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FZUS52 KMFL 160750
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
350 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

ATLANTIC COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO OCEAN REEF OUT TO 60
NM AND GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE OUT
20 NM AND CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH OUT 60 NM...INCLUDING THE
WATERS OF BISCAYNE BAY AND LAKE OKEECHOBEE.

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
10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

AMZ600-GMZ606-161700-
SYNOPSIS FOR JUPITER INLET TO OCEAN REEF FL OUT TO 60 NM AND FOR EAST
CAPE SABLE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
350 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
A COLD FRONT WILL BE MOVING THROUGH SOUTH FLORIDA EARLY THIS MORNING
BEFORE STALLING OUT OVER THE FLORIDA KEYS TODAY. THE FRONT WILL
THEN MOVE BACK THROUGH SOUTH FLORIDA LATE TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY
AS A WARM FRONT. THIS WILL ALLOW FOR SHOWERS AND EVEN A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE LOCAL WATERS LATE TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY.
ADDITIONALLY A SMALL NORTHEAST SWELL WILL ALSO BE AFFECT THE PALM
BEACH WATERS LATE TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...SEAS BUILDING TO 7 FEET IN THE PALM BEACH
WATERS THURSDAY.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF
APR 14, 2014 AT 1200 UTC...

5 NAUTICAL MILES NORTH NORTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS.
14 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF PORT EVERGLADES.
17 NAUTICAL MILES SOUTH SOUTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH.
7 NAUTICAL MILES NORTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.

THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

AMZ650-670-161700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL OUT
20 NM-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 60 NM-
350 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
ALONG THE COAST AND 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET
IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
ALONG THE COAST AND 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET
IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS ALONG THE
COAST TO SOUTH 8 TO 13 KNOTS IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ651-671-161700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF THE BAHAMAS-
350 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 13 TO
16 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND
3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
ALONG THE COAST AND 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET
IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTH SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
6 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET ALONG THE COAST AND 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET IN THE GULF STREAM. INTRACOASTAL
WATERS LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. INTRACOASTAL WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ630-161700-
BISCAYNE BAY-
350 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. BAY WATERS LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. BAY WATERS LIGHT
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
9 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$

GMZ656-657-161700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
350 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET
NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET
OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS LESS THAN
2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST 8 TO 13 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO
12 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
6 TO 11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS LESS THAN 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS
LESS THAN 2 FEET NEARSHORE AND 2 TO 3 FEET OFFSHORE. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ676-161700-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
350 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.

$$

AMZ610-161700-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
350 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS LIGHT
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO
12 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS LIGHT CHOP.
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO
18 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.

$$

BAXTER



WHUS52 KMFL 152203
SMWMFL
AMZ630-651-670-671-152330-
/O.NEW.KMFL.MA.W.0041.140415T2203Z-140415T2330Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
603 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIAMI HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
BISCAYNE BAY...
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL OUT 20 NM...
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM
EXCLUDING THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF BAHAMAS...
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 730 PM EDT

* AT 602 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS AND WINDS 34 KNOTS
OR GREATER...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR PORT
EVERGLADES TO MIAMI BEACH...MOVING EAST AT 10 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SURFSIDE...SUNNY ISLES...BAL HARBOUR...GOLDEN BEACH...HALLANDALE...
BAY HARBOR ISLANDS...MIAMI BEACH...INDIAN CREEK...HOLLYWOOD...NORTH
BAY VILLAGE...PORT EVERGLADES...FORT LAUDERDALE...VIRGINIA KEY...
LAUDERDALE-BY-THE-SEA...KEY BISCAYNE...SEA RANCH LAKES...CAPE
FLORIDA AND POMPANO BEACH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS
AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 2575 8020 2584 8018 2593 8013 2587 8014
2587 8012 2585 8012 2580 8014 2577 8013
2581 8012 2591 8011 2595 8014 2594 8012
2615 8011 2615 8012 2622 7996 2625 7966
2576 7964
TIME...MOT...LOC 2202Z 265DEG 10KT 2608 8009 2583 8011

$$

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