Marine Forecast GMZ870

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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL
807 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2024

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.


GMZ870-201315
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM
807 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2024

TONIGHT

West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.

SATURDAY

Northwest winds around 5 knots, becoming southwest in
the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less.

SATURDAY NIGHT

West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.

SUNDAY

Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.

SUNDAY NIGHT

West winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming northwest
after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 feet after
midnight. A chance of showers with a slight chance of
thunderstorms.

MONDAY

North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. A slight
chance of thunderstorms. A chance of showers, mainly in the
morning.

MONDAY NIGHT

North winds 10 to 15 knots, becoming northeast
after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY

Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots, diminishing to 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT

North winds around 10 knots, becoming northeast
after midnight. Seas around 2 feet.

WEDNESDAY

East winds around 10 knots, becoming north in the
afternoon. Seas around 2 feet in the morning, then 1 foot or
less.

Winds and seas higher in and near thunderstorms.



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