Marine Forecast GMZ072

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Coastal Waters Forecast for the Florida Keys
National Weather Service Key West FL
432 PM EDT Sat Jun 15 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.


GMZ052-072-160245
Straits of Florida from Ocean Reef to Craig Key out 20 NM
Straits of Florida from Ocean Reef to Craig Key 20 to 60 NM out
432 PM EDT Sat Jun 15 2024

TONIGHT

East winds near 10 knots, increasing to near 15 knots.
Seas 1 to 2 feet, building to 2 to 4 feet. Wave Detail: Northeast
to east 3 feet at 4 seconds. Scattered showers and thunderstorms
early this evening, then isolated showers and thunderstorms late
this evening and overnight.

SUNDAY

East winds near 15 knots. Seas around 3 feet. Wave
Detail: East 2 feet at 4 seconds. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms.

SUNDAY NIGHT

Northeast to east winds near 15 knots. Seas
around 3 feet. Wave Detail: Northeast to east 3 feet at 5
seconds. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

MONDAY

Northeast to east winds near 15 knots, increasing to 15
to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet, occasionally to 5 feet. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms.

MONDAY NIGHT

East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet,
occasionally to 5 feet. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms.

TUESDAY

East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet,
occasionally to 6 feet. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms.

TUESDAY NIGHT

East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet,
occasionally to 7 feet. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms.

WEDNESDAY

East winds 15 to 20 knots, becoming northeast to east.
Seas 5 to 6 feet, occasionally to 7 feet. Scattered showers and
isolated thunderstorms.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT

Northeast to east winds 15 to 20 knots,
becoming east and decreasing to 10 to 15 knots after midnight.
Seas 4 to 6 feet, occasionally to 7 feet, subsiding to 3 to 5
feet, occasionally to 6 feet. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms.

THURSDAY

East to southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4
feet, occasionally to 5 feet. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms.

THURSDAY NIGHT

East to southeast winds near 15 knots. Seas 3
to 4 feet, occasionally to 5 feet. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms.




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