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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
1018 AM EDT Sat Mar 23 2019

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. 


GMZ850-232130-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
1018 AM EDT Sat Mar 23 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming
north around 5 knots early in the afternoon, then becoming northwest
around 10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. 
.TONIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming east around
15 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop. 
.SUNDAY...East winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest around
5 knots early in the afternoon, then then becoming northwest late in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming north
late in the evening, then then becoming east after midnight. Seas
2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth. 
.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. 
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 15 knots then becoming
northeast in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to around
20 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland
waters choppy. 

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