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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. 


GMZ853-232130-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
1018 AM EDT Sat Mar 23 2019

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

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