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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
320 AM EST Sat Jan 20 2018

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. 


GMZ853-201730-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
320 AM EST Sat Jan 20 2018

.TODAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. 
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. 
.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming south late
in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters smooth. Patchy sea fog. A chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming northeast
late in the morning, then becoming north around 10 knots in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Patchy
sea fog in the morning. A slight chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop. 

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