Marine Forecast GMZ031

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Coastal Waters Forecast for the Florida Keys
National Weather Service Key West FL
1027 AM EDT Sat Jul 20 2024

Florida Bay, Hawk Channel and Straits of Florida from Ocean Reef
to south of Dry Tortugas, and the extreme southeastern Gulf of
Mexico, including The Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary

Seas are given as significant wave height, which is the average
height of the highest 1/3 of the waves. Individual waves may be
more than twice the significant wave height.

Wave Detail will include details about the period and direction
of origin for the highest energy waves. Long-period swells coming
from a different direction than the wind would be included in the
Wave Detail.


GMZ031-202030
Florida Bay including Barnes Sound, Blackwater Sound, and
Buttonwood Sound
1027 AM EDT Sat Jul 20 2024

THIS AFTERNOON

East to southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay
waters a light to moderate chop. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms.

TONIGHT

East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a light to
moderate chop. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

SUNDAY

East to southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters a
light to moderate chop. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the
morning, then scattered showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.

SUNDAY NIGHT

East to southeast winds 10 to 15 knots, becoming
southeast near 10 knots after midnight. Bay waters a light to
moderate chop, becoming a light chop. Numerous showers and
scattered thunderstorms.

MONDAY

East to southeast winds near 10 knots. Bay waters a
light chop. Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms.

MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY

East to southeast winds 10 to 15
knots. Bay waters a light to moderate chop. Scattered showers and
isolated thunderstorms.

TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT

East winds 10 to 15
knots. Bay waters a light to moderate chop. Scattered showers and
isolated thunderstorms.




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