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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
1000 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 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.

GMZ800-152030-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
1000 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will hold over the waters through the
period with rather benign conditions through the period. Main hazard
will be isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms mainly during
the overnight and early morning hours. Winds will remain less than
15 knots and seas less than 3 feet...however locally higher winds and
seas possible vicinity of thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ830-152030-
Tampa Bay waters-
1000 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming
southwest late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...North winds around 5 knots then becoming east around
10 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest in
the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ836-152030-
Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound-
1000 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...East winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...East winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Isolated thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...East winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest around
5 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots then becoming east after
midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest in the
afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
northeast after midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest in
the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ856-152030-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
1000 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming
southwest around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less.
Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...East winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...East winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots then becoming east around
10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Isolated thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Isolated thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ876-152030-
Waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 to 60 NM-
1000 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms late in the
morning.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming east around
15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
Isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Isolated thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ853-152030-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
1000 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming
southwest late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming east around
10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
a light chop.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
northeast after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
smooth.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
northeast after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Isolated thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ873-152030-
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM-
1000 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to 10
knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
northeast around 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming south in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ850-152030-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
1000 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...South winds around 10 knots then becoming
southwest late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...West winds around 10 knots then becoming east after
midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots then becoming northeast
around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters smooth.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY...South winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest around
5 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters
smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ870-152030-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
1000 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Isolated thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...South winds around 5 knots then becoming east around
10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming south in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.

$$

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