Marine Forecast GMZ043

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Coastal Waters Forecast for the Florida Keys
National Weather Service Key West FL
1001 PM EST Sun Jan 16 2022

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.


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Hawk Channel from Ocean Reef to Craig Key out to the reef
Hawk Channel from Craig Key to west end of Seven Mile Bridge out
to the reef
Hawk Channel from west end of Seven Mile Bridge to Halfmoon Shoal
out to the reef
1001 PM EST Sun Jan 16 2022

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT

OVERNIGHT

West to northwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to
7 feet, except 7 to 9 feet west of Cosgrove Shoal Light.
Nearshore waters very rough. Isolated showers, then isolated
sprinkles after midnight.

MONDAY

Northwest winds near 15 knots. Seas 2 to 5 feet, except
6 to 8 feet west of Cosgrove Shoal Light. Nearshore waters a
moderate chop. Isolated sprinkles in the morning.

MONDAY NIGHT

Northwest to north winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 4 feet, except 4 to 6 feet west of Cosgrove Shoal Light.
Nearshore waters a light to moderate chop.

TUESDAY

Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Nearshore waters a light to moderate chop.

TUESDAY NIGHT

Northeast to east winds near 10 knots. Seas 1 to
3 feet. Nearshore waters a light chop.

WEDNESDAY

East winds near 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Nearshore waters a light chop.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT

Northeast to east winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
1 to 2 feet. Nearshore waters smooth to a light chop.

THURSDAY

Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Nearshore waters smooth to a light chop. Isolated showers.

THURSDAY NIGHT

Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around
1 foot. Nearshore waters smooth to a light chop. Isolated
showers.

FRIDAY

North winds near 5 knots becoming west to northwest.
Seas around 1 foot. Nearshore waters smooth to a light chop.
Isolated showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT

Northwest to north winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas
1 to 3 feet. Nearshore waters choppy. Isolated showers.




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