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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
216 PM EST Tue Nov 24 2020

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. 


GMZ853-250530-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
216 PM EST Tue Nov 24 2020

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland 
waters a moderate chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...East winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate
chop. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. 
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots then becoming south
around 5 knots early in the afternoon, then becoming west around
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
light chop. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland
waters smooth. 
.FRIDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming north late in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North 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. 
.SATURDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming north late in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds around 5 knots then becoming east
around 10 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop. 
.SUNDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. 

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