Marine Forecast GMZ853

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FZUS52 KTBW 170759
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL
359 AM EDT Wed Aug 17 2022

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.


GMZ853-172015
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM
359 AM EDT Wed Aug 17 2022

TODAY

West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and
inland waters light chop. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

TONIGHT

West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and
inland waters light chop. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

THURSDAY

West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay
and inland waters light chop. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms.

THURSDAY NIGHT

Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or
less. Bay and inland waters light chop. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms, mainly in the evening.

FRIDAY

Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay
and inland waters light chop. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT

West winds around 5 knots, becoming south after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening.

SATURDAY

Southeast winds around 5 knots, becoming northwest in
the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered
showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

SATURDAY NIGHT

North winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming east after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and inland waters light chop.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly in the evening.

SUNDAY

East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Bay and
inland waters light chop. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in
the morning, then scattered showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.

Winds and seas higher in and near thunderstorms.




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