Synopsis For The Suwannee River To Destin Out To 60 Nm
Fairly low winds and seas will persist into Friday, when offshore winds will increase in the wake of a surface cold front late Friday night into Saturday. Seas will eventually build as well in the offshore legs. Cautionary wind speeds can be expected Friday night. By Sunday into the Memorial Day...a return to light winds and light seas is expected.
Forecast as of 9:38 PM EDT on May 22, 2013
Waters From Apalachicola To Destin Fl From 20 To 60 Nm-
Waters From Suwannee River To Apalachicola Fl From 20 To 60 Nm-
West wind around 5 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
Northwest wind 5 to 10 knots becoming west around 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot.
Northwest wind around 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
North wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast around 20 knots in the late evening. Seas building to 3 to 4 feet after midnight.
East wind around 15 knots becoming northeast 5 to 10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots becoming east around 15 knots in the late evening. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Sunday Through Memorial Day
East wind around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Marine links for Atlantic coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Ocean Reef out to 60 nm and Gulf coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee out 20 nm and Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach out 60 nm...including the waters of Biscayne Bay and Lake Okeechobee.
Marine links for Atlantic waters from Ocean Reef to 20 nm west of Dry Tortugas out 60 nm...Florida Bay...Gulf waters from 20 nm to 60 nm west of Chokoloskee to 20 nm west of Dry Tortugas...including the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary