399  
FZUS52 KTAE 250155  
CWFTAE  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA BIG BEND AND EASTERN PANHANDLE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL  
955 PM EDT SUN MAY 24 2020  
 
GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MOUTH OF THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO OKALOOSA-WALTON  
COUNTY LINE 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.  
 
GMZ700-250830-  
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO OKALOOSA-WALTON COUNTY LINE OUT TO 60 NM  
955 PM EDT SUN MAY 24 2020  
   
SYNOPSIS
 
 
EASTERLY WINDS AND SEAS WILL INCREASE TO CAUTIONARY LEVELS FOR  
OFFSHORE WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY. WINDS WILL BECOME LIGHT  
AND SOUTHERLY LATE TUESDAY WITH SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. THEREAFTER,  
LIGHT SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL PREVAIL UNDER A WET PATTERN FOR THE  
REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.  
 

 
 
GMZ730-750-752-755-765-250830-  
APALACHEE BAY OR COASTAL WATERS FROM KEATON BEACH TO OCHLOCKONEE  
RIVER FL OUT TO 20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM MEXICO BEACH TO OKALOOSA WALTON COUNTY LINE  
FL OUT 20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM MEXICO BEACH TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT 20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO  
20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-  
955 PM EDT SUN MAY 24 2020 /855 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2020/  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH TONIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
MONDAY
 
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.  
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.    
TUESDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.  
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.  
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.  
PROTECTED WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.  
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THURSDAY
 
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.  
PROTECTED WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST  
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS  
SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
FRIDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH.  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
 

 
 
GMZ770-772-775-250830-  
WATERS FROM MEXICO BEACH TO OKALOOSA WALTON COUNTY LINE FL FROM  
20 TO 60 NM-  
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO MEXICO BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-  
WATERS FROM SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-  
955 PM EDT SUN MAY 24 2020 /855 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2020/  
   
..SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.   
MONDAY
 
EAST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.    
TUESDAY
 
EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
MORNING, THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.  
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO  
2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
THURSDAY
 
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRIDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
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