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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
325 AM EDT Mon Aug 26 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 updated 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. 


GMZ850-261615-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
325 AM EDT Mon Aug 26 2019



.TODAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming southwest
around 5 knots early in the afternoon, then then becoming west
around 10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms early in the
morning. Scattered thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms early in the
evening. Isolated thunderstorms after midnight. 
.TUESDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms. Numerous
showers late in the morning. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 15 knots then becoming
north 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a moderate chop. Isolated thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland
waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots then becoming east
in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms in the evening,
then isolated thunderstorms after midnight. 
.FRIDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms. Numerous
showers in the afternoon. 

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