485  
FZUS52 KTAE 230233  
CWFTAE  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA BIG BEND AND EASTERN PANHANDLE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL  
1033 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017  
 
GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MOUTH OF THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN  
OUT TO 60 NM.  
 
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 1/10 OF THE WAVES.  
 
GMZ700-230830-  
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN OUT TO 60 NM  
1033 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017  
   
SYNOPSIS
 
MODERATE WEST WINDS THIS EVENING WILL SHIFT TO THE  
EAST AT 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATER TONIGHT. MODERATE TO STRONG EAST  
WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. ON SATURDAY EVENING  
WINDS WILL BECOME LIGHT AND SOUTHERLY.  

 
 
GMZ730-750-755-765-770-775-230830-  
APALACHEE BAY OR COASTAL WATERS FROM KEATON BEACH TO OCHLOCKONEE  
RIVER FL OUT TO 20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO  
20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH OUT 20 NM-  
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-  
WATERS FROM SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-  
1033 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS EXERCISE CAUTION
 
 
   
REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS THIS EVENING
 
SHIFTING TO  
EAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS FROM EAST TO WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...HIGHEST OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5  
SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP  
TO CHOPPY.   
THURSDAY
 
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.  
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY.    
FRIDAY
 
EAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.  
PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE  
CHOP.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.  
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS.    
SUNDAY
 
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. PROTECTED  
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.  
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.    
MONDAY
 
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED  
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.  
 

 
 
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