NOUS41 KWBC 181455



Public Information Notice, Comment Request

National Weather Service Headquarters Washington, DC

1055 AM EST Wed Nov 18 2015


TO:      Subscribers:

         -Family of Services

         -NOAA Weather Wire Service

         -Emergency Managers Weather Information Network


         Other NWS partners, users and employees


FROM:    Michelle Hawkins

         Acting Chief, Marine, Tropical, and Tsunami

          Services Branch


SUBJECT: Soliciting Comments on the Gulf Stream Forecast Web

         Page until December 30, 2016


The NWS is seeking comments until December 30, 2016, on the

Experimental Gulf Stream Forecast Webpage from the NWS Weather

Forecast Office (WFO) Miami, FL:


WFO Miami will display the graphs daily. The graphs will show

the Gulf Stream current, significant wave height, wind speed,

and peak wind direction at 3 hourly time periods for locations

along the Atlantic side of south Florida. 


More detailed information is available in the product

Description Document (PDD) on line at:


Please provide comments by December 30, 2016 at:


During this comment period, the NWS will consider expanding the

scope of this service to other Gulf Stream locales and beyond

Gulf Stream locales.  At the end of the comment period the NWS

will make a decision whether to transition to operational,

extend the comment period, or to discontinue the product.  


For more information, please contact:


  Pablo Santos

  Meteorologist in Charge

  Miami, FL 33165



National Public Information Statements are online at: