Marine Forecast FZUS52 KTBW

FZUS52 KTBW 251903 CWFTBW

Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL 303 PM EDT Sun Oct 25 2020

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


GMZ800-260230- SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO SUWANNEE RIVER- 303 PM EDT Sun Oct 25 2020


SYNOPSIS
Generally east winds in place for the next few days with a trough of low pressure lifting over the state
As Tropical Storm Zeta moves into the Gulf of Mexico late Monday or Tuesday, swells from the storm will bring building seas into the coastal waters later Tuesday and Wednesday, with conditions approaching exercise caution levels
Otherwise, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms will create locally hazardous boating conditions each day
Mariners are encouraged to monitor forecasts from the National Hurricane Center for the latest information on Tropical Storm Zeta





GMZ830-260230- Tampa Bay waters- 303 PM EDT Sun Oct 25 2020


TONIGHT
North winds around 5 knots then becoming east around 10 knots in the late evening and overnight
Bay and inland waters a light chop

MONDAY
East winds around 10 knots
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms late in the afternoon

MONDAY NIGHT
East winds around 10 knots
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening

TUESDAY
Southeast winds around 10 knots
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds around 10 knots
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening

WEDNESDAY
South winds around 10 knots
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds around 10 knots
Bay and inland waters a light chop

THURSDAY
Southwest winds around 10 knots
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon

THURSDAY NIGHT
West winds around 10 knots
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms

FRIDAY
Northwest winds around 10 knots
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms





GMZ836-260230- Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound- 303 PM EDT Sun Oct 25 2020


TONIGHT
East winds around 10 knots
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A chance of showers early in the evening
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening

MONDAY
Southeast winds around 10 knots
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon
A chance of showers in the afternoon

MONDAY NIGHT
East winds around 10 knots
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening

TUESDAY
Southeast winds around 10 knots
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon

TUESDAY NIGHT
East winds around 10 knots
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening

WEDNESDAY
Southeast winds around 10 knots
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds around 10 knots
Bay and inland waters a light chop

THURSDAY
South winds around 10 knots
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon

THURSDAY NIGHT
South winds around 5 knots
Bay and inland waters smooth

FRIDAY
West winds around 5 knots then becoming northwest around 10 knots in the late morning and afternoon
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon





GMZ856-260230- Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM- 303 PM EDT Sun Oct 25 2020


TONIGHT
East winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 feet
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A chance of showers early in the evening
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening

MONDAY
Southeast winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 feet
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon
A chance of showers in the afternoon

MONDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds around 15 knots
Seas 2 to 3 feet
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop
A chance of showers in the evening
A slight chance of thunderstorms

TUESDAY
Southeast winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots late in the afternoon
Seas 2 to 4 feet
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms
A chance of showers in the afternoon

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around 15 knots in the late evening and overnight
Seas 3 to 5 feet
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening

WEDNESDAY
Southeast winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots late in the afternoon
Seas 3 to 5 feet
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around 15 knots in the late evening and early morning, then diminishing to 5 to 10 knots toward morning
Seas 2 to 4 feet
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop

THURSDAY
South winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 to 4 feet
Bay and inland waters a light chop

THURSDAY NIGHT
South winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest around 5 knots toward morning
Seas 2 to 3 feet
Bay and inland waters a light chop

FRIDAY
West winds around 10 knots then becoming northwest in the late morning and afternoon
Seas 2 feet
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms





GMZ876-260230- Waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 to 60 NM- 303 PM EDT Sun Oct 25 2020


TONIGHT
East winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 feet
A chance of showers early in the evening
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening

MONDAY
East winds around 15 knots
Seas 2 to 3 feet
A slight chance of thunderstorms
A chance of showers late in the afternoon

MONDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds around 15 knots
Seas 2 to 4 feet
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms

TUESDAY
Southeast winds around 15 knots
Seas 3 to 5 feet
A slight chance of thunderstorms
A chance of showers in the afternoon

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds around 15 knots
Seas 4 to 6 feet
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening

WEDNESDAY
Southeast winds around 15 knots
Seas 4 to 6 feet

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds around 15 knots
Seas 3 to 5 feet

THURSDAY
South winds around 10 knots
Seas 3 to 5 feet

THURSDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 to 3 feet
A slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight

FRIDAY
Northwest winds around 10 knots then becoming north in the late morning and afternoon
Seas 2 feet
A slight chance of thunderstorms





GMZ853-260230- Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM- 303 PM EDT Sun Oct 25 2020


TONIGHT
East winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 feet or less
Bay and inland waters a light chop

MONDAY
East winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 feet
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon
A chance of showers late in the afternoon

MONDAY NIGHT
East winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around 15 knots in the late evening and overnight
Seas 2 to 3 feet
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop
A chance of showers in the evening
A slight chance of thunderstorms

TUESDAY
Southeast winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon
Seas 2 to 4 feet
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms
A chance of showers in the afternoon

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around 15 knots after midnight
Seas 3 to 5 feet
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening

WEDNESDAY
Southeast winds around 15 knots then becoming south 5 to 10 knots late in the afternoon
Seas 3 to 5 feet
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around 15 knots after midnight
Seas 3 to 5 feet
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop

THURSDAY
South winds around 10 knots
Seas 3 to 5 feet
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon

THURSDAY NIGHT
West winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 to 3 feet
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms

FRIDAY
Northwest winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 to 3 feet
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms





GMZ873-260230- Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM- 303 PM EDT Sun Oct 25 2020


TONIGHT
East winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 feet

MONDAY
East winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 feet
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning
A slight chance of thunderstorms late in the afternoon

MONDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds around 15 knots
Seas 2 to 4 feet
A chance of showers in the evening
A slight chance of thunderstorms

TUESDAY
Southeast winds around 15 knots
Seas 3 to 5 feet
A slight chance of thunderstorms
A chance of showers in the afternoon

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds around 15 knots
Seas 5 to 7 feet
A chance of showers in the evening
A slight chance of thunderstorms

WEDNESDAY
Southeast winds around 15 knots
Seas 5 to 7 feet
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds around 15 knots
Seas 4 to 6 feet

THURSDAY
South winds around 15 knots
Seas 4 to 6 feet
A slight chance of thunderstorms

THURSDAY NIGHT
West winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 to 4 feet
A slight chance of thunderstorms
A chance of showers after midnight

FRIDAY
North winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 to 3 feet
A slight chance of thunderstorms





GMZ850-260230- Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM- 303 PM EDT Sun Oct 25 2020


TONIGHT
North winds around 10 knots then becoming east in the late evening and overnight
Seas 2 feet or less
Bay and inland waters a light chop

MONDAY
Northeast winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 feet or less
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms late in the afternoon

MONDAY NIGHT
East winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around 15 knots in the late evening and overnight
Seas 2 feet
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening

TUESDAY
East winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots in the late morning and afternoon
Seas 2 to 3 feet
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 to 4 feet
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A chance of showers in the evening
A slight chance of thunderstorms

WEDNESDAY
South winds around 10 knots
Seas 3 to 5 feet
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around 15 knots after midnight
Seas 3 to 5 feet
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening

THURSDAY
South winds around 15 knots then becoming southwest 5 to 10 knots late in the afternoon
Seas 3 to 5 feet
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop
A slight chance of thunderstorms

THURSDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming west around 15 knots in the late evening and early morning, then diminishing to 5 to 10 knots toward morning
Seas 2 to 3 feet
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms

FRIDAY
Northwest winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 to 3 feet
Bay and inland waters a light chop
A chance of showers in the morning
A slight chance of thunderstorms





GMZ870-260230- Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM- 303 PM EDT Sun Oct 25 2020


TONIGHT
Northeast winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 feet

MONDAY
Northeast winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 feet

MONDAY NIGHT
East winds around 15 knots
Seas 2 to 3 feet
A slight chance of thunderstorms

TUESDAY
Southeast winds around 15 knots then becoming east 5 to 10 knots late in the afternoon
Seas 2 to 4 feet
A slight chance of thunderstorms
A chance of showers in the afternoon

TUESDAY NIGHT
East winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming southeast around 15 knots in the late evening and overnight
Seas 4 to 6 feet
A chance of showers in the evening
A slight chance of thunderstorms

WEDNESDAY
Southeast winds around 15 knots
Seas 5 to 7 feet
A slight chance of thunderstorms

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
South winds around 15 knots
Seas 5 to 7 feet
A slight chance of thunderstorms

THURSDAY
Southwest winds around 15 knots
Seas 4 to 6 feet
A slight chance of thunderstorms

THURSDAY NIGHT
West winds around 15 knots then becoming northwest around 10 knots toward morning
Seas 2 to 4 feet
A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms

FRIDAY
Northwest winds around 10 knots
Seas 2 to 3 feet
A chance of showers in the morning
A slight chance of thunderstorms