Beach & Gulf Forecast thru Aug 29

Easterly winds will increase close to 15 knots overnight especially offshore.

After subsiding briefly during the day on Sunday...they will increase again to 15 to 20 knots on Sunday night with seas building as high as 4 feet offshore.

Lighter winds and seas are expected after that.

Showers and storms will be more isolated than is usual for Summer.

Forecast as of 2:35 PM EDT on August 24, 2013
Apalachee Bay-
Coastal Waters From Apalachicola To Destin Fl Out 20 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Ochlockonee River To Apalachicola Fl Out To
20 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Suwannee River To Keaton Beach Fl Out 20 Nm-
Waters From Apalachicola To Destin Fl From 20 To 60 Nm-
Waters From Suwannee River To Apalachicola Fl From 20 To 60 Nm-

Tonight
East wind 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots late tonight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Protected waters smooth increasing to a light to moderate chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Sunday
East wind 10 to 15 knots becoming 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet offshore and 1 to 2 feet nearshore. Protected waters a light to moderate chop becoming smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Sunday Night
East wind 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet building to 3 to 4 feet after midnight. Protected waters a light to moderate chop increasing to choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Monday
Northeast wind 15 to 20 knots becoming 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet offshore and 2 to 3 feet nearshore. Protected waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Monday Night
East wind around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Protected waters a light to moderate chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Tuesday
East wind around 15 knots becoming 5 to 10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet offshore and 1 to 2 feet nearshore. Protected waters a light to moderate chop becoming smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Tuesday Night
Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Protected waters smooth.

Wednesday
Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Protected waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Wednesday Night
South wind around 5 knots becoming south. Seas 1 foot or less. Protected waters smooth.

Thursday
Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Protected waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.


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