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CWFTBW

Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
854 PM EST Mon Dec 10 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. 


GMZ870-111000-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
854 PM EST Mon Dec 10 2018

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
A slight chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 knots 
in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A slight chance 
of sprinkles. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots increasing to around 
15 knots toward morning. Seas 2 feet. 
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 15 knots becoming south
around 20 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Showers likely 
and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds around 20 knots. Gusts around 35 knots.
Seas 6 to 8 feet. Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 20 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Seas 10 to 14 feet. A chance of showers. 
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds around 20 knots. Seas 10 to 14 feet. 
A slight chance of showers. 

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