Marine Forecast GMZ873

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FZUS52 KTBW 170019
CWFTBW

Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
719 PM EST Sun Jan 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.


GMZ873-171030
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM
719 PM EST Sun Jan 16 2022

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON

REST OF TONIGHT

West winds around 30 knots then becoming
northwest 20 to 25 knots after midnight. Seas 13 to 15 feet with
occasional seas to 19 feet.

MONDAY

Northwest winds around 20 knots. Seas 9 to 11 feet with
occasional seas to 14 feet.

MONDAY NIGHT

Northwest winds around 15 knots then becoming north
around 10 knots toward morning. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional
seas to 9 feet.

TUESDAY

Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with
occasional seas to 5 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT

Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming east
after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

WEDNESDAY

Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT

South winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.

THURSDAY

South winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest late
in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less.

THURSDAY NIGHT

West winds around 10 knots then becoming north
toward morning. Seas 2 feet. A slight chance of showers after
midnight.

FRIDAY

Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming northwest
around 15 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
A slight chance of showers.




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