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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
805 PM EST Wed Jan 19 2022

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. 


GMZ850-201015-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
805 PM EST Wed Jan 19 2022

.REST OF TONIGHT...West winds around 5 knots then becoming southeast
in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters smooth. 
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming south in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds around 5 knots increasing to around
10 knots late in the evening, then diminishing to around 5 knots
after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. A slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming north around
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. 
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay
and inland waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. 
.SUNDAY...North winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a moderate chop. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around
15 knots toward morning. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. 
.MONDAY...North winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots
in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a moderate chop. 

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