Marine Forecast GMZ052

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Coastal Waters Forecast for the Florida Keys
National Weather Service Key West FL
1021 AM EST Fri Mar 1 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.


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Straits of Florida from Ocean Reef to Craig Key out 20 NM
Straits of Florida from Craig Key to west end of Seven Mile
Bridge out 20 NM
Straits of Florida from west end of Seven Mile Bridge to south of
Halfmoon Shoal out 20 NM
Straits of Florida from Halfmoon Shoal to 20 NM west of Dry
Tortugas out 20 NM
Straits of Florida from Ocean Reef to Craig Key 20 to 60 NM out
Straits of Florida from Craig Key to west end of Seven Mile
Bridge 20 to 60 NM out
Straits of Florida from west end of Seven Mile Bridge to south of
Halfmoon Shoal 20 to 60 NM out
Straits of Florida from Halfmoon Shoal to 20 NM west of Dry
Tortugas 20 to 60 NM out
1021 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION UNTIL WINDS DECREASE

THIS AFTERNOON

East to southeast winds 15 to 20 knots,
decreasing to near 15 knots. Seas subsiding to 3 to 4 feet.
Isolated showers.

TONIGHT

East to southeast winds increasing to 15 to 20 knots.
Seas 4 to 5 feet. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY

Southeast winds near 15 knots, decreasing to 10 to 15
knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet, subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Isolated
showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT

East to southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 3 feet. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY

East to southeast winds near 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3
feet. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY NIGHT

Northeast to east winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Isolated showers.

MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT

East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4
feet. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY

East to southeast winds near 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4
feet. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY NIGHT

East to southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas
4 to 5 feet. Isolated showers.




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