Marine Forecast GMZ870

Expires:202205161615;;079501
FZUS52 KTBW 160746
CWFTBW

Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
346 AM EDT Mon May 16 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.


GMZ870-161615
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM
346 AM EDT Mon May 16 2022

TODAY

West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

TONIGHT

West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

TUESDAY

West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT

West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

WEDNESDAY

West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT

West winds around 10 knots then becoming
southwest toward morning. Seas 2 feet or less.

THURSDAY

Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.

THURSDAY NIGHT

Southwest winds around 10 knots then becoming
south around 15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet.

FRIDAY

South winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight
chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of
thunderstorms in the afternoon.



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