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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
822 PM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

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. 


GMZ870-210915-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
822 PM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. 
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Scattered thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. 
.WEDNESDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Scattered
thunderstorms in the morning, then isolated thunderstorms in the
afternoon. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Isolated
thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered thunderstorms after
midnight. 
.THURSDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Scattered thunderstorms in the morning, then isolated thunderstorms
in the afternoon. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Isolated thunderstorms after midnight. 
.FRIDAY...South winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated
thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots then becoming
southeast after midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. Isolated
thunderstorms in the evening. Scattered thunderstorms after
midnight. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Scattered thunderstorms. 

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