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FZUS52 KKEY 240227
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1027 PM EDT WED APR 23 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.

GMZ005-240830-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
1027 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER MOST OF THE
GULF OF MEXICO FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. THE HIGH WILL MOVE EAST
OVER THE FLORIDA PENINSULA TO THE WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC FRIDAY
THROUGH MONDAY.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 23...

34 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
19 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
19 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
23 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
16 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
 4 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-240830-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
1027 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTHWEST AND DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP...BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY..VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15
KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-240830-
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-
1027 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042-240830-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
1027 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...WEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP...BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ043-044-240830-
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-
1027 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-240830-
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-
1027 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15
KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-240830-
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-
1027 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST TO SOUTHEAST NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$









000
FZUS52 KKEY 232152
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
552 PM EDT WED APR 23 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.

GMZ005-240230-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
552 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER MOST OF THE
GULF OF MEXICO FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. THE HIGH WILL MOVE EAST
OVER THE FLORIDA PENINSULA TO THE WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC FRIDAY
THROUGH MONDAY.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 23...

34 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
19 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
19 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
23 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
16 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
 4 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-240230-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
552 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST TO NORTH AND DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY..VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15
KNOTS. BAY WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-240230-
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-
552 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A
LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042-240230-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
552 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST TO NORTH AND DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP...BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ043-044-240230-
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-
552 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-240230-
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-
552 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3
FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15
KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-240230-
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-
552 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST TO SOUTHEAST NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$













000
FZUS52 KKEY 231430
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1030 AM EDT WED APR 23 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.

GMZ005-232030-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
1030 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER MOST OF THE
GULF OF MEXICO FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. THE HIGH WILL MOVE EAST
OVER THE FLORIDA PENINSULA TO THE WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC FRIDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 23...

34 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
19 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
19 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
23 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
16 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
 4 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-232030-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
1030 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
TO WEST AND INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATER THIS AFTERNOON. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP...BECOMING A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST TO NORTH AND DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY..VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-232030-
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 WED APR 23 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING
TO NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A
LIGHT CHOP...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A
LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042-232030-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
1030 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
TO WEST AND INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS AFTER 300 PM. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT OR LESS EARLY...BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST TO NORTH AND DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP...BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ043-044-232030-
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 WED APR 23 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
TO NORTH AND INCREASING TO NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-232030-
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 WED APR 23 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3
FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3
FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-232030-
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 WED APR 23 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...MOSTLY NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST TO SOUTHEAST NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

KASPER









000
FZUS52 KKEY 230840
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
430 AM EDT WED APR 23 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.

GMZ005-231430-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
430 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER MOST OF THE
GULF OF MEXICO FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. THE HIGH WILL MOVE EAST
OVER THE FLORIDA PENINSULA TO THE WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC FRIDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 21...

47 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
35 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
20 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
11 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 9 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
 4 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-231430-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
430 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS THIS MORNING...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST TO WEST AND INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP...BECOMING A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST TO NORTH AND DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY..VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-231430-
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 WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO NEAR
10 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH
TO A LIGHT CHOP...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A
LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042-231430-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
430 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST
AND INCREASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS DURING THE MID TO LATE AFTERNOON.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT...BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST TO NORTH AND DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP...BECOMING SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ043-044-231430-
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 WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST TO NORTH
AND INCREASING TO NEAR 10 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-231430-
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 WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3
FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS AND GUSTY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-231430-
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 WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...MOSTLY NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST TO SOUTHEAST NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$



















000
FZUS52 KKEY 230256
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1056 PM EDT TUE APR 22 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.

GMZ005-230830-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
1056 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER MOST OF THE
GULF OF MEXICO FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. THE HIGH WILL MOVE EAST
OVER THE FLORIDA PENINSULA TO THE WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC FRIDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 21...

47 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
35 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
20 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
11 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 9 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
 4 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-230830-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
1056 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY..VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
EAST LATE. BAY WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-230830-
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-
1056 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042>044-230830-
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-
1056 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052>055-072>075-230830-
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-
1056 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-230830-
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-
1056 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR
10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

BWC







000
FZUS52 KKEY 222011
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
411 PM EDT TUE APR 22 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.

GMZ005-230230-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
411 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER MOST OF THE
GULF OF MEXICO FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. THE HIGH WILL MOVE EAST
OVER THE FLORIDA PENINSULA TO THE WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC FRIDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 21...

47 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
35 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
20 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
11 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 9 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
 4 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-230230-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
411 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY..VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
EAST LATE. BAY WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-230230-
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-
411 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS
EARLY...DECREASING TO NEAR 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING A LIGHT
CHOP.
.TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042>044-230230-
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-
411 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST TO NORTH AND DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP...BECOMING
SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052-072-073-230230-
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-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
411 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
TO NORTH AND DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET DUE TO NORTH SWELLS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ053>055-074-075-230230-
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 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-
411 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO 5
TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3
FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-230230-
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-
411 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING
TO NEAR 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR
10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

KBK/BWC










000
FZUS52 KKEY 221430
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1030 AM EDT TUE APR 22 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.

GMZ005-222030-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
1030 AM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER MOST OF THE
GULF OF MEXICO FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. THE HIGH WILL MOVE EAST
OVER THE FLORIDA PENINSULA TO THE WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC FRIDAY AND
SATURDAY.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF APRIL 21...

47 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
35 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
20 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
11 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 9 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
 4 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-222030-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
1030 AM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...SHIFTING
WEST TO NORTHWEST. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT..VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST LATE.
BAY WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-222030-
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 TUE APR 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...SHIFTING
NORTHWEST. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042>044-222030-
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 TUE APR 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...SHIFTING
NORTHWEST. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052-072-073-222030-
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-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
1030 AM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DUE
TO NORTH SWELLS.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ053>055-074-075-222030-
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 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 TUE APR 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-222030-
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 TUE APR 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...MOSTLY NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET.
.TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
1 FOOT.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

KASPER









000
FZUS52 KKEY 220843
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
430 AM EDT TUE APR 22 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.

GMZ005-221430-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
430 AM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL COVER A GOOD PORTION OF
THE GULF OF MEXICO OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS...BEFORE SLIDING
ACROSS THE FLORIDA PENINSULA AND INTO THE WESTERN ATLANTIC THIS
WEEKEND.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM CURRENT...AS OF
APRIL 21ST...

47 NM S OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
35 NM S OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
20 NM S OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
11 NM S OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 9 NM S OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
 6 NM SE OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
 6 NM SE OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
 4 NM E OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-221430-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
430 AM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.TODAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS THIS
MORNING...BECOMING WEST TO NORTHWEST THIS AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT..VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST LATE.
BAY WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-221430-
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 TUE APR 22 2014

.TODAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTHWEST THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042>044-221430-
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 TUE APR 22 2014

.TODAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS...BECOMING MOSTLY
NORTHWEST THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052-072-073-221430-
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-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
430 AM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A
NORTHERLY SWELL.
.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ053>055-074-075-221430-
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 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 TUE APR 22 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-221430-
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 TUE APR 22 2014

.TODAY...MOSTLY NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2
FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND
1 FOOT.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

















000
FZUS52 KKEY 220221
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1021 PM EDT MON APR 21 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.

GMZ005-220830-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
1021 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF OF
MEXICO WILL SPREAD SOUTHEASTWARD AS LOW PRESSURE EAST OF THE CAROLINAS
LIFTS OUT TO THE NORTHEAST.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM CURRENT...AS OF
APRIL 21ST...

47 NM S OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
35 NM S OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
20 NM S OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
11 NM S OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 9 NM S OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
 6 NM SE OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
 6 NM SE OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
 4 NM E OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-220830-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
1021 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.OVERNIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS
EARLY...BECOMING NORTH TO NORTHEAST AND DECREASING TO NEAR 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING A
LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-220830-
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-
1021 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS
EARLY...DECREASING TO NEAR 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING A LIGHT
CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR
10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042>044-220830-
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-
1021 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO NEAR
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT
TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10
TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052-072-073-220830-
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-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
1021 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING TO NEAR 10
KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET IN A NORTHERLY SWELL. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A
NORTHERLY SWELL...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3
FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
1 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ053>055-074-075-220830-
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 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-
1021 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS
EARLY...DECREASING TO NEAR 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10
TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-220830-
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-
1021 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...DECREASING THE NEAR
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS
NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

BWC







000
FZUS52 KKEY 211942
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
342 PM EDT MON APR 21 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.

GMZ005-220230-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
342 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE SOUTHEASTERN UNITED
STATES AND THE GULF OF MEXICO WILL SPREAD EASTWARD AS LOW PRESSURE
EAST OF THE CAROLINAS LIFTS NORTHEASTWARD INTO THE WESTERN NORTH
ATLANTIC.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM CURRENT...AS OF
APRIL 21ST...

47 NM S OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
35 NM S OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
20 NM S OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
11 NM S OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 9 NM S OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
 6 NM SE OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
 6 NM SE OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
 4 NM E OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-220230-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
342 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH TO
NORTHEAST NEAR 10 KNOTS LATE. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-220230-
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-
342 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
TO NORTHEAST AND DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING SMOOTH TO A
LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1
FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR
10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042>044-220230-
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-
342 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
TO NORTHEAST NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A
LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10
TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052-072-073-220230-
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-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
342 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A
NORTHERLY SWELL. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A
NORTHERLY SWELL...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3
FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
1 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ053>055-074-075-220230-
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 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-
342 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10
TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-220230-
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-
342 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
TO NORTHEAST AND DECREASING TO NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS
NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

CLR








000
FZUS52 KKEY 211426
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1026 AM EDT MON APR 21 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.

GMZ005-212030-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
1026 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE SOUTHEASTERN UNITED
STATES AND THE GULF OF MEXICO WILL SPREAD EASTWARD AS LOW PRESSURE
EAST OF THE CAROLINAS LIFTS NORTHEASTWARD INTO THE WESTERN NORTH
ATLANTIC.

THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM CURRENT...AS OF
APRIL 21ST...

47 NM S OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
35 NM S OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
20 NM S OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
11 NM S OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
 9 NM S OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
 6 NM SE OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
 6 NM SE OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
 4 NM E OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.

GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.

$$

GMZ031-212030-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
1026 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTHWEST AND DECREASING TO NEAR 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTH TO
NORTHEAST LATE. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-212030-
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-
1026 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DECREASING TO
NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP...DECREASING TO NEAR 10 KNOTS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042>044-212030-
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-
1026 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DECREASING TO
NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE
CHOP...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052-072-212030-
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-
1026 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A NORTHERLY SWELL.
.TONIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH A NORTHERLY SWELL. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ053>055-073>075-212030-
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-
1026 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-212030-
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-
1026 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DECREASING TO
NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

CLR






000
FZUS52 KKEY 211030
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
430 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

CORRECTED WESTERN STRAITS TO REMOVE SWELL

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.

GMZ005-211430-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
430 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER MUCH OF THE GULF OF MEXICO
WILL SPREAD EASTWARD...AS LOW PRESSURE WELL OFFSHORE OF THE
SOUTHEAST UNITED STATES LIFTS NORTHEASTWARD INTO THE WESTERN NORTH
ATLANTIC OCEAN.

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.

$$

GMZ031-211430-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
430 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.TODAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST TO NORTH AND DECREASING TO NEAR 10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. BAY
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTH TO
NORTHEAST LATE. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-211430-
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 MON APR 21 2014

.TODAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042>044-211430-
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 MON APR 21 2014

.TODAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
MOSTLY NORTH NEAR 10 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052-072-211430-
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 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.TODAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A NORTHERLY SWELL THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH A NORTHERLY SWELL. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ053>055-073>075-211430-
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 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

CORRECTED TODAY TO REMOVE NORTHERLY SWELL

.TODAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-211430-
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 MON APR 21 2014

.TODAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
MOSTLY NORTH AND DECREASING TO NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$



















000
FZUS52 KKEY 210845
CWFKEY

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
430 AM EDT MON APR 21 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.

GMZ005-211430-
SYNOPSIS FOR KEYS COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN REEF TO DRY TORTUGAS
430 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER MUCH OF THE GULF OF MEXICO
WILL SPREAD EASTWARD...AS LOW PRESSURE WELL OFFSHORE OF THE
SOUTHEAST UNITED STATES LIFTS NORTHEASTWARD INTO THE WESTERN NORTH
ATLANTIC OCEAN.

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.

$$

GMZ031-211430-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
430 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.TODAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
NORTHWEST TO NORTH AND DECREASING TO NEAR 10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. BAY
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING NORTH TO
NORTHEAST LATE. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY
WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ032-035-211430-
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 MON APR 21 2014

.TODAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ042>044-211430-
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 MON APR 21 2014

.TODAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
MOSTLY NORTH NEAR 10 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
NEARSHORE A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS
AROUND 1 FOOT. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. NEARSHORE WATERS SMOOTH TO A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ052-072-211430-
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 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.TODAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A NORTHERLY SWELL THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH A NORTHERLY SWELL. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ053>055-073>075-211430-
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 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.TODAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A NORTHERLY SWELL.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ033-034-211430-
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 MON APR 21 2014

.TODAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING
MOSTLY NORTH AND DECREASING TO NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1 FOOT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS AROUND 1
FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10
KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$
















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