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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
1027 AM EDT Mon May 20 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. 


GMZ856-202130-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
1027 AM EDT Mon May 20 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...East winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest
early in the afternoon, then becoming northwest around 10 knots late
in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light
chop. 
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots then becoming southeast
around 10 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in
the evening. 
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming west late in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters smooth. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots then becoming southeast
around 10 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...East winds around 5 knots then becoming northeast
around 10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around
15 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop. 
.THURSDAY...East winds around 15 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots
early in the afternoon, then increasing to around 15 knots late in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay 
and inland waters choppy. 
.FRIDAY...East winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and
inland waters a moderate chop. 

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