..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT
Synopsis: A strong cold front will pass the Keys coastal waters
on Sunday morning, exiting the upper Straits of Florida early in
the afternoon. The front will be preceded by freshening south-
southwest breezes tonight, then followed by a shift to strong
northwest winds that will peak in strength on Sunday afternoon.
Northerly winds will ease Sunday night and Monday morning, with a
relative lull in wind early Monday afternoon. Then strong high
pressure will emerge off the North Carolina coast on Tuesday,
causing easterly winds to freshen and become strong for Tuesday
and Wednesday. The next cold front may cross the waters late next
The Approximate Shoreward Edge of the Gulf Stream is currently
Southeast winds near 15 knots early, becoming southwest and increasing to near 20 knots late. Seas 2 to 4 feet. isolated showers early, then scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Southwest winds near 20 knots, becoming northwest near 25 knots in the morning. Seas 4 to 7 feet, building to 6 to 10 feet in the afternoon. Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.
North winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 11 feet.
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots, decreasing to near 15 mph. Seas 6 to 9 feet subsiding to 5 to 7 feet in the afternoon.
East winds increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 8 feet. Isolated showers.
East winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet. Isolated showers.
East to southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 8 to 11 feet. Isolated showers.
Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 9 feet. Isolated showers.
Southeast to south winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet, subsiding to 5 to 7 feet after midnight. Isolated showers.
South to southwest winds 15 to 20 knots, decreasing to near 15 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
West to northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet. Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms.