Marine Weather for GM 073

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 4:30 PM EST on February 8, 2016
A Small Craft Advisory in effect for increasing winds
Straits Of Florida From Ocean Reef To Craig Key Out 20 Nm-
Straits Of Florida From Craig Key To West End Of Seven Mile
Bridge Out 20 Nm-
Straits Of Florida From West End Of Seven Mile Bridge To South Of
Halfmoon Shoal Out 20 Nm-
Straits Of Florida From Halfmoon Shoal To 20 Nm West Of Dry
Tortugas Out 20 Nm-
Straits Of Florida From Ocean Reef To Craig Key 20 To 60 Nm Out-
Straits Of Florida From Craig Key To West End Of Seven Mile
Bridge 20 To 60 Nm Out-
Straits Of Florida From West End Of Seven Mile Bridge To South Of
Halfmoon Shoal 20 To 60 Nm Out-
Straits Of Florida From Halfmoon Shoal To 20 Nm West Of Dry
Tortugas 20 To 60 Nm Out-
Tonight
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots...becoming west to northwest and increasing to 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet...building to 6 to 8 feet. Isolated showers.
Tuesday
West to northwest winds 20 to 25 knots...decreasing to near 20 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet.
Tuesday Night
West to northwest winds near 20 knots...decreasing to near 15 knots. Seas subsiding to 5 to 7 feet.
Wednesday
Northwest winds near 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Wednesday Night
Northwest to north winds near 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet.
Thursday
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Thursday Night Through Friday Night
North to northeast winds near 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Saturday And Saturday Night
North to northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.

Watches & Warnings

Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 10:25 PM EST Feb. 8, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect...

* winds... west to northwest winds will increase to 20 to 25 knots
tonight.

* Waves/seas... seas will build to as high as 8 feet tonight...
and 10 feet tomorrow on our western most Gulf and Florida Straits
waters.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 20 to 33 knots...
and/or seas 7 feet or higher... are expected to produce hazardous
conditions for small craft. Inexperienced boaters... especially
those with smaller vessels... should avoid operating in these
conditions.





Marine Weather Maps

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Marine Weather Links

Atlantic coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Ocean Reef out to 60 nm and Gulf coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee out 20 nm and Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach out 60 nm...including the waters of Biscayne Bay and Lake Okeechobee.

Gulf coastal waters from Bonita Beach to the mouth of the Suwannee River out to 60 nm.

Atlantic waters from Ocean Reef to 20 nm west of Dry Tortugas out 60 nm...Florida Bay...Gulf waters from 20 nm to 60 nm west of Chokoloskee to 20 nm west of Dry Tortugas...including the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary

Fornia waters from 60 nm to 250 nm offshore.

Atlantic coastal waters from Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm

Gulf coastal waters from the mouth of the Suwannee River to Destin out to 60 nm

Pascagoula to Atchafalaya River out 60 nm

Coastal waters from lower Atchafalaya to High Island TX out 60 nm

South Santee River SC to Savannah GA out 20 nm and Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA out 60 nm...including Charleston Harbor and Grays Reef National marine Sanctuary

Gulf coastal waters Destin to Pascagoula out 60 nm

Atlc coastal waters from Flagler Beach to Jupiter Inlet out 60 nm

Marine & Boating Location Search

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Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
Vaca Key, FL 66.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
No Stations Reporting

C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Sombrero Key, FL SMKF1
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Long Key, FL LONF1 65 °F
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Alligator Reef
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Molasses Reef, FL MLRF1 74 °F
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