East to southeast winds around 10 knots will persist for the upcoming week with seas generally 2 feet or less.
Slightly stronger winds and seas are possible this afternoon and evening but those should subside tonight.
Numerous thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and tonight ...with scattered thunderstorms expected for the remainder of the week.
Forecast as of 3:13 PM EDT on August 18, 2013
Coastal Waters From Apalachicola To Destin Fl Out 20 Nm-
Waters From Apalachicola To Destin Fl From 20 To 60 Nm-
Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots becoming around 10 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Protected waters a light to moderate chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Protected waters smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Monday Night Through Friday
East wind around 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Protected waters a light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.