Marine Forecast GMZ853

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FZUS52 KTBW 170024
CWFTBW

Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
824 PM EDT Sat Oct 16 2021

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 updated 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.


GMZ853-170930
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM
824 PM EDT Sat Oct 16 2021

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION

REST OF TONIGHT

Northwest winds around 15 knots becoming north 15
to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Bay and inland waters
choppy. A slight chance of thunderstorms.

SUNDAY

North winds around 20 knots diminishing to 15 to 20 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Bay and inland waters choppy.

SUNDAY NIGHT and MONDAY

Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2
to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.

MONDAY NIGHT through Thursday

East winds 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3
feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A chance of
thunderstorms Thursday.




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