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FZUS52 KTBW 060243
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
943 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-061030-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
943 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS...
RESIDUAL SEAS WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS
OVERNIGHT. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFF THE EAST
COAST OF FLORIDA SATURDAY NIGHT AND MOVE RAPIDLY NORTHEAST OVER
THE OPEN ATLANTIC ON SUNDAY. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE BACK
ABOVE ADVISORY LEVELS IN THE WAKE OF THIS SYSTEM SATURDAY NIGHT
INTO SUNDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS ON
MONDAY...HOWEVER VERY LITTLE SHOWER ACTIVITY IF ANY WILL BE
ASSOCIATED WITH THE COLD FRONT. WINDS AGAIN WILL LIKELY INCREASE
ABOVE ADVISORY LEVELS LATE MONDAY AND PERSIST THROUGH TUESDAY.

$$

GMZ830-061030-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
943 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ836-061030-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
943 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 10
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO
CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND
10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ856-061030-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
943 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST
SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7
FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ876-061030-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
943 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST
SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8
FEET...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET LATE
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO AROUND
10 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.

$$

GMZ853-061030-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
943 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST
SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7
FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
TO MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ873-061030-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
943 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST
SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10
FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10
TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.

$$

GMZ850-061030-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
943 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION OVERNIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6
FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ870-061030-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
943 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION OVERNIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6
FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO
AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.

$$





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FZUS52 KTBW 051957
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
257 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-060545-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
257 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS...WINDS WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS
TONIGHT OVER THE COASTAL WATERS...HOWEVER HAZARDOUS SEAS WILL
PERSIST THROUGH MUCH OF THE NIGHT. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL
DEVELOP OFF THE EAST COAST OF FLORIDA SATURDAY NIGHT AND WILL MOVE
RAPIDLY NORTHEAST OVER THE OPEN ATLANTIC ON SUNDAY. WINDS ARE
EXPECTED TO INCREASE BACK ABOVE ADVISORY LEVELS IN THE WAKE OF
THIS SYSTEM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...WITH WINDS AND SEAS
SUBSIDING LATE SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS ON MONDAY...HOWEVER VERY LITTLE SHOWER
ACTIVITY IF ANY WILL BE ASSOCIATED WITH THE COLD FRONT. WINDS
AGAIN WILL LIKELY INCREASE ABOVE ADVISORY LEVELS LATE MONDAY AND
PERSIST THROUGH TUESDAY.


$$

GMZ830-060545-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
257 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ836-060545-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
257 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ856-060545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
257 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST
THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ876-060545-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
257 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST
THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.

$$

GMZ853-060545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
257 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST
THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ873-060545-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
257 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST
THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.

$$

GMZ850-060545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
257 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST
THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ870-060545-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
257 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST
THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.

$$





000
FZUS52 KTBW 051515
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1015 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-052215-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
1015 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE IS BUILDING OVER THE WATERS WITH STRONG
GUSTY NORTH WINDS CREATING HAZARDOUS SEAS. THE GRADIENT WILL
GRADUALLY WEAKEN TODAY AND TONIGHT WITH WINDS LOWERING BELOW
ADVISORY LEVELS BY THIS EVENING...HOWEVER SEAS WILL LIKELY REMAIN
ELEVATED OVERNIGHT.  AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFF THE
EAST COAST OF FLORIDA SATURDAY NIGHT AND WILL MOVE RAPIDLY
NORTHEAST OVER THE OPEN ATLANTIC ON SUNDAY. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO
INCREASE BACK ABOVE ADVISORY LEVELS IN THE WAKE OF THIS SYSTEM
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...WITH WINDS AND SEAS SUBSIDING
LATE SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS
THE WATERS ON MONDAY...HOWEVER VERY LITTLE SHOWER ACTIVITY IF ANY
WILL BE ASSOCIATED WITH THE COLD FRONT. WINDS AGAIN WILL LIKELY
INCREASE ABOVE ADVISORY LEVELS LATE MONDAY AND PERSIST THROUGH
TUESDAY.

$$

GMZ830-052215-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
1015 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION TODAY...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ836-052215-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
1015 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION TODAY...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ856-052215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
1015 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ876-052215-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1015 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 11 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.

$$

GMZ853-052215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
1015 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS DECREASING TO 4 TO
6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ873-052215-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1015 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 11 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ850-052215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
1015 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ870-052215-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1015 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$





000
FZUS52 KTBW 050858
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-051800-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS...INCREASING WINDS AND SEAS WILL PRODUCE VERY HAZARDOUS
BOATING CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS TODAY. AN AREA OF
LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFF THE EAST COAST OF FLORIDA SATURDAY
NIGHT AND WILL MOVE RAPIDLY NORTHEAST OVER THE OPEN ATLANTIC ON
SUNDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS ON
MONDAY...HOWEVER VERY LITTLE SHOWER ACTIVITY IF ANY WILL BE
ASSOCIATED WITH THE COLD FRONT.


$$

GMZ830-051800-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ836-051800-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 15
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ856-051800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ876-051800-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS AROUND 35 KNOTS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.

$$

GMZ853-051800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS DECREASING TO 3 TO
5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ873-051800-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS
DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11
FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ850-051800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ870-051800-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$





000
FZUS52 KTBW 050858
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-051800-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS...INCREASING WINDS AND SEAS WILL PRODUCE VERY HAZARDOUS
BOATING CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS TODAY. AN AREA OF
LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFF THE EAST COAST OF FLORIDA SATURDAY
NIGHT AND WILL MOVE RAPIDLY NORTHEAST OVER THE OPEN ATLANTIC ON
SUNDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS ON
MONDAY...HOWEVER VERY LITTLE SHOWER ACTIVITY IF ANY WILL BE
ASSOCIATED WITH THE COLD FRONT.


$$

GMZ830-051800-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ836-051800-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 15
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ856-051800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ876-051800-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS AROUND 35 KNOTS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.

$$

GMZ853-051800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS DECREASING TO 3 TO
5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ873-051800-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS
DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11
FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ850-051800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ870-051800-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
358 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$




000
FZUS52 KTBW 050502
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1202 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-050630-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
1202 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SOUTH OF THE WATERS TONIGHT.
WINDS WILL BE NORTHWEST TO NORTH AND INCREASE TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
WAND GUSTY. THE INCREASING WINDS AND SEAS WILL PRODUCE VERY
HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS. ISOLATED SHOWERS
WILL MOVE OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT. SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD OVER THE WATERS THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY. AN AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFF THE EAST COAST OF FLORIDA SATURDAY NIGHT
AND WILL MOVE RAPIDLY NORTHEAST OVER THE OPEN ATLANTIC ON SUNDAY.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS ON MONDAY...HOWEVER
VERY LITTLE SHOWER ACTIVITY IF ANY WILL BE ASSOCIATED WITH THE
COLD FRONT.


$$

GMZ830-050630-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
1202 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST FRIDAY...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS ROUGH. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

$$

GMZ836-050630-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
1202 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST FRIDAY...

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ856-050630-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
1202 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ876-050630-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1202 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO
9 TO 11 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ853-050630-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
1202 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ873-050630-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1202 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET BUILDING TO
9 TO 11 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

$$

GMZ850-050630-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
1202 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ870-050630-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1202 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$





000
FZUS52 KTBW 042004
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
304 PM EST THU FEB 4 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-050545-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
304 PM EST THU FEB 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS
THE REMAINDER OF THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...AND WILL PUSH SOUTH
OF THE WATERS TONIGHT. SOUTH WINDS AHEAD OF THE FRONT WILL SHIFT
TO THE NORTHWEST AND NORTH AND INCREASE TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH
A FEW GUSTS TO GALE FORCE POSSIBLE. THE INCREASING WINDS AND SEAS
WILL PRODUCE VERY HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT
OPERATORS. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL
ACCOMPANY THE FRONT AS IT MOVES SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE REGION
THROUGH EARLY TONIGHT. SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE
WATERS IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT LATE TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY
SATURDAY. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFF THE EAST COAST
OF FLORIDA SATURDAY NIGHT AND WILL MOVE RAPIDLY NORTHEAST OVER THE
OPEN ATLANTIC ON SUNDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
WATERS ON MONDAY...HOWEVER VERY LITTLE SHOWER ACTIVITY IF ANY WILL
BE ASSOCIATED WITH THE COLD FRONT.



$$

GMZ830-050545-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
304 PM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ836-050545-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
304 PM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ856-050545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
304 PM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ876-050545-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
304 PM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO
9 TO 11 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET BUILDING TO
5 TO 7 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET.

$$

GMZ853-050545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
304 PM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS ROUGH. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH.

$$

GMZ873-050545-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
304 PM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING
TO 9 TO 11 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET.

$$

GMZ850-050545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
304 PM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS ROUGH. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH.

$$

GMZ870-050545-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
304 PM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET.

$$





000
FZUS52 KTBW 041517
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1017 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-042230-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
1017 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS TODAY
AND WILL PUSH SOUTH OF THE WATERS TONIGHT. SOUTH WINDS AHEAD OF
THE FRONT WILL SHIFT TO THE NORTHWEST AND NORTH AND INCREASE TO 20
TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE. THE INCREASING WINDS AND
SEAS WILL PRODUCE VERY HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS FOR SMALL
CRAFT OPERATORS. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL
ACCOMPANY THE FRONT AS IT MOVES SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE REGION
THROUGH EARLY TONIGHT. SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE
WATERS IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT LATE TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY
SATURDAY. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFF THE EAST
COAST OF FLORIDA SATURDAY NIGHT AND WILL MOVE RAPIDLY NORTHEAST
OVER THE OPEN ATLANTIC ON SUNDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE WATERS ON MONDAY...HOWEVER VERY LITTLE SHOWER
ACTIVITY IF ANY WILL BE ASSOCIATED WITH THE COLD FRONT.


$$

GMZ830-042230-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
1017 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP
TO 25 KNOTS AT THE MOUTH OF THE BAY. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST IN
THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ836-042230-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
1017 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP
TO 25 KNOTS AT THE ENTRANCE TO THE HARBOR...BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ856-042230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
1017 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS BECOMING ROUGH. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8
FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ876-042230-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1017 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP
TO GALE FORCE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE
BECOMING NORTHEAST AND DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6
FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ853-042230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
1017 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING
TO 7 TO 9 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS BECOMING ROUGH. SHOWERS AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5
TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ873-042230-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1017 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS LATE IN THE DAY.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE
DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9
FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AND DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6
FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ850-042230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
1017 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST
AROUND 20 KNOTS LATE IN THE DAY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25
KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
BECOMING ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5
TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ870-042230-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1017 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS LATE IN THE DAY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE
DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9
FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AND DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5
FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5
FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$





000
FZUS52 KTBW 040937
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
437 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-041530-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
437 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH THROUGH THE COASTAL
WATER TODAY AND SOUTH OF THE WATERS TONIGHT. SOUTH WINDS AHEAD
OF THE FRONT WILL SHIFT TO THE NORTHWEST AND NORTH AND INCREASE
TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE. THE INCREASING
WINDS AND SEAS WILL PRODUCE VERY HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS FOR
SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS
WILL ACCOMPANY THE FRONT AS IT MOVES SOUTH THROUGH THE REGION
THROUGH EARLY TONIGHT. SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN NORTH
OF THE WATERS LATE TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY. AN AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST FLORIDA COAST SATURDAY
NIGHT WITH THIS LOW MOVING RAPIDLY NORTHEAST OVER THE OPEN
ATLANTIC ON SUNDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH THROUGH
THE WATERS ON MONDAY.

$$

GMZ830-041530-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
437 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH AND
INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP
TO 25 KNOTS AT THE MOUTH OF THE BAY. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST IN
THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ836-041530-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
437 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH AND
INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP
TO 25 KNOTS AT THE ENTRANCE TO THE HARBOR...BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ856-041530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
437 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH AND
INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS BECOMING ROUGH. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8
FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ876-041530-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
437 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP
TO GALE FORCE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE
BECOMING NORTHEAST AND DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6
FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ853-041530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
437 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH AND
INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING
TO 7 TO 9 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS BECOMING ROUGH. SHOWERS AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5
TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ873-041530-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
437 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AND INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE
DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9
FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AND DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6
FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ850-041530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
437 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25
KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
BECOMING ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5
TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ870-041530-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
437 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE
DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9
FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AND DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5
FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5
FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$





000
FZUS52 KTBW 040027
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-041100-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE OFF THE FLORIDA EAST COAST SHIFTS
FURTHER INTO THE ATLANTIC OVERNIGHT...AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES
AND ENTERS THE EASTERN GULF OF MEXICO FROM THE WEST. THIS FRONT
WILL CROSS THE EASTERN GULF DURING THE DAYLIGHT HOURS
THURSDAY...AND BE EAST OF THE FORECAST WATERS BY THURSDAY NIGHT.
PATCHY SEA FOG REMAINS POSSIBLE AHEAD OF THIS FRONT THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...HOWEVER WIDESPREAD DENSE SEA FOG IS NO
LONGER EXPECTED. A BAND OF SHOWERS AND EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS IS
LIKELY TO SLOWLY CROSS THE AREA OVERNIGHT INTO THURSDAY...BEFORE
EXITING TO THE EAST WITH THE FRONT THURSDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL
SHIFT NORTH AND NORTHWEST BEHIND THE FRONT AND QUICKLY INCREASE TO
ADVISORY LEVELS THURSDAY EVENING ACROSS BOTH THE NEAR SHORE AND
OFFSHORE MARINE ZONES. TAMPA BAY AND CHARLOTTE HARBOR ARE
CURRENTLY FORECAST TO REACH CAUTIONARY LEVEL WINDS...HOWEVER
ADVISORIES MAY BECOME NECESSARY FOR THESE ZONES AS WELL AS THE
EVENT GETS CLOSER. ADVISORY LEVEL WINDS AND SEAS WILL LIKELY
LINGER INTO FRIDAY.

$$

GMZ830-041100-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS
POSSIBLE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ENDING IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO
CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

$$

GMZ836-041100-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE IN
THE DAY. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS...ENDING LATE IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15
KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10
TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ856-041100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE IN THE DAY. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS...ENDING LATE IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ876-041100-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ENDING IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ853-041100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY TO ROUGH. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS ENDING IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ873-041100-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SHOWERS
LIKELY. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ENDING IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ850-041100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY
IN THE EVENING...THEN ENDING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO
AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ870-041100-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. PATCHY
SEA FOG. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
DAY...THEN ENDING. PATCHY SEA FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$





000
FZUS52 KTBW 040027
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-041100-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE OFF THE FLORIDA EAST COAST SHIFTS
FURTHER INTO THE ATLANTIC OVERNIGHT...AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES
AND ENTERS THE EASTERN GULF OF MEXICO FROM THE WEST. THIS FRONT
WILL CROSS THE EASTERN GULF DURING THE DAYLIGHT HOURS
THURSDAY...AND BE EAST OF THE FORECAST WATERS BY THURSDAY NIGHT.
PATCHY SEA FOG REMAINS POSSIBLE AHEAD OF THIS FRONT THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...HOWEVER WIDESPREAD DENSE SEA FOG IS NO
LONGER EXPECTED. A BAND OF SHOWERS AND EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS IS
LIKELY TO SLOWLY CROSS THE AREA OVERNIGHT INTO THURSDAY...BEFORE
EXITING TO THE EAST WITH THE FRONT THURSDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL
SHIFT NORTH AND NORTHWEST BEHIND THE FRONT AND QUICKLY INCREASE TO
ADVISORY LEVELS THURSDAY EVENING ACROSS BOTH THE NEAR SHORE AND
OFFSHORE MARINE ZONES. TAMPA BAY AND CHARLOTTE HARBOR ARE
CURRENTLY FORECAST TO REACH CAUTIONARY LEVEL WINDS...HOWEVER
ADVISORIES MAY BECOME NECESSARY FOR THESE ZONES AS WELL AS THE
EVENT GETS CLOSER. ADVISORY LEVEL WINDS AND SEAS WILL LIKELY
LINGER INTO FRIDAY.

$$

GMZ830-041100-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS
POSSIBLE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ENDING IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO
CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

$$

GMZ836-041100-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE IN
THE DAY. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS...ENDING LATE IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15
KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10
TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ856-041100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE IN THE DAY. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS...ENDING LATE IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ876-041100-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ENDING IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ853-041100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY TO ROUGH. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS ENDING IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ873-041100-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SHOWERS
LIKELY. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ENDING IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ850-041100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY
IN THE EVENING...THEN ENDING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO
AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ870-041100-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. PATCHY
SEA FOG. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
DAY...THEN ENDING. PATCHY SEA FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$





000
FZUS52 KTBW 040027
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-041100-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE OFF THE FLORIDA EAST COAST SHIFTS
FURTHER INTO THE ATLANTIC OVERNIGHT...AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES
AND ENTERS THE EASTERN GULF OF MEXICO FROM THE WEST. THIS FRONT
WILL CROSS THE EASTERN GULF DURING THE DAYLIGHT HOURS
THURSDAY...AND BE EAST OF THE FORECAST WATERS BY THURSDAY NIGHT.
PATCHY SEA FOG REMAINS POSSIBLE AHEAD OF THIS FRONT THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...HOWEVER WIDESPREAD DENSE SEA FOG IS NO
LONGER EXPECTED. A BAND OF SHOWERS AND EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS IS
LIKELY TO SLOWLY CROSS THE AREA OVERNIGHT INTO THURSDAY...BEFORE
EXITING TO THE EAST WITH THE FRONT THURSDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL
SHIFT NORTH AND NORTHWEST BEHIND THE FRONT AND QUICKLY INCREASE TO
ADVISORY LEVELS THURSDAY EVENING ACROSS BOTH THE NEAR SHORE AND
OFFSHORE MARINE ZONES. TAMPA BAY AND CHARLOTTE HARBOR ARE
CURRENTLY FORECAST TO REACH CAUTIONARY LEVEL WINDS...HOWEVER
ADVISORIES MAY BECOME NECESSARY FOR THESE ZONES AS WELL AS THE
EVENT GETS CLOSER. ADVISORY LEVEL WINDS AND SEAS WILL LIKELY
LINGER INTO FRIDAY.

$$

GMZ830-041100-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS
POSSIBLE. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ENDING IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO
CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

$$

GMZ836-041100-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE IN
THE DAY. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS...ENDING LATE IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15
KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10
TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ856-041100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE IN THE DAY. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS...ENDING LATE IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ876-041100-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ENDING IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ853-041100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY TO ROUGH. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS ENDING IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ873-041100-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SHOWERS
LIKELY. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ENDING IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ850-041100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY
IN THE EVENING...THEN ENDING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP TO CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO
AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ870-041100-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
727 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. PATCHY
SEA FOG. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
DAY...THEN ENDING. PATCHY SEA FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$




000
FZUS52 KTBW 032024
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
324 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-040330-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
324 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS...RAIN CHANCES WILL BE INCREASING FROM THE NORTH
TONIGHT AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES AND THEN BRIEFLY STALLS ACROSS
NORTHERN FLORIDA. SOME PATCHY SEA FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE AHEAD OF
THIS FRONT. THE FRONT WILL THEN MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS THURSDAY
INTO THURSDAY NIGHT...BRINGING WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE WATERS. NORTH WINDS BEHIND THE FRONT WILL
INCREASE TO 20-25 KNOTS THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...CREATING
HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS.

$$

GMZ830-040330-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
324 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
AROUND 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A MODERATE CHOP. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

$$

GMZ836-040330-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
324 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
AROUND 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH IN
THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ856-040330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
324 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ876-040330-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
324 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ853-040330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
324 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS ROUGH. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ873-040330-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
324 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ850-040330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
324 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.

$$

GMZ870-040330-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
324 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. PATCHY SEA
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$





000
FZUS52 KTBW 031530
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-032130-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS... A SMALL AREA OF SEA FOG LINGERS OVER THE OFFSHORE
CENTRAL AND NORTHERN WATERS THIS MORNING. RAIN CHANCES WILL BE
INCREASING IN THIS AREA THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS
THOUGH AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES AND THEN BRIEFLY STALLS ACROSS
NORTHERN FLORIDA. THE FRONT WILL THEN MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS
THURSDAY...BRINGING WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS.
NORTH WINDS BEHIND THE FRONT WILL INCREASE TO 20-25 KNOTS THURSDAY
NIGHT AND FRIDAY...CREATING HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS.

$$

GMZ830-032130-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA
FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ836-032130-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH IN
THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ856-032130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ876-032130-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
AREAS OF SEA FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PATCHY SEA FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
6 TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ853-032130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG AWAY FROM THE COAST.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ873-032130-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
PATCHY SEA FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. AREAS
OF SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PATCHY SEA FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ850-032130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS
THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ870-032130-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. PATCHY SEA FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. AREAS OF SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. PATCHY SEA FOG. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$





000
FZUS52 KTBW 031530
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-032130-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS... A SMALL AREA OF SEA FOG LINGERS OVER THE OFFSHORE
CENTRAL AND NORTHERN WATERS THIS MORNING. RAIN CHANCES WILL BE
INCREASING IN THIS AREA THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS
THOUGH AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES AND THEN BRIEFLY STALLS ACROSS
NORTHERN FLORIDA. THE FRONT WILL THEN MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS
THURSDAY...BRINGING WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS.
NORTH WINDS BEHIND THE FRONT WILL INCREASE TO 20-25 KNOTS THURSDAY
NIGHT AND FRIDAY...CREATING HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS.

$$

GMZ830-032130-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA
FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ836-032130-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH IN
THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ856-032130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ876-032130-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
AREAS OF SEA FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PATCHY SEA FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
6 TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ853-032130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG AWAY FROM THE COAST.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ873-032130-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
PATCHY SEA FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. AREAS
OF SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PATCHY SEA FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ850-032130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS
THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ870-032130-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. PATCHY SEA FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. AREAS OF SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. PATCHY SEA FOG. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$




000
FZUS52 KTBW 031530
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-032130-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS... A SMALL AREA OF SEA FOG LINGERS OVER THE OFFSHORE
CENTRAL AND NORTHERN WATERS THIS MORNING. RAIN CHANCES WILL BE
INCREASING IN THIS AREA THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS
THOUGH AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES AND THEN BRIEFLY STALLS ACROSS
NORTHERN FLORIDA. THE FRONT WILL THEN MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS
THURSDAY...BRINGING WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS.
NORTH WINDS BEHIND THE FRONT WILL INCREASE TO 20-25 KNOTS THURSDAY
NIGHT AND FRIDAY...CREATING HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS.

$$

GMZ830-032130-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA
FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ836-032130-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH IN
THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ856-032130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ876-032130-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
AREAS OF SEA FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PATCHY SEA FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
6 TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ853-032130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG AWAY FROM THE COAST.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ873-032130-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
PATCHY SEA FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. AREAS
OF SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PATCHY SEA FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ850-032130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS
THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ870-032130-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1030 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. PATCHY SEA FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. AREAS OF SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. PATCHY SEA FOG. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$





000
FZUS52 KTBW 030921
CWFTBW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
421 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO THE MOUTH OF THE
SUWANNEE RIVER OUT TO 60 NM.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES.
THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

GMZ800-031730-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER-
421 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS...SEA FOG THAT WAS IN PLACE YESTERDAY HAS MOVED OUT OF
THE AREA...BUT MAY STILL REFORM THROUGH THE REST OF THE MORNING. A
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS THURSDAY...BRINGING
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS. NORTH WINDS BEHIND THE
FRONT WILL INCREASE TO 20-25 KNOTS THURSDAY NIGHT AND
FRIDAY...CREATING HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS.

$$

GMZ830-031730-
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
421 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA
FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ836-031730-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
421 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH IN
THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ856-031730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
421 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ876-031730-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
421 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. AREAS OF
SEA FOG.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. AREAS
OF SEA FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PATCHY SEA FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS THEN BECOMING
NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
6 TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ853-031730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
421 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
ROUGH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ873-031730-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
421 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. AREAS OF
SEA FOG.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. AREAS
OF SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PATCHY SEA FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ850-031730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
421 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP. AREAS OF SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. PATCHY SEA FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. BAY
AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS
THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. BAY AND INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. BAY AND
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ870-031730-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
421 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. AREAS OF
SEA FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. AREAS OF SEA FOG. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTH AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. PATCHY SEA FOG. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$





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