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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
837 PM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

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.

GMZ800-221015-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
837 PM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will build over the waters with moderate
easterly winds and evening surges through Wednesday. A trough of low
pressure will approach the region on Thursday.

$$

GMZ830-221015-
Tampa Bay waters-
837 PM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Bay and inland waters
a moderate chop.
.MONDAY...East winds around 15 knots. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds around 15 knots. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop.
.TUESDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...East winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
around 10 knots in the late evening and overnight. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ836-221015-
Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound-
837 PM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Bay and inland waters
a moderate chop.
.MONDAY...East winds around 15 knots. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming north
around 5 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland waters
smooth.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland
waters smooth.
.THURSDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest in the
afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland
waters smooth. A slight chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ856-221015-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
837 PM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters choppy.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds around 15 knots then becoming east 10 to
15 knots late in the morning. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland
waters choppy.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming north in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...East winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters smooth. A slight chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ876-221015-
Waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 to 60 NM-
837 PM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 knots in
the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming north late
in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. A slight chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming west around
15 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Showers
likely and a chance of thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ853-221015-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
837 PM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Bay and
inland waters choppy.
.MONDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots then becoming northeast around 10
knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Bay and inland waters choppy.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots toward morning. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop.
.TUESDAY...East winds around 10 knots then becoming north in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. A slight
chance of showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming west around
15 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ873-221015-
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM-
837 PM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots then becoming northeast 10 to 15
knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming north late
in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. A chance of showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. A
slight chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of
showers.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...West winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Showers
likely and a chance of thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ850-221015-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
837 PM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and
inland waters choppy.
.MONDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots then becoming northeast around 10
knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters choppy.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots toward morning. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming north in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. A slight chance of showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop.
.THURSDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 15 knots then becoming
south after midnight, then diminishing to 5 to 10 knots toward
morning. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A
chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming west around
15 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ870-221015-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
837 PM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots then becoming northeast 10 to 15
knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds around 15 knots diminishing to around 10
knots toward morning. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. A chance of
showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around
15 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet. A slight
chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. A slight
chance of showers.
.THURSDAY...East winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A chance
of showers.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds around 15 knots then becoming
southwest toward morning. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Showers likely.
.FRIDAY...West winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Showers
likely and a chance of thunderstorms.

$$

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