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CWFTBW

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. 


GMZ873-201730-
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM-
320 AM EST Sat Jan 20 2018

.TODAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.TONIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. 
.SUNDAY...East winds around 15 knots then becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming east
around 15 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet. 
.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Patchy sea
fog. A chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots then becoming north 5 to
10 knots late in the morning, then increasing to around 15 knots in
the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Patchy sea fog in the morning. A
slight chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots then becoming northeast
around 20 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds around 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 

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