY.   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.   
SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 15 TO  
20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS BEGINNING SUNDAY.  
 

 
 
GMZ032-272130-  
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE  
BRIDGE-  
1030 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT
 
 
   
THIS AFTERNOON...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS
 
DECREASING TO  
15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS ROUGH...BECOMING  
CHOPPY.   
TONIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS
 
INCREASING TO  
NEAR 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS  
CHOPPY...BECOMING ROUGH.   
FRIDAY
 
NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 1  
TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS ROUGH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.  
NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.  
NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.   
SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.  
SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS  
BEGINNING SUNDAY.  
 

 
 
GMZ035-272130-  
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON  
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-  
1030 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT
 
 
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS ROUGH.    
TONIGHT
 
NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 2  
TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS ROUGH.    
FRIDAY
 
NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS AND  
GUSTY...DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3  
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS ROUGH...BECOMING CHOPPY.   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.  
NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.  
NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.   
SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.  
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS BEGINNING SUNDAY.  
 

 
 
GMZ042-043-272130-  
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-  
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT  
TO THE REEF-  
1030 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT
 
 
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS  
EARLY...DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE  
WATERS ROUGH...BECOMING CHOPPY.   
TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS
 
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25  
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY...BECOMING VERY  
ROUGH.   
FRIDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EARLY
 
DECREASING  
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO  
2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS ROUGH...BECOMING CHOPPY.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.  
NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.    
SATURDAY
 
EAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. NEARSHORE  
WATERS ROUGH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS.  
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS ROUGH. ISOLATED SHOWERS BEGINNING  
SUNDAY.  
 

 
 
GMZ044-272130-  
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL  
OUT TO THE REEF-  
1030 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT
 
 
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
NORTH WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5  
FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS ROUGH.   
TONIGHT
 
NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 2  
TO 4 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS ROUGH.    
FRIDAY
 
NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.  
NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.  
NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.    
SATURDAY
 
EAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. NEARSHORE  
WATERS ROUGH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS.  
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS ROUGH. ISOLATED SHOWERS BEGINNING  
SUNDAY.  
 

 
 
GMZ052>055-072>075-272130-  
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-  
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE  
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-  
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF  
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-  
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY  
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-  
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-  
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE  
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-  
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF  
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-  
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY  
TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT-  
1030 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT
 
 
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS  
5 TO 7 FEET.   
TONIGHT
 
NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 5  
TO 8 FEET.   
FRIDAY
 
NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 5  
TO 7 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS AND  
GUSTY. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
GMZ033-034-272130-  
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT  
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-  
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-  
1030 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT
 
 
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO  
6 FEET.    
TONIGHT
 
NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET.   
FRIDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS
 
DECREASING TO 15  
TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.   
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.   
SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS AND  
GUSTY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS BEGINNING SUNDAY.  
 

 
 
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