Marine Weather for GM 655

Last Update: 335 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

20NM SW Destin FL

Marine Zone Forecast

SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. WINDS AND SEAS WILL BE HIGHER IN AND AROUND THUNDERSTORMS.
 
Synopsis: A light to moderate onshore flow is expected to continue over the marine area through Friday. Easterly winds and seas will begin to build by Saturday and continue into early next week in response to a developing area of low pressure tracking northward over the central Gulf of Mexico. Hazardous conditions for small craft can be expect Saturday through early next week.

Tonight
South winds 8 to 13 knots becoming southwest 3 to 8 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Dominant wave period 7 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Friday
South winds 3 to 8 knots increasing to 8 to 13 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Dominant wave period 7 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the morning, then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

Friday Night
South winds 8 to 13 knots becoming southeast 3 to 8 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Dominant wave period 7 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Saturday
East winds 8 to 13 knots increasing to 13 to 18 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant wave period 7 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

Saturday Night
East winds 13 to 18 knots becoming northeast 18 to 23 knots. Seas around 4 feet building to around 6 feet. Dominant wave period 7 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms.

Sunday
Northeast winds 30 to 35 knots. Seas around 8 feet building to around 10 feet. Dominant wave period 9 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms.

Sunday Night
Southeast winds 30 to 35 knots. Seas 11 to 13 feet. Dominant wave period 7 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms.

Monday
South winds 30 to 35 knots. Seas 11 to 13 feet. Dominant wave period 7 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms.

Monday Night
South winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 8 to 10 feet. Showers and thunderstorms.

Tuesday
South winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet. Showers and thunderstorms.

Tuesday Night
Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.


 

 

 

Tides for Pensacola Bay Entrance starting with May 24, 2018.

Day        High      Tide  Height   Sunrise    Moon  Time      % Moon
           /Low      Time    Feet    Sunset                    Visible

Th  24      Low   2:28 AM     0.3   5:50 AM     Set  2:57 AM      67
    24     High   9:18 AM     0.7   7:42 PM    Rise  3:11 PM
    24      Low   5:22 PM     0.4
    24     High   7:40 PM     0.5

F   25      Low   1:22 AM     0.4   5:50 AM     Set  3:33 AM      77
    25     High   8:32 AM     0.8   7:43 PM    Rise  4:10 PM
    25      Low   6:12 PM     0.2

Sa  26     High   8:23 AM     1.0   5:50 AM     Set  4:09 AM      85
    26      Low   6:55 PM     0.1   7:43 PM    Rise  5:08 PM

Su  27     High   8:34 AM     1.1   5:49 AM     Set  4:45 AM      92
    27      Low   7:36 PM    -0.1   7:44 PM    Rise  6:05 PM

M   28     High   8:55 AM     1.2   5:49 AM     Set  5:22 AM      96
    28      Low   8:17 PM    -0.1   7:44 PM    Rise  7:01 PM

Tu  29     High   9:22 AM     1.3   5:49 AM     Set  6:02 AM      99
    29      Low   9:00 PM    -0.2   7:45 PM    Rise  7:56 PM

W   30     High   9:53 AM     1.3   5:48 AM     Set  6:44 AM      99
    30      Low   9:44 PM    -0.2   7:45 PM    Rise  8:49 PM

Th  31     High  10:27 AM     1.3   5:48 AM     Set  7:29 AM      98
    31      Low  10:30 PM    -0.2   7:46 PM    Rise  9:40 PM

F    1     High  11:02 AM     1.3   5:48 AM     Set  8:17 AM      95
     1      Low  11:14 PM    -0.2   7:47 PM    Rise 10:27 PM

Sa   2     High  11:38 AM     1.2   5:48 AM     Set  9:07 AM      90
     2      Low  11:53 PM    -0.2   7:47 PM    Rise 11:11 PM

Su   3     High  12:12 PM     1.2   5:47 AM     Set  9:59 AM      84
     3                              7:48 PM    Rise 11:51 PM

M    4      Low  12:26 AM    -0.1   5:47 AM     Set 10:51 AM      77
     4     High  12:43 PM     1.1   7:48 PM

Tu   5      Low  12:51 AM    -0.1   5:47 AM    Rise 12:29 AM      68
     5     High   1:07 PM     1.0   7:49 PM     Set 11:45 AM

W    6      Low   1:08 AM     0.1   5:47 AM    Rise  1:05 AM      59
     6     High   1:07 PM     0.9   7:49 PM     Set 12:39 PM