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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
855 PM EST Mon Feb 18 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. 


GMZ870-191000-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
855 PM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds increasing to around 15 knots. Seas 
2 to 4 feet. Patchy sea fog. A slight chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY...East winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. 
.THURSDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots becoming southwest around 
5 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots becoming east in the 
late evening and overnight. Seas 2 feet. 
.SATURDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. 

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