Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound Marine Forecast
|Rest Of Tonight...North Winds 5 To 10 Knots Then Becoming Northeast After Midnight. Bay And Inland Waters A Light Chop.|
|Wednesday...Northeast Winds Around 15 Knots. Bay And Inland Waters A Moderate Chop.|
|Wednesday Night...Northeast Winds Around 15 Knots Diminishing To 5 To 10 Knots Toward Morning. Bay And Inland Waters A Moderate Chop.|
|Thursday...East Winds Around 10 Knots. Bay And Inland Waters A Light Chop.|
|Thursday Night...East Winds Around 10 Knots. Bay And Inland Waters A Light Chop.|
|Friday...Southeast Winds Around 10 Knots. Bay And Inland Waters A Light Chop.|
|Friday Night...Southeast Winds Around 10 Knots. Bay And Inland Waters A Light Chop. Scattered Showers And Isolated Thunderstorms.|
|Saturday...Southeast Winds Around 5 Knots Then Becoming South Around 10 Knots Late In The Morning, Then Becoming Northwest In The Afternoon. Bay And Inland Waters A Light Chop. Scattered Showers In The Morning. Isolated Thunderstorms.|
| Gulf coastal waters from Bonita Beach to the Suwannee River out 60 NM - GMZ800|
729 PM EST Tue Dec 1 2020
Easterly flow returns Wednesday as surface high pressure builds to our north. Winds remain elevated through remainder of the work week but are expected to remain below advisory criteria. Another cold front is expected Friday into Saturday bringing a chance for showers and a few thunderstorms.
| Area Forecast Discussion|
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL
724pm EST Tuesday Dec 1 2020
.FOR THE EVENING Canadian high pressure has settled over west central and southwest Florida with clear skies, light winds, and seasonably cold conditions. Strong radiational cooling tonight will allow temperatures to drop into the upper 20s/lower 30s across the nature coast...mid to upper 30s central...and upper 30s to lower 40s south. Patchy frost may develop toward sunrise at many locations away from the coast. A freeze warning is in effect from Hernando county north tonight.
The area of high pressure will move over the southeast U.S. on Wednesday with boundary layer winds veering to the northeast. Slightly warmer on Wednesday but still on the cool side with temperatures generally in the 60s. As the high moves over the western Atlantic on Thursday, winds will veer to the east with temperatures rebounding back to near climatic normals.
NOAA Tampa FL Office: Watches - Warnings - Advisories
FL...Freeze Warning from 2am to 8am EST Wednesday for Coastal Citrus-Coastal Hernando-Coastal Levy-Inland Citrus-Inland Hernando-Inland Levy-Sumter.