Marine Forecast GMZ800

FZUS52 KTBW 291847

Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL
247 PM EDT Wed Mar 29 2023

Gulf coastal waters from Bonita Beach to the mouth of the
Suwannee River out to 60 NM.

Important notice to mariners: marine forecasts are issued at
least four times a day. Boaters on extended trips should
routinely monitor subsequent forecast issuances and updates for
the latest marine weather information.

The wave heights are forecast as significant wave height which is
the average of the highest one-third of the waves. The highest
waves may rarely be twice the significant wave height. The winds
and seas near thunderstorms may be higher than forecast.

Synopsis for the coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Suwannee River
247 PM EDT Wed Mar 29 2023


We are looking at pretty quiet boating conditions over the
next few days. A cold front is pushing through the state currently
which has shifted winds to a more north and northeast direction.
THis winds will shift more easterly and pick up to around 10 to 15
knots throughout Thursday and Friday. Winds will calm down and shift
more south on Saturday before shifting northerly once again on
Sunday as another dry and weak cold front pushes through the area.

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