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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. 


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Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
325 AM EDT Mon Aug 26 2019



.TODAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming west around
10 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay
and inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms until late
afternoon, then isolated thunderstorms late in the afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms toward morning. 
.TUESDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms in the morning,
then isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms
after midnight. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 15 knots diminishing to
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a
moderate chop. Isolated thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and
inland waters a light chop. Scattered thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots then becoming
north late in the evening, then then becoming southeast after
midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Scattered
thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated thunderstorms after
midnight. 
.FRIDAY...South 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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