Marine Forecast GMZ873

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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.


GMZ873-170930
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM
824 PM EDT Sat Oct 16 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING

REST OF TONIGHT

Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots then becoming
north around 20 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A slight
chance of thunderstorms. A chance of showers in the late evening and
overnight.

SUNDAY

North winds around 20 knots diminishing to 15 to 20 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT and MONDAY

Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2
to 4 feet.

MONDAY NIGHT through Thursday

East winds 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3
feet. A slight chance of showers Thursday.




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