Marine Forecast GMZ053

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Coastal Waters Forecast for the Florida Keys
National Weather Service Key West FL
428 PM EDT Wed Mar 29 2023

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
428 PM EDT Wed Mar 29 2023

TONIGHT

Northwest to north winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming
northeast and increasing to near 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Isolated showers.

THURSDAY

Northeast to east winds 10 to 15 knots, increasing to
15 to 20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Scattered
showers.

THURSDAY NIGHT

Northeast to east winds near 20 knots. Seas 3
to 5 feet, building to 5 to 6 feet. Isolated showers.

FRIDAY

East winds near 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Isolated
showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT

East to southeast winds near 20 knots, decreasing
to 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY

East to southeast winds near 15 knots, decreasing to 10
to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet, subsiding to 3 to 4 feet. Isolated
showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT

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

SUNDAY

East to southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3
feet. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY NIGHT

East winds 10 to 15 knots, increasing to near 15
knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

MONDAY

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

MONDAY NIGHT

East to southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet.




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