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Coastal Waters Forecast for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
356 AM EDT Mon Aug 26 2019

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.

Seas are provided as a range of the average height of the highest 1/3
of the waves...along with the occasional height of the average highest
10 percent of the waves. 

Synopsis for Jupiter Inlet to Ocean Reef FL out to 60 nm and for East
Cape Sable to Bonita Beach FL out to 60 nm-
356 AM EDT Mon Aug 26 2019

A weak boundary draped across the area will keep the potential
for showers and thunderstorms in the forecast for the next
several days. A ridge of high pressure is forecast to build over
the Gulf of Mexico late tomorrow, shifting the wind to the
northwest across the area through Wednesday evening. Seas are
forecast to run 1 to 3 feet, with the exception of 4 to 5 feet on
Tuesday and Wednesday off the Palm Beach coast, due to a swell
form a low pressure system sitting off the Carolina coast.


The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Aug 24, 2019 at 1200 UTC...

  6 nautical miles east southeast of Fowey Rocks.
 13 nautical miles east southeast of Port Everglades.
 12 nautical miles east southeast of Lake Worth.
 11 nautical miles east northeast of Jupiter Inlet.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.