Beach & Marine Forecast thru Jan 23

Winds and seas will continue to slowly subside tonight and Saturday ...but still remain at advisory levels well offshore through Saturday morning.

Much lighter winds are likely Sunday and Monday as a high pressure ridge settles across the coastal waters.

Winds and seas may increase to exercise caution levels late Monday or Tuesday as a dry cold front moves south across the region.

Forecast as of 1:49 PM EST on January 18, 2013

Small craft operators should exercise caution

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-

Tonight
Northeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet...except 2 to 4 feet Apalachee Bay. Protected waters a moderate chop.

Saturday
Northeast wind around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Protected waters a light to moderate chop becoming smooth in the afternoon.

Saturday Night
Northeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Protected waters a light chop.

Sunday
North wind around 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Protected waters smooth.

Sunday Night
North wind around 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Protected waters smooth.

Monday
North wind around 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Protected waters smooth.

Monday Night
North wind around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Protected waters a light to moderate chop.

Tuesday
North wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Protected waters a light to moderate chop.

Tuesday Night
North wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Protected waters a light to moderate chop.

Wednesday
North wind around 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Protected waters smooth.


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