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FZUS52 KTBW 281954  
CWFTBW  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL  
254 PM EST MON NOV 28 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.  
 
GMZ800-290430-  
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-  
254 PM EST MON NOV 28 2022  
   
SYNOPSIS
 
 
NORTHERLY WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE EAST-NORTHEAST OVERNIGHT, THEN  
TURN TO THE SOUTH-SOUTHEAST AND INCREASE TUESDAY NIGHT AS ANOTHER  
COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE AREA. IT MOVES THROUGH THE WATERS ON  
WEDNESDAY BRINGING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED STORMS TO THE  
AREA, ALONG WITH TURNING WINDS TO THE NORTHEAST BEHIND THE FRONT  
AND INCREASING WINDS TO NEAR ADVISORY LEVELS AS HIGH PRESSURE  
BUILDS IN FOR THE END OF THE PERIOD.  
 

 
 
GMZ830-290430-  
TAMPA BAY WATERS-  
254 PM EST MON NOV 28 2022  
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS, BECOMING EAST AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.    
TUESDAY
 
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT  
CHOP.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO  
20 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS, BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN  
THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND  
WATERS LIGHT CHOP.    
THURSDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  
A MODERATE CHOP.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND  
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
FRIDAY
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A  
MODERATE CHOP.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO  
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  
LIGHT CHOP.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
GMZ836-290430-  
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-  
254 PM EST MON NOV 28 2022  
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  
LIGHT CHOP.    
TUESDAY
 
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  
LIGHT CHOP.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  
A MODERATE CHOP.    
WEDNESDAY
 
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS, BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND  
WATERS LIGHT CHOP.    
THURSDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  
A MODERATE CHOP.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO  
20 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
FRIDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A  
MODERATE CHOP.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND  
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  
A MODERATE CHOP.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
GMZ856-290430-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-  
254 PM EST MON NOV 28 2022  
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS, BECOMING EAST LATE.  
SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
TUESDAY
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND  
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO  
20 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE  
CHOP.    
WEDNESDAY
 
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS, BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN  
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT  
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR  
LESS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.    
THURSDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.  
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.    
FRIDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY  
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO  
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS  
CHOPPY.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.  
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
GMZ876-290430-  
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-  
254 PM EST MON NOV 28 2022  
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS, BECOMING EAST LATE.  
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS.  
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO  
20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO  
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS, INCREASING TO  
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.    
THURSDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO  
20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO  
25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.    
FRIDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS, BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO  
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.  
 

 
 
GMZ853-290430-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-  
254 PM EST MON NOV 28 2022  
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS, BECOMING EAST AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.    
TUESDAY
 
EAST 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.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO  
20 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE  
CHOP.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS, BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN  
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT  
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS, BECOMING NORTHEAST  
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. BAY AND  
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
THURSDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO  
20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE  
CHOP.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.    
FRIDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY  
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.  
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.  
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
GMZ873-290430-  
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-  
254 PM EST MON NOV 28 2022  
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS, BECOMING EAST 10 TO  
15 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS.  
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO  
20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS, BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO  
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS, BECOMING NORTHEAST  
10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
AROUND 2 FEET.    
THURSDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO  
25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO  
25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.    
FRIDAY
 
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
GMZ850-290430-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-  
254 PM EST MON NOV 28 2022  
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS, BECOMING NORTHEAST  
LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND  
WATERS LIGHT CHOP.    
TUESDAY
 
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. BAY AND  
INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO  
20 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE  
CHOP.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS, BECOMING SOUTHWEST  
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT  
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS, BECOMING NORTH  
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS, THEN 1 TO  
2 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
THURSDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO  
20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE  
CHOP.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.    
FRIDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY  
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. BAY  
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.  
BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
GMZ870-290430-  
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-  
254 PM EST MON NOV 28 2022  
   
TONIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO  
20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO  
20 KNOTS, BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS, BECOMING NORTH  
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
THURSDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO  
25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FEET.    
FRIDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS, BECOMING EAST 10 TO  
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
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