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FZUS52 KKEY 192023
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
430 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY.

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ005-200230-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS-
430 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OVER NORTH FLORIDA WILL MOVE
SLOWLY EASTWARD THROUGH THE WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN THIS
WEEKEND. AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS MUCH OF THE GULF
OF MEXICO AND FLORIDA PENINSULA NEXT WEEK.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM CURRENT...AS OF
APRIL 18TH...

46 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
16 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
14 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
 5 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 7 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
14 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
17 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
10 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-200230-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND BUTTONWOOD
SOUND-
430 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. BAY
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-200230-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
430 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS BY NOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042-200230-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
430 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ043-044-200230-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT TO
THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
430 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052-072-200230-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
430 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DUE TO NORTH SWELLS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ053-054-055-073-074-075-200230-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE
OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY TORTUGAS
OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE
20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY TORTUGAS
20 TO 60 NM OUT-
430 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-200230-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT AND
BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
430 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 3
TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4
FEET DUE TO NORTHWEST SWELLS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$







000
FZUS52 KKEY 191430
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1030 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ005-192030-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
1030 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OVER NORTHERN FLORIDA WILL MOVE
SLOWLY EASTWARD ACROSS THE WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SUNDAY. THEREAFTER...AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN
ACROSS MUCH OF THE GULF OF MEXICO AND FLORIDA PENINSULA...AND PERSIST
THROUGH AT LEAST WEDNESDAY.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 18...

46 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
16 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
14 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
 5 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 7 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
14 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
17 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
10 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-032-192030-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
1030 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY.
BAY AND NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS
ENDING.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY...
DECREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS TOWARD DAYBREAK. BAY AND NEARSHORE WATERS
CHOPPY TO ROUGH...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY AND
NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. BAY AND NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ035-192030-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
1030 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
ISOLATED SHOWERS ENDING.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042-043-192030-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT
TO THE REEF-
1030 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
ISOLATED SHOWERS ENDING.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO
NEAR 15 KNOTS TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS
CHOPPY...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT....NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ044-192030-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
1030 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY.
SEAS SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
ISOLATED SHOWERS ENDING.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1
TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT....NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-192030-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
1030 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY...
BECOMING WEST TO NORTHWEST. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS
ENDING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO NEAR 15
KNOTS LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-192030-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
1030 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5
FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO NEAR 15
KNOTS LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4
FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

KASPER









000
FZUS52 KKEY 191416 CCA
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
558 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

CORRECTED FORMAT ERROR

FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ005-191430-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
558 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OVER NORTH FLORIDA WILL MOVE
SLOWLY EASTWARD INTO THE SOUTHWEST ATLANTIC OCEAN...PULLING AN
ASSOCIATED TROUGH THROUGH OUR AREA THIS MORNING. THEREAFTER...THE
AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK FARTHER AWAY...AS A HIGH PRESSURE
SYSTEM BUILDS IN WELL NORTH OF THE KEYS.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 18...

46 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
16 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
14 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
 5 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 7 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
14 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
17 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
10 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-191430-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
558 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...MOSTLY SOUTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY EARLY...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST TO WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID MORNING. WINDS BECOMING WEST
TO NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY THIS
AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS MOSTLY A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND
GUSTY...DECREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS TOWARD MORNING. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY TO ROUGH...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-191430-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
558 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
WEST TO NORTHWEST BY NOON. WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 15
KNOTS AND GUSTY THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A
LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
ISOLATED SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042-043-191430-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE
REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT TO
THE REEF-
558 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY
EARLY...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID MORNING. WINDS BECOMING
WEST TO NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS MOSTLY A MODERATE CHOP
TO CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO
NEAR 15 KNOTS TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS
CHOPPY...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT....NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ044-191430-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
558 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING WEST TO
NORTHWEST BY MID MORNING. WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO NEAR
15 KNOTS AND GUSTY THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP EARLY...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1
TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT....NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-191430-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
558 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY
EARLY...BECOMING WEST TO NORTHWEST. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO NEAR 15
KNOTS LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-191430-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
558 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION FOR INCREASING WINDS...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
WEST TO NORTHWEST BY MID MORNING. WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 3
TO 5 FEET LATE. A FEW SHOWERS POSSIBLE EARLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO NEAR 15
KNOTS LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4
FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$






















000
FZUS52 KKEY 191001 AAA
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
558 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

UPDATED ALL COASTAL WATER ZONES TO REMOVE THUNDER AND INSERT ONLY
ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY

FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ005-191430-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
558 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OVER NORTH FLORIDA WILL MOVE
SLOWLY EASTWARD INTO THE SOUTHWEST ATLANTIC OCEAN...PULLING AN
ASSOCIATED TROUGH THROUGH OUR AREA THIS MORNING. THEREAFTER...THE
AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK FARTHER AWAY...AS A HIGH PRESSURE
SYSTEM BUILDS IN WELL NORTH OF THE KEYS.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 18...

46 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
16 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
14 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
 5 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 7 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
14 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
17 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
10 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-191430-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
558 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...MOSTLY SOUTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY EARLY...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST TO WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID MORNING. WINDS BECOMING WEST
TO NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY THIS
AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS MOSTLY A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND
GUSTY...DECREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS TOWARD MORNING. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY TO ROUGH...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-191430-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
558 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
WEST TO NORTHWEST BY NOON. WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 15
KNOTS AND GUSTY THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A
LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
ISOLATED SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042-043-191430-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE
REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT TO
THE REEF-
558 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY
EARLY...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID MORNING. WINDS BECOMING
WEST TO NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS MOSTLY A MODERATE CHOP
TO CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO
NEAR 15 KNOTS TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS
CHOPPY...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT....NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

&&

GMZ044-191430-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
558 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING WEST TO
NORTHWEST BY MID MORNING. WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO NEAR
15 KNOTS AND GUSTY THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP EARLY...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1
TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT....NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-191430-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
558 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY
EARLY...BECOMING WEST TO NORTHWEST. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO NEAR 15
KNOTS LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-191430-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
558 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION FOR INCREASING WINDS...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
WEST TO NORTHWEST BY MID MORNING. WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 3
TO 5 FEET LATE. A FEW SHOWERS POSSIBLE EARLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO NEAR 15
KNOTS LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4
FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$



















000
FZUS52 KKEY 190848
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
430 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ005-191430-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
430 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OVER NORTH FLORIDA WILL MOVE
SLOWLY EASTWARD INTO THE SOUTHWEST ATLANTIC OCEAN...PULLING AN
ASSOCIATED TROUGH THROUGH OUR AREA THIS MORNING. THEREAFTER...THE
AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK FARTHER AWAY...AS A HIGH PRESSURE
SYSTEM BUILDS IN WELL NORTH OF THE KEYS.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 18...

46 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
16 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
14 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
 5 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 7 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
14 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
17 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
10 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-191430-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
430 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...MOSTLY SOUTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY EARLY...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST TO WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID MORNING. WINDS BECOMING WEST
TO NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY THIS
AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS MOSTLY A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND
GUSTY...DECREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS TOWARD MORNING. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY TO ROUGH...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-191430-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
430 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
WEST TO NORTHWEST BY NOON. WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 15
KNOTS AND GUSTY THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A
LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042-043-191430-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE
REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT TO
THE REEF-
430 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY
EARLY...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID MORNING. WINDS BECOMING
WEST TO NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS MOSTLY A MODERATE CHOP
TO CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO
NEAR 15 KNOTS TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS
CHOPPY...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT....NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

&&

GMZ044-191430-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
430 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING WEST TO
NORTHWEST BY MID MORNING. WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO NEAR
15 KNOTS AND GUSTY THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP EARLY...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1
TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT....NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-191430-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
430 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY
EARLY...BECOMING WEST TO NORTHWEST. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO NEAR 15
KNOTS LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-191430-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
430 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION FOR INCREASING WINDS...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
WEST TO NORTHWEST BY MID MORNING. WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 3
TO 5 FEET LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ENDING BY
DAYBREAK.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO NEAR 15
KNOTS LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4
FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$
















000
FZUS52 KKEY 190231
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1031 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ005-190845-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
1031 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE SLOWLY EASTWARD TO THE
WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC OVERNIGHT AND SATURDAY. AN ASSOCIATED TROUGH
WILL APPROACH THE FLORIDA KEYS LATE TONIGHT...AND PASS THROUGH THE
FLORIDA KEYS AND ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS EARLY SATURDAY.
THEREAFTER...THE LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL MOVE FARTHER AWAY ACROSS THE
WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC...AS A HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM BUILDS IN WELL
NORTH OF THE KEYS.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 18...

46 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
16 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
14 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
 5 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 7 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
14 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
17 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
10 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-190845-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
1031 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...SHIFTING
SOUTHWEST LATE. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. WINDS HIGHER
AND BAY WATERS ROUGH NEAR SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND
GUSTY. BAY WATERS CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-190845-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
1031 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...SHIFTING
SOUTHWEST LATE. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS
BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042>044-190845-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT
TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
1031 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS AND
GUSTY...SHIFTING SOUTHWEST LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A
LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER NEAR SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP EARLY...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO
CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1
TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT....NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-190845-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
1031 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS AND
GUSTY...SHIFTING SOUTHWEST LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. WINDS AND SEAS
HIGHER NEAR SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3
TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3
TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-190845-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
1031 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...SHIFTING SOUTHWEST LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER NEAR SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET EARLY...BUILDING TO 4
TO 6 FEET LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS VERY EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4
TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3
TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

KASPER/MSB







000
FZUS52 KKEY 182034
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
434 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ005-190230-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
434 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OVER NORTHERN FLORIDA THIS
EVENING WILL MOVE SLOWLY EASTWARD TO THE WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC
OVERNIGHT AND SATURDAY. AN ASSOCIATED WEAK TROUGH WILL APPROACH THE
FLORIDA KEYS LATE TONIGHT...AND PASS THROUGH THE FLORIDA KEYS AND
ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS EARLY SATURDAY. THEREAFTER...THE LOW PRESSURE
AREA WILL MOVE FARTHER AWAY ACROSS THE WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC...AS A
HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM BUILDS IN WELL NORTH OF THE KEYS.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 18...

46 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
16 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
14 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
 5 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 7 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
14 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
17 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
10 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-190230-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
434 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST AND DECREASING TO NEAR 10 KNOTS LATE. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
TO MODERATE CHOP. WINDS HIGHER AND BAY WATERS ROUGH NEAR SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND
GUSTY. BAY WATERS CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-190230-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
434 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER NEAR SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS
BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042>044-190230-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT
TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
434 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER NEAR SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP EARLY...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO
CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1
TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT....NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-190230-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
434 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FEET SOUTHEAST OF
THE UPPER KEYS. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER NEAR SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3
TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3
TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-190230-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
434 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST AROUND MIDNIGHT. WINDS BECOMING WEST TO NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS BY EARLY MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. WINDS
AND SEAS HIGHER NEAR SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET EARLY...BUILDING TO 4
TO 6 FEET LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS VERY EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4
TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3
TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

KASPER/MSB















000
FZUS52 KKEY 181430
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1030 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ005-182030-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
1030 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY DEVELOP IN THE
NORTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO THIS AFTERNOON...BEFORE MIGRATING EASTWARD
ACROSS THE NORTHERN PORTION OF THE FLORIDA PENINSULA AND PULLING AN
ASSOCIATED TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE THROUGH OUR AREA EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING. THEREAFTER...THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL LIFT WELL OUT INTO
THE WESTERN ATLANTIC OCEAN...AS HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS NORTH AND
NORTHWEST OF OUR AREA.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 18...

46 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
16 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
14 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
 5 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 7 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
14 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
17 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
10 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-182030-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
1030 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 10
TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY EARLY...BECOMING A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
TOWARD MORNING. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. WINDS HIGHER
AND BAY WATERS ROUGH NEAR SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND
GUSTY. BAY WATERS CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-182030-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
1030 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 10
TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET EARLY...SUBSIDING TO AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY...BECOMING A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER NEAR
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS
BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042>044-182030-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT
TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
1030 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 10
TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET LATE.
NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY...BECOMING A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP LATE.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. WINDS
AND SEAS HIGHER NEAR SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP EARLY...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO
CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT....NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-182030-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
1030 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 10
TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FEET SOUTHEAST OF
THE UPPER KEYS. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER NEAR SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3
TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-182030-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
1030 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTH AND DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET LATE. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
LATE. WINDS BECOMING WEST TO NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO NEAR 15
KNOTS BY EARLY MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER NEAR
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET EARLY...BUILDING TO 4
TO 6 FEET LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS VERY EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4
TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

KASPER









000
FZUS52 KKEY 180846
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
430 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ005-181430-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
430 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY DEVELOP IN THE NORTHEAST GULF OF
MEXICO THIS AFTERNOON...BEFORE MIGRATING EASTWARD ACROSS THE
NORTHERN PORTION OF THE FLORIDA PENINSULA AND PULLING AN ASSOCIATED
TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE THROUGH OUR AREA EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.
THEREAFTER...THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL LIFT WELL OUT INTO THE
WESTERN ATLANTIC OCEAN...AS HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS NORTH AND
NORTHWEST OF OUR AREA.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 16...

54 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
28 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
14 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
 5 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 7 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
14 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
17 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
10 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-181430-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
430 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION UNTIL WINDS DECREASE...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS CHOPPY EARLY...BECOMING A LIGHT
TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS DEVELOPING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
TOWARD MORNING. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. WINDS HIGHER
AND BAY WATERS ROUGH NEAR SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND
GUSTY. BAY WATERS CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-181430-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
430 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION UNTIL WINDS DECREASE...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET EARLY...SUBSIDING TO
AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY...BECOMING A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS DEVELOPING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER NEAR
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS
BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042>044-181430-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT
TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
430 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION UNTIL WINDS DECREASE...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY...BECOMING A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS DEVELOPING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. WINDS
AND SEAS HIGHER NEAR SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP EARLY...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO
CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT....NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-181430-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
430 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL WINDS AND SEAS DECREASE...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FEET SOUTHEAST OF
THE UPPER KEYS. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER NEAR SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3
TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-181430-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
430 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION UNTIL WINDS DECREASE...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST TO
SOUTH AND DECREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS
BECOMING MOSTLY SOUTH AND DECREASING TO NEAR 10 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 3
TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS DEVELOPING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
LATE. WINDS BECOMING WEST TO NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO NEAR 15
KNOTS BY EARLY MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER NEAR
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET EARLY...BUILDING TO 4
TO 6 FEET LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS VERY EARLY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4
TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$






















000
FZUS52 KKEY 180230
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1030 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ005-180830-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
1030 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS...FRESH EAST-SOUTHEASTERLY BREEZES WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT
ACROSS KEYS WATERS IN RESPONSE TO HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHEASTERN
UNITED STATES...AND A DEEPENING LOW IN THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO.
THIS LOW WILL TRACK TOWARDS THE CAROLINA COAST THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 16...

54 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
28 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
14 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
 5 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 7 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
14 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
17 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
10 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-180830-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
1030 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.OVERNIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. BAY WATERS ROUGH...BECOMING CHOPPY. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO NEAR
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP
EARLY...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP EARLY...BECOMING CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-180830-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
1030 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.OVERNIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS
ROUGH...BECOMING CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 1
FOOT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY
EARLY...BECOMING A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
WEST AND INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET EARLY...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP EARLY...
BECOMING CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042>044-180830-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT
TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
1030 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.OVERNIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS ROUGH. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO NEAR
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY EARLY...BECOMING A
LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP EARLY...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO
CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT....NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-180830-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
1030 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.OVERNIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
7 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING
TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DUE
TO EAST SWELLS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-180830-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
1030 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.OVERNIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
SOUTH AND DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5
FEET EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3
FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...INCREASING TO 15
TO 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET EARLY...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4
FEET.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

MSB









000
FZUS52 KKEY 172330
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
730 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ005-180230-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
730 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS...FRESH BREEZES WILL CONTINUE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT
ACROSS KEYS WATERS IN RESPONSE TO HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHEASTERN
UNITED STATES...AND A DEEPENING LOW IN THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO.
THIS LOW WILL TRACK TOWARDS THE CAROLINA COAST THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 16...

54 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
28 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
14 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
 5 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 7 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
14 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
17 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
10 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-180230-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
730 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO NEAR
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP
EARLY...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP EARLY...BECOMING CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-180230-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
730 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 1
FOOT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY
EARLY...BECOMING A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
WEST AND INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET EARLY...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP EARLY...
BECOMING CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042>044-180230-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT
TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
730 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.TONIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO NEAR
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY EARLY...BECOMING A
LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP EARLY...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO
CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT....NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-180230-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
730 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.TONIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING
TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DUE
TO EAST SWELLS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-180230-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
730 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 3
TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
SOUTH AND DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5
FEET EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3
FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...INCREASING TO 15
TO 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET EARLY...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4
FEET.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

MSB











000
FZUS52 KKEY 172034
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
434 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ005-180230-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
434 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS...MODERATE TO FRESH BREEZES WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING
ACROSS KEYS WATERS IN RESPONSE TO HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE
NORTHEASTERN UNITED STATES...AND A DEEPENING LOW IN THE NORTHERN
GULF OF MEXICO. THIS LOW WILL TRACK TOWARDS THE CAROLINA COAST
THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 16...

54 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
28 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
14 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
 5 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 7 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
14 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
17 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
10 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-180230-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
434 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION FOR INCREASING WINDS...

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...INCREASING TO 15
TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS BECOMING CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO NEAR
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP
EARLY...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP EARLY...BECOMING CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-180230-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
434 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION FOR INCREASING WINDS...

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING EAST TO
SOUTHEAST AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 TO 3
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS BECOMING CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THEREAFTER.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 1
FOOT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY
EARLY...BECOMING A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
WEST AND INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET EARLY...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP EARLY...
BECOMING CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042>044-180230-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT
TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
434 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION FOR INCREASING WINDS...

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING EAST TO
SOUTHEAST AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS BECOMING CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO NEAR
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY EARLY...BECOMING A
LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP EARLY...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO
CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT....NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-180230-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
434 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION FOR INCREASING WINDS...

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING EAST TO
SOUTHEAST AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5
FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING
TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DUE
TO EAST SWELLS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-180230-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
434 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION FOR INCREASING WINDS...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING EAST
TO SOUTHEAST AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THIS EVENING. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THEREAFTER.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
SOUTH AND DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5
FEET EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3
FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...INCREASING TO 15
TO 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET EARLY...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4
FEET.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

FUTTERMAN/MSB















000
FZUS52 KKEY 171410
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1010 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ005-172030-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
1010 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A LARGE HIGH PRESSURE CELL WILL EXTEND FROM NEW ENGLAND
TO FLORIDA THIS AFTERNOON. LOCAL BREEZES ACROSS FLORIDA KEYS COASTAL
WATERS WILL FRESHEN THIS EVENING AS A WEAK LOW PRESSURE AREA
DEVELOPS OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO. THE LOW PRESSURE AREA THEN WILL
MOVE GRADUALLY EASTWARD OVER NORTH FLORIDA ON FRIDAY...EMERGING OVER
THE WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC FRIDAY NIGHT. BOTH WIND DIRECTION AND
WIND SPEED ACROSS KEYS COASTAL WATERS LIKELY WILL UNDERGO SEVERAL
CHANGES DURING THE FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY TIME FRAME. A CONTINENTAL
HIGH PRESSURE AREA WILL BUILD SOUTH OVER THE EASTERN GULF OF MEXICO
AND FLORIDA PENINSULA SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 16...

54 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
28 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
14 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
 5 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 7 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
14 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
17 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
10 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-172030-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
1010 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO NEAR
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP
EARLY...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP EARLY...BECOMING CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15
KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY AND MONDAY
NIGHT.

$$

GMZ032-035-172030-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
1010 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 1
FOOT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY EARLY...
BECOMING A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
WEST AND INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET EARLY...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP EARLY...
BECOMING CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR
15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT.

$$

GMZ042>044-172030-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT
TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
1010 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO NEAR
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY EARLY...BECOMING A
LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP EARLY...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO
CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR
15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-172030-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
1010 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING
TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET EARLY...
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DUE
TO EAST SWELLS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR
15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY AND MONDAY
NIGHT.

$$

GMZ033-034-172030-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
1010 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET DUE TO NORTHWEST SWELLS EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
SOUTH AND DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5
FEET EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3
FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...INCREASING TO 15
TO 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET EARLY...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR
15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY AND MONDAY
NIGHT.

$$

KASPER/FUTTERMAN












000
FZUS52 KKEY 170830
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
430 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ005-171430-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
430 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A LARGE HIGH PRESSURE CELL WILL EXTEND FROM NEW ENGLAND
TO FLORIDA TODAY. LOCAL BREEZES ACROSS FLORIDA KEYS COASTAL WATERS
WILL FRESHEN THIS EVENING AS A WEAK LOW PRESSURE AREA DEVELOPS OVER
THE GULF OF MEXICO. THE LOW PRESSURE AREA THEN WILL MOVE GRADUALLY
EASTWARD OVER NORTH FLORIDA ON FRIDAY...EMERGING OVER THE WESTERN
NORTH ATLANTIC FRIDAY NIGHT. BOTH WIND DIRECTION AND WIND SPEED
ACROSS KEYS COASTAL WATERS LIKELY WILL UNDERGO SEVERAL CHANGES
DURING THE FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY TIME FRAME. A CONTINENTAL HIGH
PRESSURE AREA WILL BUILD SOUTH OVER THE EASTERN GULF OF MEXICO AND
FLORIDA PENINSULA SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 16...

54 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
28 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
14 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
 5 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 7 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
14 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
17 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
10 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-171430-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
430 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO NEAR
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP
EARLY...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP EARLY...BECOMING CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15
KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY AND MONDAY
NIGHT.

$$

GMZ032-035-171430-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
430 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 1
FOOT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY EARLY...
BECOMING A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
WEST AND INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET EARLY...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP EARLY...
BECOMING CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR
15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT.

$$

GMZ042>044-171430-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT
TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
430 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO NEAR
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY EARLY...BECOMING A
LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP EARLY...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP TO
CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR
15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-171430-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
430 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING
TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET EARLY...
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DUE
TO EAST SWELLS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR
15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY AND MONDAY
NIGHT.

$$

GMZ033-034-171430-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
430 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DUE TO NORTHWEST
SWELLS. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
SOUTH AND DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5
FEET EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3
FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...INCREASING TO 15
TO 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET EARLY...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR
15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS MONDAY AND MONDAY
NIGHT.

$$

KASPER









000
FZUS52 KKEY 170344 AAA
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1144 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

UPDATED TO ADD THUNDERSTORMS AROUND LOWER KEYS

FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ005-170830-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
1144 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ACROSS THE EASTERN UNITED
STATES THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT. GENTLE TO MODERATE BREEZES WILL
SHIFT AROUND THE COMPASS ROSE AS A DEVELOPING LOW MOVES ACROSS THE
NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO ON FRIDAY.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 16...

54 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
28 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
14 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
 5 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 7 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
14 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
17 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
10 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-170830-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
1144 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.OVERNIGHT...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY...BECOMING SOUTH.
BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST LATE.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH.
BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ032-035-170830-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
1144 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.OVERNIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ042>044-170830-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT
TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
1144 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.OVERNIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY...BECOMING SOUTH.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-170830-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
1144 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.OVERNIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY...BECOMING SOUTH.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 5 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-170830-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
1144 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT...

.OVERNIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET DUE TO
NORTHWEST SWELLS. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET DUE
TO NORTHWEST SWELLS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY...BECOMING SOUTH.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.

$$

KASPER









000
FZUS52 KKEY 170224
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1024 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

FLORIDA BAY...HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO
SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS...AND THE EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO...INCLUDING THE FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ005-170830-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
1024 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ACROSS THE EASTERN UNITED
STATES THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT. GENTLE TO MODERATE BREEZES WILL
SHIFT AROUND THE COMPASS ROSE AS A DEVELOPING LOW MOVES ACROSS THE
NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO ON FRIDAY.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL
SIXTEENTH...

54 NM S OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
28 NM S OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
14 NM S OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
 5 NM S OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 7 NM S OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
14 NM SE OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
17 NM SE OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
10 NM E OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-170830-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
1024 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.OVERNIGHT...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY...BECOMING SOUTH.
BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST LATE.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH.
BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ032-035-170830-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
1024 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.OVERNIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ042>044-170830-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT
TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
1024 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.OVERNIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE
WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY...BECOMING SOUTH.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-170830-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
1024 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.OVERNIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY...BECOMING SOUTH.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 5 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-170830-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
1024 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT...

.OVERNIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET IN A
NORTHERLY SWELL. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET IN A
NORTHERLY SWELL. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY...BECOMING SOUTH.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.

$$

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