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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. 


GMZ856-201015-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
805 PM EST Wed Jan 19 2022

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

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