Marine Weather Net

Apalachicola to Destin FL out 20 NM Marine Forecast


TODAY

NW
WINDS
5 - 10
KNOTS

TONIGHT

NW
WINDS
5 - 10
KNOTS

MONDAY

E
WINDS
10 - 15
KNOTS

MONDAY NIGHT

E
WINDS
15 - 20
KNOTS

The Marine Weather Forecast In Detail:
GMZ750 Forecast Issued: 225 AM EDT Sun May 31 2020

Today...Northwest Winds 5 To 10 Knots Becoming West 5 To 10 Knots In The Afternoon. Seas 1 To 2 Feet. Dominant Period 3 Seconds. Protected Waters A Light Chop.
Tonight...Northwest Winds 5 To 10 Knots Becoming Northeast 10 To 15 Knots Early In The Morning. Seas 1 To 2 Feet. Dominant Period 4 Seconds. Protected Waters A Light Chop.
Monday...East Winds 10 To 15 Knots. Seas 1 To 2 Feet. Dominant Period 3 Seconds. Protected Waters A Light Chop.
Monday Night...East Winds 15 To 20 Knots. Seas 2 To 4 Feet. Dominant Period 3 Seconds. Protected Waters Choppy.
Tuesday...Southeast Winds 10 To 15 Knots. Seas 2 To 4 Feet. Dominant Period 4 Seconds. Protected Waters A Moderate Chop.
Tuesday Night...Southeast Winds 10 To 15 Knots. Seas 2 To 3 Feet. Protected Waters A Light Chop. Slight Chance Of Showers And Thunderstorms.
Wednesday...Southeast Winds 10 To 15 Knots. Seas 2 To 3 Feet. Protected Waters A Light Chop. Slight Chance Of Showers And Thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night...Southeast Winds 5 To 10 Knots. Seas 2 To 3 Feet. Protected Waters A Light Chop. Slight Chance Of Showers And Thunderstorms In The Evening, Then Chance Of Showers And Thunderstorms After Midnight.
Thursday...Southeast Winds 10 To 15 Knots. Seas 2 To 3 Feet. Protected Waters A Light Chop. Chance Of Showers And Thunderstorms.
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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
229am EDT Sunday May 31 2020

.NEAR TERM [TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT]... As a weak frontal boundary slowly moves through today, it will be followed up by high pressure building in from the Ohio Valley. Total column moisture will decrease as mid level dry air increases on northwesterly flow. Some clouds today, mainly high clouds from upstream tropical moisture, will decrease through the day with mostly sunny skies and highs around 90 degrees. Mostly clear skies tonight with lows falling to around 70 degrees.

.SHORT TERM [TOMORROW THROUGH TUESDAY]... In the upper levels, a deep trough over the East Coast will move out of the region tonight as a ridge builds in from the west. At the surface, high pressure will be centered near the Mid-Atlantic states. Low level winds will be easterly or southeasterly. A drier air mass will be in place and POPs will be much lower below 15 percent. Highs will be in the upper 80s and lower 90s. Lows will be in the 60s and near 70s.

Long Term - Tuesday Night Through Sunday
In the upper levels, a ridge will be over the Southeast until a weak trough moves in late in the week. At the surface, high pressure will be in the Atlantic. Low pressure will develop near the Yucatan Peninsula in the Gulf of Mexico. Deep layer southerly flow will bring increasing moisture to the region. POPs will increase late this week with the best chance for showers and thunderstorms on Friday and Saturday. Highs will be in the upper 80s and near 90. Lows will be in the upper 60s and near 70.

Marine
Light northerly winds will increase and become easterly tomorrow. Light to moderate easterly winds will continue until winds become southeasterly late in the week. Drier weather is expected the next few days. A wet pattern will return late in the week.

Fire Weather
Drier air will move into the southeast today and minimum relative humidity will remain above critical levels. Marginally high dispersions are possible Monday. No other hazardous fire weather conditions are expected.

Hydrology
Most local rivers are steady or slowly rising. Drier weather is expected over the next few days. Forecast rainfall totals are quarter of an inch or less over the next 5 days. There are no flooding concerns at this time.

NOAA Tallahassee FL Office: Watches - Warnings - Advisories
FL...None. GA...None. AL...None. GM...None.