349  
FZUS52 KMFL 172025  
CWFMFL  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL  
325 PM EST FRI NOV 17 2017  
 
ATLANTIC COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO OCEAN REEF OUT TO 60  
NM AND GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE OUT  
20 NM AND CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH OUT 60 NM...INCLUDING THE  
WATERS OF BISCAYNE BAY AND LAKE OKEECHOBEE.  
 
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  
10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES.  
 
AMZ600-GMZ606-180915-  
SYNOPSIS FOR JUPITER INLET TO OCEAN REEF FL OUT TO 60 NM AND FOR EAST  
CAPE SABLE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-  
325 PM EST FRI NOV 17 2017  
   
SYNOPSIS
 
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN UNITED STATES EXTENDING  
SOUTH OVER FLORIDA WILL KEEP A MODERATE NE WIND TODAY, THEN DECREASE  
AS THE HIGH PRESSURE MOVES OVER THE ATLANTIC AND WEAKENS SATURDAY  
AND SUNDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE LOCAL WATERS SUNDAY  
EVENING, BRINGING WITH IT INCREASING NE TO E WIND AND SEAS FOR EARLY  
NEXT WEEK, ALONG WITH INCREASING SHOWERS.  
   
GULF STREAM HAZARDS
 
NONE.  
 
THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF  
NOV 16, 2017 AT 1200 UTC...  
 
5 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.  
8 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.  
8 NAUTICAL MILES NORTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.  
8 NAUTICAL MILES NORTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.  
 
THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.  
 

 
 
AMZ650-670-180915-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL OUT  
20 NM-  
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-  
325 PM EST FRI NOV 17 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO  
EAST NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. PERIOD 5 SECONDS.  
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
SATURDAY
 
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. PERIOD 10 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL  
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING  
SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS  
TO 5 FEET. PERIOD 9 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
SUNDAY
 
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. PERIOD 9 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL  
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
WINDS NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.  
ALONG THE COAST, SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. IN THE GULF STREAM,  
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO  
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
MONDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO  
EAST NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 5 TO  
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL TO 9 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM.  
INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO  
EAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED  
AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUESDAY
 
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE  
CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT  
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
AMZ651-671-180915-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL OUT 20 NM-  
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM  
EXCLUDING THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF BAHAMAS-  
325 PM EST FRI NOV 17 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION
 
 
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO  
EAST NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. PERIOD 6 SECONDS.  
INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS.    
SATURDAY
 
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO EAST  
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS  
A MODERATE CHOP.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH  
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. PERIOD 6 SECONDS.  
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
SUNDAY
 
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.  
PERIOD 9 SECONDS BECOMING 4 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
ALONG THE COAST, NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO  
15 KNOTS, SEAS AROUND 2 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. IN THE GULF STREAM,  
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH NORTHEAST 15 TO  
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING, SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO  
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
INTRACOASTAL WATERS CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
MONDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 5 TO 7 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL TO 9 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS  
CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS ALONG THE COAST TO  
EAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 4 TO 6 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL TO 8 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS  
CHOPPY IN EXPOSED AREAS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS.    
TUESDAY
 
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE  
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT  
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.  
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
AMZ630-180915-  
BISCAYNE BAY-  
325 PM EST FRI NOV 17 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE  
CHOP.    
SATURDAY
 
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST  
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.    
SUNDAY
 
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING  
NORTH NORTHEAST AROUND 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS A  
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
MONDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE  
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE  
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.    
TUESDAY
 
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT  
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS  
SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS  
SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
GMZ656-657-180915-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE FL OUT 20 NM-  
325 PM EST FRI NOV 17 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS NEARSHORE AND EAST  
NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. PERIOD  
3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.    
SATURDAY
 
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING  
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. PERIOD  
2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN  
2 FEET. PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.    
SUNDAY
 
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET.  
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS NEARSHORE  
AND NORTH NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET  
NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL TO 5 FEET OFFSHORE.  
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
MONDAY
 
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND  
2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL TO 5 FEET  
OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS NEARSHORE  
AND EAST NORTHEAST AROUND 15 KNOTS OFFSHORE. SEAS LESS THAN  
2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUESDAY
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST SOUTHEAST  
AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND  
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN  
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN  
THE EVENING. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  
SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
GMZ676-180915-  
WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-  
325 PM EST FRI NOV 17 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND  
2 FEET. PERIOD 3 SECONDS.    
SATURDAY
 
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND  
2 FEET. PERIOD 4 SECONDS.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN  
2 FEET. PERIOD 2 SECONDS.    
SUNDAY
 
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND  
2 FEET. PERIOD 3 SECONDS.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
MONDAY
 
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUESDAY
 
EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST  
AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS  
AROUND 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
AMZ610-180915-  
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-  
325 PM EST FRI NOV 17 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT  
CHOP.    
SATURDAY
 
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING  
SOUTHEAST 5 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST  
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.    
SUNDAY
 
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT  
CHOP.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE  
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
EVENING.    
MONDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE  
CHOP.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS  
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUESDAY
 
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.  
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS  
SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.  
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
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