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Old 10-16-2008, 09:52 PM
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Tonight
Northeast To East Winds Near 20 Knots...decreasing To 15
To 20 Knots Overnight. Seas Beyond The Reef 5 To 9 Feet...subsiding
To 4 To 8 Feet Late. Seas Higher In The Gulf Stream. Seas Inside The
Reef 2 To 3 Feet. Nearshore Waters Rough...becoming Choppy Late.
Isolated Showers.

Friday
East Winds 15 To 20 Knots...decreasing To Near 15 Knots.
Seas Beyond The Reef Subsiding To 4 To 6 Feet. Seas Higher In The
Gulf Stream. Seas Inside The Reef 2 To 3 Feet. Nearshore Waters
Choppy. Isolated Showers.

Friday Night
East Winds Near 15 Knots...decreasing To 10 To 15
Knots. Seas Beyond The Reef 3 To 5 Feet...except Higher In The Gulf
Stream. Seas Inside The Reef Around 2 Feet. Nearshore Waters
Becoming A Light To Moderate Chop. Isolated Showers.

Saturday
Mainly East Near 10 Knots. Seas Beyond The Reef 2 To 4
Feet. Seas Inside The Reef Around 1 Foot. Nearshore Waters A Light
Chop. Isolated Showers.

Saturday Night
Northeast To East Winds Increasing To 10 To 15
Knots. Seas Beyond The Reef 2 To 4 Feet...except Higher In The Gulf
Stream. Seas Inside The Reef 1 To 2 Feet. Nearshore Waters A Light
To Moderate Chop. Isolated Showers.

Sunday
Northeast Winds Increasing To 15 To 20 Knots. Seas Beyond
The Reef Building To 4 To 6 Feet. Seas Higher In The Gulf Stream.
Seas Inside The Reef Building To 2 To 3 Feet. Nearshore Waters
Becoming Choppy. Isolated Showers.

Monday And Tuesday
Northeast To East Winds 15 To 20 Knots. Seas
Beyond The Reef 4 To 7 Feet. Seas Higher In The Gulf Stream. Seas
Inside The Reef 2 To 3 Feet. Nearshore Waters Choppy. Isolated
Showers.
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Tonight
Northeast To East Winds Increasing To Near 20 Knots And
Gusty. Seas Beyond The Reef Building To 4 To 7 Feet. Seas Higher In
The Gulf Stream. Seas Inside The Reef Building To 2 To 3 Feet.
Nearshore Waters Becoming Rough. Isolated Showers.

Monday And Monday Night
Northeast To East Winds Near 20 Knots.
Seas Beyond The Reef 4 To 7 Feet. Seas Higher In The Gulf Stream.
Seas Inside The Reef 2 To 3 Feet. Nearshore Waters Rough. Isolated
Showers.

Tuesday And Tuesday Night
Northeast To East Winds 15 To 20
Knots And Gusty. Seas Beyond The Reef 4 To 7 Feet. Seas Higher In
The Gulf Stream. Seas Inside The Reef 2 To 3 Feet. Nearshore Waters
Choppy. Isolated Showers.

Wednesday
Northeast To East Winds 15 To 20 Knots. Seas Beyond
The Reef 4 To 6 Feet. Seas Higher In The Gulf Stream. Seas Inside
The Reef 2 To 3 Feet. Nearshore Waters Choppy. Scattered Showers And
Thunderstorms.

Thursday And Friday
East Winds 15 To 20 Knots. Seas Beyond The
Reef 4 To 6 Feet. Seas Higher In The Gulf Stream. Seas Inside The
Reef 2 To 3 Feet. Nearshore Waters Choppy. Scattered Showers And
Thunderstorms.
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Two weeks and counting!

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This Afternoon
Southeast Winds Near 20 Knots...decreasing To
Near 15 Knots. Seas Beyond The Reef 5 To 8 Feet...subsiding To 3 To
6 Feet. Seas Inside The Reef 2 To 3 Feet...subsiding To 1 To 2 Feet.
Nearshore Waters Rough...becoming A Moderate Chop. Scattered Showers
And Thunderstorms.

Tonight
Southeast Winds 10 To 15 Knots. Seas Beyond The Reef 2 To
4 Feet. Seas Inside The Reef 1 To 2 Feet. Nearshore Waters A Light
To Moderate Chop. Scattered Showers And Thunderstorms.

Saturday
South Winds Near 10 Knots...becoming Variable Late. Seas
Beyond The Reef 2 To 3 Feet. Seas Inside The Reef Around 1 Foot.
Nearshore Waters A Light Chop. Scattered Showers And Thunderstorms.

Saturday Night
Variable Winds Near 10 Knots Early...becoming
North To Northeast And Increasing To 10 To 15 Knots. Seas Beyond The
Reef 2 To 3 Feet Early...building To 2 To 4 Feet...except Higher In
The Gulf Stream. Seas Inside The Reef Around 1 Foot Early...building
To 1 To 2 Feet. Nearshore Waters A Light To Moderate Chop. Scattered
Showers And Thunderstorms.

Sunday
North To Northeast Winds Near 15 Knots. Seas Beyond The
Reef 3 To 5 Feet. Seas Higher In The Gulf Stream. Seas Inside The
Reef Around 2 Feet. Nearshore Waters A Moderate Chop. Scattered
Showers.

Monday
North Winds Increasing To 15 To 20 Knots. Seas Beyond The
Reef Building To 4 To 6 Feet...except Higher In The Gulf Stream.
Seas Inside The Reef Building To 2 To 3 Feet. Nearshore Waters
Choppy To Rough. Isolated Showers.

Tuesday
North Winds 15 To 20 Knots And Gusty. Seas Beyond The
Reef 4 To 6 Feet. Seas Higher In The Gulf Stream. Seas Inside The
Reef 2 To 3 Feet. Nearshore Waters Rough.
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Pete, here is a cool site I sometimes refer to but hard to beat NOAA.

Bob

http://www.stormsurfing.com/cgi/display.cgi?a=gom_wave

PS - Happy Birthday !!

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Pete, here is a cool site I sometimes refer to but hard to beat NOAA.

Bob

http://www.stormsurfing.com/cgi/disp.../> a=gom_wave
There are a couple kite surfing sites i got to for wind direction/forecasts as well.

Just hoping for some decent swells which should make for some good shooting.
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Happy Birthday Pete! We hope you have a wonderful day.

Keep the forecasts coming!

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A week to go:

TODAY
NORTH WINDS NEAR 25 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS BEYOND THE REEF 6
TO 8 FEET EXCEPT 7 TO 10 FEET IN A NORTH SWELL IN THE WATERS WEST OF
KEY WEST. SEAS HIGHER IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS INSIDE THE REEF 2 TO
5 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS VERY ROUGH.

TONIGHT
NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 25 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS
BEYOND THE REEF 6 TO 8 FEET EXCEPT 7 TO 10 FEET IN A NORTH SWELL IN
THE WATERS WEST OF KEY WEST. SEAS HIGHER IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS
INSIDE THE REEF 2 TO 5 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS VERY ROUGH.

WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25
KNOTS. SEAS BEYOND THE REEF 5 TO 9 FEET...EXCEPT HIGHER IN THE GULF
STREAM. SEAS INSIDE THE REEF 2 TO 4 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS VERY
ROUGH.

THURSDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS BEYOND THE REEF 5 TO
8 FEET...EXCEPT HIGHER IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS INSIDE THE REEF 2 TO
3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS ROUGH.

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS BEYOND
THE REEF 5 TO 8 FEET...EXCEPT HIGHER IN THE GULF STREAM. SEAS INSIDE
THE REEF 2 TO 3 FEET. NEARSHORE WATERS ROUGH. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
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I'm prying for BIG WATER....BIG WATER....BIG WATER.....
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